Ridgefield Academy

2015 Pleasant Ridge Rd,
Greensboro, NC, 27410-0274
     Tel: (336)665-1200
Grades: 9 - 12 | 49 students
Originally founded in Georgetown, CT in 1975, Ridgefield Academy has been known for academic excellence and a strong commitment to character education.
We are a child-centric school, blending an academic curriculum that covers the core branches of knowledge with a broad and stimulating variety of enrichment activities, all in a close-knit, supportive learning environment.
The mission of Ridgefield Academy is to educate and encourage students to become knowledgeable, independent thinkers who are passionate about learning and embrace new challenges with confidence and enthusiasm.
We maintain high academic standards and emphasize the importance of responsibility, respect, and service to others in all areas of school life.
We strive to be an inclusive, diverse and close-knit community where our students are valued, supported and inspired to excel.
At Ridgefield Academy, our central goal is to help students gain the knowledge, skills, strength of character, and confidence to go forward and lead lives filled with promise.
We believe this is the essence of a good education, and it is what matters the most.
Our comprehensive curriculum is balanced to enable students to discover their strengths and make the most of their talents within the school community and beyond.
Flexibility, versatility and confidence are crucial to future success in a world defined by rapid change and evolution.
Our children need to learn basic skills and how to adapt and enhance those skills.
At Ridgefield Academy excellence is inspired, not forced.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 49 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Ridgefield Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Northwest Baptist Dcc (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwest Baptist Dcc (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Caldwell Academy (3.1 miles away)
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  • GreensboroNorthwest Baptist Dcc
    Special Program Emphasis  (Baptist)
    3605 Edgefield Road
    GreensboroNC27409
    (336)668-9627
    Special Program Emphasis  (Baptist)
    0.7 mi | 20 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • Oak RidgeOak Ridge Military Academy
    Po Box 498
    Oak RidgeNC27310
    (336)643-4131
    2.2 mi | 110 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • GreensboroCaldwell Academy
      (Christian)
    2900 Horse Pen Creek Rd
    GreensboroNC27410
    (336)665-1161
      (Christian)
    3.1 mi | 686 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • GreensboroGreensboro Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2856 Horse Pen Creek Rd
    GreensboroNC27410
    (336)668-0119
    Montessori School
    3.2 mi | 158 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • GreensboroNoble Academy
    Special Education School
    3310 Horse Pen Creek Road
    GreensboroNC27410
    (336)282-7044
    Special Education School
    3.6 mi | 184 students | Gr. K-12                      

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