The Art Show—Why You Should Come

Hannah Usadi ‘19

April 7, 2017No Comments

Walking through the Ridge Art Show, even the most prestigious of critics may fail to recognize these artists as high schoolers; the incredible work of these students displays talent far beyond their years. During the annual Ridge Art show held June 7 through June 9, Ridge High School displays...

Ridge Gets Worldly

Ridge Gets Worldly

Ahmed Sheikh ’18

April 7, 2017No Comments

This year, students and staff celebrated World Language Month at Ridge High School in early...

No Walk in the PARCC

James Gao ‘20

April 7, 2017No Comments

For many high schools, the standardized testing period becomes a burden that causes students immense stress. Administered in New Jersey and eight other states, PARCC, or the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, has become a graduation requirement in Bernards Township...

Neuroscience and Nerves: The Annual New Jersey Brain Bee

Neuroscience and Nerves: The Annual New Jersey Brain Bee

Sarah Ho ‘17, Editor-in-Chief

April 7, 2017No Comments

The air is so sharp with tension that it could double as a neurosurgeon’s scalpel. High school...

Ridge’s Spring Musical—Fiddler on the Roof

Ridge’s Spring Musical—Fiddler on the Roof

Emma Reilly ’20

February 16, 2017No Comments

On February 23, Ridge High School's Drama Club will produce the musical Fiddler on the Roof,...

Breaking the Barriers of Hearing, American Sign Language

Breaking the Barriers of Hearing, American Sign Language

John Tondora ‘20

February 16, 2017No Comments

As the last school year came to a close, Ridge High School not only said goodbye to a class...

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Does the Apple Fall Far From the Tree?

Does the Apple Fall Far From the Tree?

Diya Kulkarni ‘20

April 10, 2017No Comments

Ivanka Trump is a successful businesswoman, mother of three, and daughter of the forty-fifth...

The Promposal

The Promposal

Sanjana Sharma ‘18

April 10, 2017No Comments

As the flowers blossom and the warm weather teases, the boys and girls of Ridge are locked...

Prom is Pretty. Pretty Expensive.

Prom is Pretty. Pretty Expensive.

Louise Choi ‘17, School News Editor

April 10, 2017No Comments

A grandiose event hyped up by the media, prom celebrates the last year(s) of high school, allowing...

Rejection Based on Religion? Sad!

Rejection Based on Religion? Sad!

Saamia Khan ‘18

April 7, 2017No Comments

On the cold night of January 28, 2017, New Yorkers flocked to JFK International Airport with...

Is it the Mumps? The Measles? Oh No, it’s Senioritis!

Is it the Mumps? The Measles? Oh No, it’s Senioritis!

Keri Zhang ’17, Entertainment Editor

April 7, 2017No Comments

Grades drop like flies and students shrug in the face of mystified, frustrated adults—call...

No Waiting, No Trouble!

Gigi Duncan ‘20

April 7, 2017No Comments

Since the 1970’s, as many as 700,000 undocumented immigrants have entered the United States each year, taking refuge in the country [1]. With the introduction of President Trump’s “wall” and his various immigration policies, much debate has been sparked on whether people who have come...

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Civilians in Space

Civilians in Space

Amanda Wang ‘18

April 7, 2017No Comments

With the recent discovery of seven Earth-sized planets forty light-years away, endless possibilities await human advancement and knowledge in the massive Milky Way galaxy....

A New Era in Politics: Donald Trump’s Address to Congress

April 7, 2017

On February 28, 2017, President Donald Trump delivered his first address to Congress, replacing his provocative rhetoric with a less confrontational...

America’s Fate with a 51st State

America’s Fate with a 51st State

April 7, 2017

Among the fifty shining stars, the prospect of Washington D.C.’s statehood dims in comparison. Rep. Eleanor Norton of D.C., however, successfully...

Trump’s New Attorney General Plagued with Russian Ties

April 7, 2017

President Trump’s pick for Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, has recently been accused of lying under oath for claiming he had no interactions...

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Liberal Arts or STEM?

Liberal Arts or STEM?

Melissa Nora ‘18

April 7, 2017No Comments

For those considering liberal arts education in college, the dreaded question often arises: what opportunities do humanities majors have in the “real world”? Are jobs...

Remembering the Forgotten: Women on the Front Lines

Remembering the Forgotten: Women on the Front Lines

April 7, 2017

Despite popular belief, women have played an active role in the military since the birth of the United States, even if that role was previously...

Ridge Seniors on Leaving for College

Ridge Seniors on Leaving for College

April 7, 2017

Once each senior -- with a hard-earned acceptance in hand -- realizes how little time they have left at Ridge, a flood of emotions accompanies...

Wait…Where Is That, Again?

Wait…Where Is That, Again?

April 7, 2017

Can you pick out Ukraine on a map? Afghanistan? Iran? Israel? If yes, congratulations: you are better at geography than the vast majority of...

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Ridge High School News At Its Finest
Ridge High School News At Its Finest