A Celebration of Banned Books

Jillian Haggard '16

November 1, 2014

As Ridge students entered the Media Center this September, a surprise greeted them: Harry Potter, The Catcher in the Rye, and To Kill a Mockingbird, among others, formed a display under the words, "Banned Books." In conjunction ...

Freshman Fears

Amanda Wang ‘18

November 1, 2014

Every year, just after Labor Day, students begin to set their alarm clocks and say goodbye to summer in preparation for the first day of school. For high school freshmen, the challenge of attending a new school looms in front...

Getting Picture-Perfect for Prom

Yunhee Kang '15

May 1, 2014

When February rolls around, the whole aura of Ridge shifts dramatically. Students, filled with what was previously stress from studying, now become relaxed as they see the end of the school year drawing near (a trait markedly...

World Language Month: Connecting Cultures

Maddie King'16

April 29, 2014

As winter finally comes to a close, an annual tradition returns to Ridge High School: World Language Month. In the span of one month, students are able to learn about each language offered here at Ridge. World Language Month...

Theater, and a Love Story of a Different Kind

Hyojiin Lee 16’

February 24, 2014

Robin Hood arrives in eighteenth century America in the musical, “The Robber Bridegroom”. In Ms. Megan Kern’s spring musical at Ridge High School, a likeable rogue (played by AJ D’Ambrosio) courts a wealthy man’s...

The Lullaby of Ridge High Students: Sleep Deprivation at Ridge

Lynne Bekdash ‘16

February 24, 2014

What is the lullaby of Ridge High students? Is it the scratch of pencil on paper, or the click of a mouse while perusing Facebook? Is it the rustling of textbook pages and the sighs of resignation, or are the nightlights of Ridge...

New School Schedule

Louise Choi ‘17

February 24, 2014

 Everyone has a wish. For some, it may be something as extraordinary as going to the moon, but for others it’s as simple as skipping school for one day. Many students have yearned for the school year to end earlier, and so ...

The Science League Craze?

Karen Shen '16

February 24, 2014

Every Monday morning, you’ll see a flock of students make their weekly pilgrimage to Ridge. What motivates them to voluntarily come to school extra early on a Monday morning? Free bagels in the cafeteria? Extra credit to hel...

Ridge’s Ending Hunger Alliance

Sharmila Tamby '14, Senior Writer

December 18, 2013

Aiming to spread awareness regarding the issue of global hunger, the Ending Hunger Alliance was created this year by Sophia Yan ’15 and Esha Patel ‘15. Since world hunger is running rampant in today’s society, this club...

No-Shave November

Laila El Agizy ‘16

December 18, 2013

As you walk along the corridors at school, on November 1 of every year, you notice something has changed, but you cannot quite say what. You realize that it has to do with the male population of the school, and suddenly you remember:...

Ridge Marches Main Street

Vivek Gurumoorthy ’18

December 18, 2013

Disney, a place of dreams and… drum majors? The Ridge Marching Band got the chance to work with musical professionals and enjoy rides during a trip to Florida’s Disney World. A once in a lifetime experience, to say the...

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