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 model dignity and empathy while providing support to students with special needs in recognizing and using their abilities, skills, and strengths to foster independence and success as life-long learners and productive members of an inclusive community.  

Upcoming Events
   Board of Education Regular Public Meeting
   Jun 12 2023 at 07:00 PM
   Schools Closed - Juneteenth
   Jun 19 2023
   Minimum Day - Last Day of School
   Jun 22 2023 at 06:00 AM
   RHS Graduation
   Jun 22 2023 at 05:00 PM
   Closing Day for Teachers
   Jun 23 2023
   Board of Education Regular Public Meeting
   Jun 26 2023 at 05:00 PM