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Middle School

Mission Statement

The Ridgewood Public Schools World Languages program instills an understanding of the importance and benefits of communicating in a non-native language.  Content is organized contextually and thematically around authentic, real-world applications in order to maximize student engagement and retention. Students develop an appreciation, awareness and respect for international cultures, values, and perspectives.  Individuals are taught to communicate in order that they may remain life-long users of the language and productive, conscientious global citizens.

Course Offerings

Required Courses


Survey of French 6
Survey of Latin 6
Survey of Spanish 6
French, Latin, Spanish, or Conversational Spanish, grades 7 and 8