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Ridgebury Elementary School
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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. 

Important School Security Measures

Thank you for your close attention to the following reminders to keep RPS safe.

  • All RPS campuses are closed to the public during school hours. Please do not use RPS grounds as a place to walk, a way to cut through, or for any other reason.
  • All visitors must have an appointment with a staff member or a purpose for their visit.
  • Once granted access to the building, please do not hold the door open for a different guest entering the building.
September 2022 COVID Practices

RPS Fall 2022 COVID-19 Practices:

We hope that you have had a healthy summer. As we return to school, we have a few important updates on our COVID-19 Protocols. We ask that families review these carefully, and reach out to their school Principal or nurse with any questions. You can access these updates by clicking here:

News Regarding Food Service for the 2022–2023 School Year

The Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) advised that the federal government allocated funds for the Free School Meals for Children grant. Funding will support free lunches for all students in grades kindergarten through eight until funds are depleted. Please read the 2022–2023 Food Service Operations letter for more information.