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Ramsey District News

  • Kindergarten Registration

    Kindergarten Registration: Registration for the 2017 -2018 school year begins on December 7, 2016. To be eligible for Kindergarten, students must be 5 years old on or before October 1, 2017. Pre-registration applications will be available online on December 7th. Applicants will register at either Mary A. Hubbard or Wesley D. Tisdale Schools on January 24th through January 27th by appointment. Please bring completed registration materials to the appointment.

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  • Ramsey's Music Department Receives Various Awards

    October was a month to remember for the Ramsey Music Department, as a numbers of individual students and ensembles have been recognized with various honors. The month began with auditions for the Music Educators of Bergen County's middle school band and chorus. This was a banner year for our students as 18 middle school students earned 20 total spots in the 2016 All-County Middle School Band and Chorus. Click headline to learn more.

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  • Science Standards Update

    On October 24, Ms. Holly Falcone, Supervisor of Science and Technology Education for the Ramsey School District, presented an overview of the Next Generation Science Standards to the Board of Education Curriculum Committee. New Jersey adopted the new standards, called the New Jersey Student Learning Standards in Science, with implementation beginning this school year for grades 6-12. The new science standards reflect the most current research on science education outlined in the Framework for K-12 Science Education, a National Research Council publication. The new standards emphasize students using science and engineering practices and core scientific ideas to make sense of and explain phenomenon.Click headline for more information...

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  • The Ramsey School District named Apple Distinguished Program

    Ramsey, New Jersey - October 25, 2016 - The Ramsey School District is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished Program for 2016 - 2018 for its 21st Century Learning Initiative, which is successfully preparing students for a complex and changing global and technological society. The Apple Distinguished Program designation is reserved for programs that meet criteria for innovation, leadership, and educational excellence, and demonstrate a clear vision of exemplary learning environments. Click headline title to see more...

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  • Cafeteria Food Exception Management

    Dear Families, In an effort to continue providing the best dining services possible and as a follow-up to our successful Farm Stand initiative, the Ramsey School District is making another improvement available to parents. The District, in conjunction with Chartwells, our dining services provider, is pleased to announce we have implemented the ability for parents to manage food exclusions in their child’s food services account via parent portal...

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  • Ramsey Is Now On Facebook

    We are all so busy, it can sometimes be difficult to stay informed and parcel through the myriad of information available to us. The goal of the Ramsey School District is to effectively communicate to our parents, as well as members of the community and local organizations and businesses, in a concise manner. To help with this we are using social media to help communicate. If you have not done so already, please make sure you have downloaded our app and signed up for all of our social media accounts. (Read more ...).

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  • Summer Curriculum Institutes

    Over the summer nearly 150 staff members came in to work on further developing our exciting and innovative program and to clarify and refine the instructional practices that support our curricular goals. Our sole focus remains on offering curriculum that ensures that rigorous content, 21st Century competencies, effective technology integration, and authentic assessments are an integral part of every unit of study throughout the district.

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  • Ramsey School District's Mobile App

    Download our free mobile app of the District website from Google Play or Android App Stores Search Ramsey School District and look for The Ram. Once downloaded, there is no log in required. Scroll down and select "skip this step". Be sure to select all schools you want to receive feeds for. Select heading for Guide.

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  • Stay connected through Social Media

    Stay connected by subscribing to the following social media accounts. See more ...

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Parent Updates

  • NOV. 17th Important Information about Log In Changes in PayforIt on-line Lunch Accounts

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    NOTIFICATION METHOD: Update your e-mail and phone numbers for your contact information and preferred method of notification (text, call, e-mail) in the Parent Portal to receive important notifications, such as school closures.
    UPDATING CONTACTS: Contact e-mail addresses and phone numbers can be updated by you. Deleting or adding contacts or any changes to the home address must be made via your school's secretary. Allow two days for updating.

    ANSWERING QUESTIONS: Answer all questions in the Portal for each child.  Allow two days for updating. Answer the question regarding your health insurance under the health insurance tab (include carrier).
    FAMILY ON-LINE DIRECTORY: Is now available for 2016-2017 year under the Documents tab in the Portal.

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    This Communications document outlines the ways the district communicates closures, emergencies, attendance, and news. Be sure to have your Portal contact information and notifications updated to receive them properly. 

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    The Portal data must be updated for the new school year for new students and returning students. This document will explain what needs to be completed. Portal Update Instructions.

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