Thursday, February 08, 2018


Who: Ridgewood High School students, alumni, faculty, and staff

What: School Closing Ceremony

When: 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 22

Where: Ridgewood High School • 7650 Orchid Lake Rd. • New Port Richey

Why: Ridgewood opened as a junior high school in 1978, and converted to a high school in 1983.  Beginning with the 2018-2019 school year, the campus will serve as the location for Pasco County’s new technical high school named after Ridgewood’s first principal.  Wendell Krinn Technical High School opens in August 2018.

How: Attendees will gather to commemorate the school’s 40-year history.  This event will feature a community tailgate party, memorabilia sales, a silent auction, opportunities to meet with former RHS teachers and coaches, and a closing ceremony.  The event is free and open to the public.  Click here to RSVP:  For more information, contact Donna Leonard at (727) 774-3934 or