Shield: From the Provincial Seal of Pampanga where the town is located.
Palay, Vegetables and Sugarcane: symbolize the agriculture side of the town.
Carabao, Pig, Chicken, Cattle and Fish: represent the livestock and poultry sector. The fish represents the aquatic resource of the municipality.
Church: signifies the religiousity of the Ritanians.
Duman, Suman San Rival and Tutones de Kasoy: showcase the delicacies of the town.
Hands and Seedling: embodies the municipal government's goal of taking care of the towspeople - "Sesen taya ing Santa Rita"