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Ridgewood High School

   
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  1. 1961 - 1962 School Cheers
    A colorful graphic of a Ridgewood football player is the cover of this booklet of Ridgewood cheers that could be heard at all Ridgewood games.

  2. 1961-1962 Basketball season program
    This program contains the stats for the players in the game against North Chicago and also lists all the games for the season.

  3. 1963 Graduation Program
    The first class to graduate from Ridgewood High School was the Class of 1963. This is the program from the graduation.

  4. 1964 IAFTA Camp
    In early 1964, Ridgewood’s active FTA Club (Future Teachers of America) put a campaign together to get Junior Rich Gors elected President of the Illinois Association of Future Teachers of America for the school year 1964-65. Rich’s credentials, the campaign materials and the skit presented at the convention all helped put him over the top – he was elected President of IAFTA at the annual convention in April, 1964.

  5. 1964 May Roundtable
    May 1964, The In Ridgewood Roundabout Newspaper (Vol. 1, No. 4) contained articles about the school musical The Boyfriend, on M.I.T helping with student schedule preparation, student athlete articles , and much more!

  6. 1964 Roman Banquet
    In the spring of 1964, students of Latin teacher Don Nie and Art/English teacher Karl Gates, attended a “Roman Banquet” in Ridgewood’s cafeteria.

  7. 1964 Senior prom program
    The 1964 Senior Prom “An Enchanting Evening” was held at the Flying Carpet Inn. The prom “bid” lists the guests of honor, the chaperones, and the class officers.

  8. "Vitruvian man" Ridgewood High School logo
    Coaster-sized cardboard reprint of the logo of Ridgewood High School.

  9. A second look at Trump -- Norridge revisited
    Reprint of article in School Management Journal(October, 1964, pp. 56-60; 112-113) that describes the effects and challenges that the Trump System had on education at Ridgewood High School after 3 years.

  10. A very important special election
    Question and answer sheet about a tax increase proposal.

  11. Article about Dave Gunderson's experience during Christmas in Vietnam
    1963 Alum Sharon Gunderson shared this information about her brother Dave (class of ’64), who was killed in an tragic auto accident in 1968 after returning home following his service in Viet Nam. His description of what Christmas was like for him in Viet Nam is told in the newspaper article.

  12. Candidates for new Norwood High Board
    Norwood-Edison Times clipping with photos of the candidates for the new school board.

  13. Candidates for new Norwood High Board
    Norwood-Edison Times clipping with photos of the candidates for the new school board.

  14. Community Alert Norridge and Harwood Heights Community Homeowners
    Leaflet arguing for 2008 property tax increase, along with a smaller leaflet also arguing for property tax increase.

  15. Do you want politics in your high school?
    Brochure supporting candidates for the initial school board election.

  16. Etc. Literary Magazine Introduction
    Superintendent Eugene Howard wrote the introduction to the student literary Magazine Etc and talks about the philosophy of education at Ridgewood and the belief in the development of the inquiring, creative mind.

  17. Floor plan of Ridgewood High School, November 12, 2015
    Double sided floor plan of Ridgewood High School, created for 7th and 8th Grade Open House, November 12, 2015.

  18. For a qualified Board of Education
    Two page flyer with lists of candidates, described as being without political affiliations

  19. High school board named
    Newspaper clipping from the Norwood-Edison Times listing the winners of the school board election.

  20. High school election
    Double sided information sheet outlining the qualifications and (as stated) non-political alignment of the listed candidates.

  21. Images of "Hedda Gabler", performed by Ridgewood High School
    In the Fall of 1963, Ridgewood produced the play Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen. This unusual adaptation featured the role of Hedda played by three actresses simultaneously with each representing a different aspect of her personality and speaking the lines that would reflect that part of her personality (Hedda the beautiful, the military and the coward).

  22. Imperial. (1962 yearbook).
    The 1962 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1962.

  23. Imperial. (1963 yearbook).
    The 1963 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1963.

  24. Imperial. (1964 yearbook).
    The 1964 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1964.

  25. Imperial. (1965 yearbook).
    The 1965 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1965.

  26. Imperial. (1966 yearbook).
    The 1966 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1966.

  27. Imperial. (1967 yearbook).
    The 1967 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1967.

  28. Imperial. (1968 yearbook).
    The 1968 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1968.

  29. Imperial. (1969 yearbook).
    The 1969 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1969.

  30. Imperial. (1970 yearbook).
    The 1970 yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1970.

  31. Imperial. Premier edition. (1961 yearbook).
    The first yearbook for Ridgewood High School, dated 1961.

  32. Individualized instruction: a challenge for the future
    Reprint of article from Cook County Educational Digest, January, 1964. Article describes new methods of education in order to predict some of the organizational characteristics of the high school of the 1970s.

  33. Keep politics out of your high school!
    Brochure supporting candidates for the initial school board election.

  34. Norridge and Harwood Heights community don't be misled
    Pamphlet supporting a property tax increase.

  35. Precincts 1, 2, and 3 of the proposed high school area
    Map of precincts for the high school.

  36. Program for KIA Dedication
    November 16, 2015 program for the dedication of the memorial sculpture at Ridgewood High School for the three students killed in Vietnam: Donald Bollman, James Shukas, and Neil Cacciottolo.

  37. Referendum will not change the school for the better! Vote NO for Ridgewood!
    Double-sided brochure, arguing against the 2008 property tax increase. In English on one side, Polish on the other.

  38. Ridgewood High School 25 year reunion notice
    The classes of 1963 and 1964 held combined reunions because they were the only two classes who were attending the first year Ridgewood was open (1960-61). This is the notice for the 25th reunion held in 1989.

  39. Ridgewood High School Dedication Program
    Eight page pamphlet for the dedication ceremony of Ridgewood High School, Sunday, March 12, 1961.

  40. Second annual graduation (1964)
    The second class to graduate from Ridgewood High School was the Class of 1964. This was the first group of students to attend Ridgewood for all four years of high school.

  41. Specimen ballot: for election to be held Saturday, August 16, 1958
    Sample ballot for election to be held Saturday, August 16, 1958, in Community High School District Number 234, Cook County, Illinois, to elect seven members of the Board of Education.

  42. Specimen ballot: for election to be held Saturday, August 16, 1958
    Sample ballot for election to be held Saturday, August 16, 1958, in Community High School District Number 234, Cook County, Illinois, to elect seven members of the Board of Education.

  43. Twenty fifth reunion for the classes of 1963-1964 [Transcript]
    At the Nov. 24, 1989 25th reunion for the classes of ’63-’64, a tape was played that had an overview of the important news events and Ridgewood milestones for the period 1960-1964, voiced by WBBM Newsradio 780’s Sherman Kaplan and produced by ’64 alum Barbara Kozlowski DiGuido.

  44. Vote against higher taxes
    Anti-tax leaflet, opposition to the proposed Ridgewood High School.

  45. Vote for Adelle Mueller
    Two part campaign flyer for Ridgewood High School Board position for Adelle Mueller. Part one is a flyer; part two describes her in more detail as well as her positions on topics.

  46. Why Ridgewood is 'Top 10' School
    Chicago Daily News article about the Trump System at Ridgewood High School

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