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Groundbreaking Ceremony At The B.M.P. Ridge Street School

On Thursday, June 20th at 5:15 p.m. a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the Bruno M. Ponterio Ridge Street School to signify the start of the much anticipated contruction project. The event was attended by Board of Education members, Village of Rye Brook elected officials, Rye Brook Police Department representatives, Blind Brook Facilities Committee members, district and school administrators, PTA representatives, teachers and community members. Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Jonathan Ross, gave a speech thanking everyone who made the project possible before the ceremonial groundbreaking happened.

Shovels are set up in the dirt in front of the Bruno M. Ponterio Ridge Street School in preparation for the groundbreaking People talk while waiting for the start of the groundbreaking ceremony Dr. Jonathan Ross speaks to the assembled crowd as dignitaries stand with shovels in the background School and village dignitaries dig their shovels into the ground at the ceremonial groundbreaking Parents and student look on as the ceremonial groundbreaking takes place at the Bruno M. Ponterio Ridge Street School