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Ridgeway Elementary School

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Start time: 7:50 a.m.
Dismissal time: 2:55 p.m.

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John C. Ridgeway Elementary School opened in 1923. John C. Ridgeway was the first Boone County soldier to die in World War I.

The Ridgeway mascot is the Rams.

The 2013-14 enrollment at Ridgeway is 242.

Ridgeway is a K-5 magnet school based on the concept of Individually Guided Education (I.G.E.). By assessing each student in each subject area and placing that student in appropriate instructional groups or working individually, the student should be successful every day.

Ridgeway was recognized for Excellence in Education by the U.S. Department of Education's Outstanding Elementary School program in 1985-86.

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Ridgeway Elementary School
107 East Sexton Road
Columbia, MO 65203

Principal: Ms. Shari Lawson

Phone: (573) 214-3550
Fax: (573) 214-3551

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