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Our Mission

Surrounded by some of the most spectacular peaks in Colorado, Ridgway Schools aims to inspire students to climb to their potential.  Our K-12 programs consistently produce students who exceed in both the classroom and in life as we place an emphasis on:

  • A Rigorous Standards-Based Curriculum
  • Individualized Instruction
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Experiential Education

Ridgway School District Mission Statement:
As a highly individualized public school, our mission is to prepare all students for success in a changing world by teaching them critical and creative thinking skills, inspiring their imaginations and talents, and empowering them to contribute as local and global citizens.