RHS Investment Club helps Meals on Wheels

Students in the Investment Club at Ridgefield High School raised money for Meals on Wheels through their annual FUNDraiser. Meals on Wheels representative Debra Franceschini visited RHS on Thursday, June 15, to meet with club members and accept the donation. At the beginning of the school year, Investment Club President Tom Lombardozzi told family friends and Ridgefield resident Allan Linke … read more

RHS names class of 2018 award, scholarships winners

RHS Class of 2018 Awards and Scholarships Makyla N. Addison Hord Foundation Scholarship Nicole G. Alindogan Health Department Award Ridgefield Police Benevolent Association Scholarship Science Department Award Vivian C. Altopp English Department Award Sarah G. Armstrong Roma Pizzeria Scholarship Soccer Club of Ridgefield (SCOR) Scholarship World Language Department – Mandarin Kevin W. Arnold RHS Athletic Advisory Council (AAC) Scholar Athlete … read more

A walk to the fountain

  Ridgefield High School graduate and SPHERE member Alex Fischetti helped organize a community walk on June 5 that drew a crowd of about a dozen and a half residents. The group gathered outside of Planet Pizza, walked down Main Street to the fountain, and headed back down towards Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shoppe, where the trip concluded with some ice … read more

Prevention Plus: Student panelists provide advice

It happens every June, and every June it is cause for celebration. The Ridgefield Prevention Council celebrates this class of amazing RHS seniors for their many accomplishments as students, musicians, writers, athletes, volunteers, friends and community members. As a community organization with a goal to reduce risky behaviors, the RPC particularly recognizes and applauds those seniors who are making good … read more

Rise Against Hunger: Volunteers pack 11,000 meals in one hour

Success came smoother than expected at the Rise Against Hunger food-packaging event at Yanity Gym last Saturday morning. Four high school interns with the Jesse Lee United Methodist Church youth ministry — Jackson Cashman, Cassie Pavain, Eric Dollins, and Kendra Gordillo — organized the event that aimed to package 10,000 meals in under two hours. The goal was met in … read more

Letter: Remembering Mr. Dirk Bollenback

To the Editor: Throughout college and law school I had no finer teacher than Mr. Dirk Bollenback. I have often reflected upon the quality of teachers I experienced at Ridgefield High School and wondered why some of them were not teaching at the college level. I suspect it was partly because they actually liked us at our nascent stage of … read more

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