About Our School

About Our School

As a part of Ridgway Area School District (RASD), Ridgway Middle/High School educates sixth through twelfth graders in historic Ridgway, Pennsylvania. Our school proudly employs dedicated and passionate staff members who view their students’ academic success as a priority of foremost importance. As a district, we seek out highly qualified teachers and administrators who are ready to partner with you in the education of your children.

Outstanding Opportunities

Ridgway’s middle and high school students have access to a whole-child education that will help them succeed in life. From our high academic standards to the multiple extracurricular and athletics programs we offer, we know how to assist students in developing their minds, bodies, and character. Visit these pages to learn more about our programs and to understand why choosing Ridgway Area schools for your child is one of the best decisions you’ll ever make.

District Goals

We endeavor to help our students reach their full potential during their time on our campus. All RASD students will:

  • Become creative problem solvers with the ability to synthesize and analyze possible solutions to challenging problems
  • Receive comprehensive literacy skills that are based upon the most current research about learning
  • Learn in a safe environment and (when necessary) will receive appropriate intervention strategies
  • Graduate on Time

Fast Facts

about Ridgway Middle/High School
Middle School:


High School:



6 – 12

US News & World Report
School Rankings for 2020

2020 US News & World Report recently named Ridgway Area High School as one of “America’s Best High Schools.” As a silver award designee, Ridgway Area High School places in the top twenty percent of high schools nationwide! Please take a moment to read more about our 2020 US News & World Report school ranking. Go, Ridgway!