Digging into History: RHS duo to participate in World War I trench restoration program

Ridgefield High School sophomores Aaron Cohen and Mairead Lacey will be two of 15 Connecticut students who participate in a World War I trench restoration program in Seicheprey, France, through the Connecticut Heritage Foundation this summer. During the community service trip, students will work alongside 15-20 French students and under the direction of local historians to restore a section of … read more

Ridgefield High School production of Almost, Maine celebrated at CT Halo Awards

The Ridgefield High School November 2018 production of Almost, Maine won Best Contemporary Play at the 16th annual Halo Awards held on June 3 at the Palace Theatre in Waterbury. Junior Caroline Malley was awarded Best Comic Female Performance in a Play for her performance as Rhonda in Almost, Maine, and junior Shane Jaeger was awarded Best Stage Management for … read more

Post-grad party seeks volunteers

Ridgefield High School’s 35th annual post-graduation party is looking for more adults willing to volunteer to help run the night-long event. “It takes around 100 people to run this, we have about 25-30 volunteers,” said organizer Jean Macaluso. The party kicks off at 10 p.m. at the Parks and Rec center, and runs until 3:30 a.m., she said. Parents and … read more

Ridgefield High School unveils senior class awards, scholarships

The following is a list of awards and scholarships given to graduates of the Ridgefield High School class of 2019: Lazar A. Agoev Roma Pizzeria Scholarship The Creagh Family Scholarship The RHS Wrestling Booster Club Scholarship Dominic J. Ammirato Project Lead the Way Department Award Richard DiSalvo Engineering Scholarship Service Recognition to Lighting Club Caitlin E. Andrews Service Recognition to Knitting … read more

Ridgefield police arrest teenager for school shooting threat

A 14-year-old Ridgefield High School student has been arrested for threatening in the first degree and breach of peace in the second degree following a school shooting threat that cause RHS to dismiss its students early Thursday, May 30. An image that was taken from inside the girls bathroom at the school shows a written message that appears to read, “FIRST … read more

Ridgefield High written threat: ‘First shot at 10 … Get ready’

The written threat that sent Ridgefield High School students home early Thursday was a reference to a possible school shooting. An image that was taken from inside the girls bathroom at the school shows a written message that appears to read, “FIRST SHOT AT 10 … GET READY RHS 5/30/19.” Ridgefield students were dismissed at 9:30 a.m. “Out of an … read more

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