2020 Best Communities for Music Education
2020 Best Communities for Music Education
Posted on 04/14/2020
This is the image for the news article titled 2020 Best Communities for Music EducationThe Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students. Ridgewood Public Schools is extremely proud of its music education program and is honored to be awarded this designation.

“We are fortunate and proud to have a robust and competitive K-12 music education program beginning with a comprehensive general/vocal music component in the elementary grades and incorporating curricular offerings in band, orchestra and choir from grades 5 through 12. The district also offers a variety of co-curricular ensembles, choral groups, an award-winning marching band, and a music production club. We believe that music adds tremendous value to a student’s educational experience, teaching them to be great listeners, leaders and teammates,” said Dr. Daniel Fishbein, Superintendent of Schools. “As a community with a long-standing history of support for the arts, this designation is a testament to the significance of music education to the families in Ridgewood.”

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