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Ridgely Elementary School

2040 North Eighth St.
Springfield, IL 62702
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Online Registration (Click Here)

All Ridgely Bulldog families must register at this time.

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Click here to find beginning of the year information.

Address search link

To attend Ridgely School and be eligible for bus service where applicable, click on this image to enter your street address. The program will identify the school in your address area. 

Join Remind

Join Today! Parents can receive text message reminders from Mr. Gilmore. Text: (217) 718-2499 Enter: @ridgely

Bullying Reporting Form

(Click on Link Above)

Please contact the principal, Ken Gilmore, to report incidents of bullying at 525-3259 or at kennyg@sps186.org.

Support for LHS from Ridgely School!

News Nov 22 Team Ridgely sends heartfelt support to the families and staff of Lanphier High School! 

Annual Halloween Parade and Parties

Photos Oct 30 A little rain didn't stop the costume parade from happening this year! The Department of Ag. supported the indoor parade with inflatables and treats for every student. Classroom parties followe

Fall Picture Day-September 17

News Sep 11 Picture day is coming on Friday, September 17. 

Students of the Week for September 6-10, 2021

News Sep 4 Congratulations to Ridgely School's first students of the week for this year!

Student Technology Information

News Sep 4 Technology use is a integrated part of learning this year at Ridgely School. This year, iPads will be sent home every day with your child. Fifth grade students have received Chromebooks. Please review the expectations sheet below with your child.

Girls on the Run

News Aug 31 Girls in grades 3-5 are invited to partiipate in Girls on the Run at Ridgely School. The deadling to register is September 13.  Link to additional information: 

Ridgely School's PTA State Fair Parking

News Aug 11 It is time for the Illinois State Fair to begin! We have missed you! The Twilight Parade begins Thursday, August 12 at 5:30 p.m.   Parking at Ridgely School begins at 4:30 p.m.   The Ridgely School PTA and staff will be parking cars

Physicals and Immunization Clinics

News Aug 10 September 7 is the exclusion deadline. Please share these dates. 

Meet Your Teacher: August 22

News Aug 8 We are excited to host Meet Your Teacher on Sunday, August 22, 2021. There are two separate events....

Updated: School Supplies Provided by Team 186

News Aug 8 Great news! District 186 has partnered with generous donors to be able to supply the following items for each K-5 student in the district. Please compare this list to the original supply list for any grade level specific items that will still need to be purchased. 

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