It is the philosophy of Ridgeview Classical Schools that all students benefit from a rigorous, content-rich, educational program that develops academic potential and personal character. The school provides an environment that fosters academic excellence through the habits of thoroughness, the willingness to work, and the perseverance to complete difficult tasks. Through a defined traditional, Classical-Liberal curriculum students are prepared to become active, responsible members of their community.

Ridgeview Classical Schools is a free, public K-12 Charter School, chartered through the Poudre School District. The school opened in 2001, has high school grades 9-12, and has open enrollment through a lottery system.

Principal’s Perspective - Vote or Die (Not Really)

Vote or Die was the absurd message of Sean P. Diddy Combes and other inexplicable luminaries in the pop music... [ read more ]

Principal’s Perspective: A Call to Dinner

It may sound strange to hear that the death of the American family dinner is reflected in our classrooms. The... [ read more ]

Principal's Perspective: Do Not Ring the Bell

In watching the senior class this weekend, I was reminded of what a unique place Ridgeview is and of some... [ read more ]


RCS is launching a new program for peer tutoring. Help from students, teachers, and parents is more than... [ read more ]

Principal’s Perspective: Remembering 9/11

This past week we observed the thirteenth anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and the... [ read more ]

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