South Washington County Schools Mission Statement

We are committed for igniting a passion for lifelong learning.


East Ridge High School Vision

All graduates will achieve college and career readiness supported by the four pillars: academic rigor, activities, relationships, and technology.


Core Values

Character: Inspiring self-reliance, integrity, honor, responsibility, and acceptance of others.  

Community: Fostering relationships with trust and communication, developing partnership and unity.

Critical Thinking: Developing skills of reflection, analysis, creativity, evaluation, risk-taking, and problem-solving.

Excellence: Achieving high standards, continuous improvement, and best practice.

Lifelong Learning: Acquiring knowledge, strategies, and behaviors for learning beyond high school.



Year Opened: 2009
First Graduation: June 2011
School Colors: Gold, Black and White
Mascot: "Rowdy" the Raptor
Conference: Suburban East Conference