From the NRHS Principal's Desk

Thursday, September 9, 2021

What an Exciting Time of Year!

Dear Ranger Families,


This is a very exciting time of year, and today's newsletter describes the numerous events happening over the next weeks. Please note that as we move forward into the fall season, our goal is to keep ALL students in school. The very best ways to avoid an 8-10 day quarantine for your student (should he/she be exposed to Covid) is to have your student vaccinated or to encourage your unvaccinated student to consistently wear a mask while at school (This means everyday in every class).


Thank you for all that you do to support student learning!


Have a great week!


Jamie Lormeau

The EPIC Comeback- NRHS Homecoming 2021! 🎇

WHEN: Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 7 PM to 10 PM

WHERE: The North Ridgeville Academic Center

HOW: Tickets are on sale for $25 at the High School Bookstore Monday, September 13 through Friday, September 24.

IMPORTANT: Students may purchase Homecoming tickets only if:


  • All school fees up through the 2020-2021 school year are paid.
  • The Returning Student Registration for the 2021-2022 school year has been completed by the parent.

Students who wish to bring an out-of-district guest must submit a guest form (These are available at the Bookstore and in the Main Office).

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$$ Virtual Financial Aid Night $$

North Ridgeville High School has partnered with Lorain County Community College in presenting “Understanding Financial Aid” Virtual High School Night. This event will take place on September 21, 2021 at 6 PM. If you are interested in attending this virtual event please use the link below to register-


REGISTRATION LINK

College Representatives Coming to NRHS

  • September 23 at 1 PM- John Carroll University


Students interested in attending this session must sign up in the guidance office

NEW GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS for Classes of 2023 and Beyond 🎓

Today during Ranger Seminar, our teachers reviewed with our students the details of the State of Ohio's graduation requirements for the Classes of 2023 and beyond. A couple key differences from current requirements include:



  • Less emphasis on testing and more emphasis on "readiness" for college and career
  • More flexibility to pursue graduation "seals" in the student's areas of strength and interest


Note that course credit requirements for the State of Ohio and for North Ridgeville HIgh School have NOT changed.



See these great resources to learn more:

- Graphic flyer that describes Ohio's High School Graduation Requirements

- Descriptions of state and locally defined seals

- North Ridgeville High School Guidance Department Website

News from Ranger Parent Club 🔊

Ranger Parent Club would like to welcome back all NRCS 9th-12th grade families. We hope you had a wonderful summer. We are excited to start a new school year back in person and share some opportunities for you to support and get involved with Ranger Parent Club.


Please check out the Ranger Parent Club Fall 2021 Newsletter. Included is information about what Ranger Parent Club is, the “Class of” and Senior Spirit wear Sale, Fundraisers, Volunteer Opportunities, and Meetings.


Ranger Parent Club Fall 2021 Newsletter: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ke6Ttbnc2yCjAxIVUHnEMeUSVVKNqwbl/view?usp=sharing


We are excited for the new school year and can’t wait to see you at a meeting,


Ranger Parent Club Board

Coming Up Quickly. . .

Sept. 13 Homecoming tickets go on sale!

Sept. 19 Senior Paint a Parking Spot event 10 AM to 4 PM

Sept. 30 Picture Day

Sept. 24 Homecoming game- Go Rangers!

Sept. 25 Homecoming Dance

Oct. 7 Parent Teacher Conferences 5-8

Oct. 8 No School!

Oct. 13 PSAT (Required for ALL juniors; spots available for sophomores interested)

Oct. 13 Only students taking the PSAT will report to school on this day.

Oct. 13 Test Wednesday - Modified Bell Schedule

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Seniors- Paint a Parking Space to Show your Class of 2022 Ranger Pride!!

On Sunday, September 19 from 10 AM to 4 PM, SENIORS will be able to come to the NRHS parking lot to paint a parking space. Prizes for the best spots!!


Friendly Reminder- Quarantine Protocols

No doubt, our families know that Covid cases are increasing here in Lorain County and across the State of Ohio. The contact tracing and quarantine protocol the district will be using is outlined on the district webpage. HERE is a link. Remember that there are generally two ways for your student to avoid being quarantined should it be determined that your student was exposed to Covid in the school environment.



Your student can generally avoid a quarantine of 8-10 days by:


Having worn a mask consistently while at school OR Being vaccinated


Keep in mind that a quarantine CANNOT be avoided if your student tests positive for Covid.