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In the News at RES

At Ridgebury, we love sharing the good news about our wonderful students and staff members. And we have a lot of great things to share! Read all about our accomplishments, past happenings, upcoming events, and so much more. 

RPS Hires New Ridgebury Principal, Mary Scalise
New Ridgebury Principal Mary Scalise

Ridgefield Public Schools announced the appointment of Mary Scalise as the new Ridgebury Elementary principal. Ms. Scalise comes to Ridgefield from the Darien Public Schools where she has worked since 2006 as an assistant principal, department chair for special services, and a school psychologist in elementary and middle schools. Please see our Ridgebury Elementary School principal press release for more information.

Summer Bridge Activities K–5

Summer break is almost here: a time to have fun with family and friends without following the typical school schedule! Reading, writing, and engaging in mathematics can be part of summer fun. Check out our Bridge to Summer Learning flyer for suggested, relevant activities to help your child maintain learning while having fun. Have a wonderful summer!

Superintendent Responds to School Shooting; Principals Offer Resources

Dr. Da Silva and the RPS building principals issued responses to the school shooting in Texas, which can be viewed below. 

The principals offer resources for families trying to support their children during this time.

RPS Releases Draft Safe Return Plan

Please learn more about RPS current plans for the fall, which are required by the state of CT in order to access ARP ESSER funds in August (COVID relief funds).