U.S. News rankings for top public high schools in the country.Ridge High School principal Frank Howlett contributes the schools family like atmosphere and teacher's above average dedication to making the
"I feel very proud of our staff and the resiliency they have demonstrated in adapting to the many changes that have affected education in recent years," said Howlett. "They are truly remarkable."
Out of 19,400 schools, Ridge High School was ranked 177th in the U.S. and 7th in the state of New Jersey.
Howlett says students who attend Ridge High School leave with a sense of confidence and resiliency that carries them into their next phase in life.
"I feel that the students leaving RHS understand what they are capable of and use that as motivation to be confident and successful at the next level," he said. "I consistently run into graduates who tell me of their successes and praise their preparation that the faculty of RHS provided."