Ridgewood School

2420 Saint Paris Pike
Springfield, OH 45504-0455
Tel: (937)399-8900
Grades: K-8 | 80 students
Ridgewood has an intimate, quiet setting which sets it apart from other private schools in the area.
Ridgewood has an intimate, quiet setting which sets it apart from other private schools in the area.
Ridgewood School provides the best possible educational opportunity for all students so they can become adaptable and productive lifelong learners.
We believe in upholding the premise that outstanding preparation for future academic and life challenges is paramount; inspiring each individual student to achieve academic excellence in an environment that is challenging and developmentally appropriate; reaching each student's fullest potential through a caring, professional staff and a supportive home environment; and encouraging each student's self-expression and unique way of thinking.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1918

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Ridgewood School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Mrs. DeeDee Rigney
Admissions Associate Mrs. Beth Woods


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Soccer, VolleyballSoccerVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Gym Games, Chess Club, Computer Enrichment Classes, National Trail Parks and Recreation Sports, Roller Skating, Science Olympiad, Student Government, Tennis, Volleyball for 7th/8th grade girls, Yearbook Chess Club, Roller Skating, Tennis, Yearbook, After School Gym Games,
Computer Enrichment Classes,
National Trail Parks and Recreation Sports,
Science Olympiad,
Student Government,
Volleyball for 7th/8th grade girls,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Catholic Central High School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Catholic Central Elementary - Limestone Campus (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. John S Lutheran School & Child Care (2.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield
    Grades: K-7 | 256 students
    1.3 miles
    1817 N Limestone St
    Springfield, OH 45503
  • Springfield
    Maiden Lane Educare
    (Church of God)
    Grades: KG-1 | 12 students
    1.9 miles
    1201 Maiden Ln
    Springfield, OH 45504
  • Springfield
    St. John S Lutheran School & Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: NS-PK | 19 students
    2.2 miles
    27 N Wittenberg Ave
    Springfield, OH 45502
  • Springfield
    Grades: PK-8 | 93 students
    2.3 miles
    311 W High St
    Springfield, OH 45506
  • Springfield
    Grades: K-7 | 230 students
    2.7 miles
    800 Lagonda Ave
    Springfield, OH 45503

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It is the best school ever for kids in this area. It has one-on-one learning and is very efficient in the teaching of students.
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