Ridgefield School District will start the new year with an interim Superintendent. Dr. William Collins has resigned from the position due to medical complications. Collins has been out on medical leave since mid-May. The official resignation was announced at the Ridgefield Board of Education meeting Monday. Dr. JeanAnn Paddyfote will continue as Interim Superintendent until further notice. Collins was hired in December 2018, and took over as Superintendent in February of this year.