Special Programs

Welcome to Special Programs

The Ridgewood Public Schools recognizes its responsibilities to locate, identify and provide appropriate services for students in the district who may have special needs and/or disabilities. These special services are administered by the Special Programs Office and are consistent with both State and Federal regulations. Ridgewood's special programs include Basic Skills instruction, English as a Second Language Instruction and Special Education programs and related services.

Our Mission

To support students, teachers and parents in our community to address the diverse needs of students through a variety of programs so that they can access the curriculum to improve academically, socially, and emotionally.

Special programs staff

District News

Upcoming Events
   BOE Regular Public Meeting
   Sep 23 2019 at 07:00 PM
   Wellbeing Series: documentary film screening of Angst
   Sep 25 2019
   Rosh Hashanah (schools closed)
   Sep 30 2019
   BOE Regular Public Meeting
   Oct 07 2019 at 07:30 PM
   Yom Kippur (schools closed)
   Oct 09 2019
   Coffee & Conversation with the BOE & Superintendent
   Oct 10 2019 at 09:00 AM
   Professional Development Day (no school for students)
   Oct 14 2019