District Notice

Ridgway School District is officially closed for in-person learning from

April 6th - May 22nd.

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Closure Conversations with students will be held May 26-27. Details forthcoming in May.

We are continuing to prepare our district response protocol to the COVID-19 virus. We are taking this action to protect the health and well-being of our students, employees, and our entire community. For more information, please read this letter from Superintendent Susan Lacy. To learn more about our District response, please visit the COVID-19 Information tab.

Please refer to the County Website for the latest information concerning COVID-19 and our county response: https://ouraycountyco.gov/. Please call the 24/7 COVID-19 Ouray County Hotline at 970.626.5484 with questions you may have. 

The county will serve as the central messaging for all county citizens to support clear and accurate information: https://www.ouraycountyresources.com/ If you have information about a community resource, please send this information directly to: Jennifer Peterson, cell: 970-318-6788, or via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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RTA ARCHITECTS Ridgway School District Facilities Master Planning


Class of 2020 Graduation Video Facebook

Class of 2020 Graduation Video Download Link

Graduation Program 2020

Happy Last Day of School! -- RSD Community Celebrations & Updates

Rocky Mountain Report - Volume 1 & 2

Ridgway High School Student Builds Career Confidence

Local Ridgway High School Student Wins Statewide "Fill Your World With Good" Sticker Design Contest

2019-2020 Annual Report - Letter to the Public, January 2020

It's important to honor Dr. King's legacy — in class

The Denver Business Journal ranked Ridgway School District 13th out of the top 25 Best School Districts in Colorado 2020.

Ridgway Boys Soccer Team -  2A State Champions!

Ridgway Students Introduced to Mechanical Automation

Ridgway Soccer Team Wins State Montrose Mirror PG 50

2A Boys Soccer No 10 Ridgway and No 4 Dawson Meet for State Title

4 Ridgway Students ReceiveRidgway Chamber Scholarships & Related Summer Apprenticeships

2019/2020 Preliminary Budget Approval Public Notice

Hope for the Future.  Internships Prepare Students for Professional Life.  

Originally published on Dec. 13, 2018, by The Watch, a Telluride Newspapers publication

Student Advocates for Youth Involvement in Local Business, Emma Wallins Takes Reins as Second Chamber Youth Ambassador.

Originally published on Dec. 27, 2018, by The Watch, a Telluride Newspapers publication

KVNF News: Ridgway Plastic Bag Ban 

Published on KVNF website January 7, 2019 with radio story composed by KVNF's Ali Lightfoot.