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                    Helping Teens With Traumatic Grief


     Central Kitsap School District is offering counseling support on August 26th to individuals and families related to the recent death of an elementary student. Must call for an appointment. Contact Cottonwood elementary on 360-662-8300.


Information for parents: 

Tips for Talking and Helping Children and Youth Cope after a disaster or Traumatic Event    

Helping Teens with Traumatic Grief: Tips for Caregivers

The Grieving High School Student


Trauma Toolkit (pages 13-21 are applicable for teens):

Very informative website with many resources for grief responses:


Local supports: 

Bereavement Care Services through Harrison Medical Center


Kitsap Mental Health Services


Ridgetop Junior High General Information

Recorded message at 662-2900

Jenne Wright Admin 662-1610 to call for general information

Ridgetop’s website:

CKSD main website address:

Ridgetop Office Closed 6/30-8/15

RIJH Office will reopen 8/18,

Hours of operation: 7:00-11:00 am & 12:30-2:30 pm


Schedule pick-up dates

8th Grade at Raider Rush—August 27, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

7th Grade at Raider Rush—August 27, 8:30-11:30 a.m.


First Day of School

September 3, 2014


Registration dates and times

Aug. 18 & 19, 7:00-11:00 a.m., 12:30-2:30 p.m.

Parents must bring proof of address and immunizations records
 to register student.  Bring your last report card and last standardized test scores.




Sports Turnout Dates

Volleyball - First practice will be on Tuesday, Sept. 2  1:00-4:00 p.m. starting in the Ridgetop cafeteria. Parents are encouraged to come in for the beginning of practice.  Bring all paperwork and payment for sports fee and ASB card. Paperwork is available on the RIJH website by clicking on "Sports". Parent meeting Sept. 8th 5-6 pm. Coach Alicia Cole.



Football   - Wednesday, Aug 27 practice will be 3-5 PM. Thursday, Aug 28 practice will be 3-5 PM. Friday, Aug 29 practice will be 8-10 AM. If you haven't yet,  bring all paperwork and payment for sports fee and ASB card. Paperwork is available on the RIJH website by clicking on "Sports".


Cross Country - First practice for Cross-Country will be on Monday, August 25, at 3:30PM starting in the Ridgetop Cafeteria. Bring all paperwork and payment for sports fee and ASB card. Paperwork is available on the RIJH website by clicking on "Sports". Coach Laura Rarig.


The following paperwork must be turned in before turning out for sports:

* Athletic Clearance Form

* Concussion Form

* Emergency Medical Information

* Current Physical


Regular School Hours and 90-minute Early Release Hours

Regular Hours--7:25 a.m.-2:05 p.m.

90-Minute Early Release Hours--7:25 a.m.-12:35 p.m.


Open House date

September  25, 2014—6:30-8:30 p.m.


Student picture dates

8th Grade Raider Rush—August 27, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

7th Grade Raider Rush—August 27, 8:30-11:30 a.m.

Sept. 11th for students who were not at the Aug. 27th picture date

Oct. 16th  re-take day


Lockers, fees, etc.

Lockers— 7th  & 8th  graders—receive locker assignments the

first week of school after paying for a RIJH planner and locker

fee and turning in their signed Student Expectation form. 

Ridgetop will provide locks for all lockers.  Students may not use their own locks.



ASB Privileges -                                                                    $15.00

Planner –                                                                               $ 3.00

Yearbook – if ASB Privileges also purchased                $24.00 until 9/12/14 then $27

Yearbook – without ASB Privileges purchase                $27.00 until 9/12/14 then $29

PE Shirt (grey w/logo)                                                         $ 6.00

PE Shorts (black w/logo)                                                    $10.00

PE Cinch Bag (optional)                                                    $6.00

Locker fee                                                                             $2.00
Emergency Food Fee (optional)                                       $4.00





If your student needs to attend summer school, this link will take you to the necessary information.
Brochures are also available at RIJH office.

Ridgetop PTSA May - June Newsletter!

Cafe Schedule



If you or someone you know is needing help with finding Medical, Dental, Housing, or Financial services please call 211. This number is staffed by an Information and Referral Specialist who knows the resources available and cares about your needs.

Additional information for homeless individuals or families  - click here

Contact Information

Main Office

(360) 662-2900

Fax: (360) 662-2901



Stuart Crisman


Dean of Students

Athletic Director

Intervention Referrals


Steven Lee

(360) 662-2945


Office Manager

Lynn Ezzell

(360) 662-2902


Attendance Secretary

Click for Attendance email

(360) 662-2930


Counselor (A-Q)

Bonnie Bogert

(360) 662-2943


Counselor (R-Z)

Steven Lee

(360) 662-2945


Counseling Secretary

Student Records/ New

Student Registration

Leona Gabryshak

(360) 662-2940


Associated Student Body

Activities Director

Laura Rarig

(360) 662-2966


ASB Secretary

Amanda Leidy

(360) 662-2931



Power Raider Advisor

Rita Eklund

(360) 662-2920


PTSA President

Candy Walters