The mission of the Ramsey Public Schools is to develop successful individuals who will possess the knowledge, skills and values necessary to become independent, self-fulfilled persons in a complex global society and to raise the level of expectation for all students through a challenging academic and co-curricular program conducted in a caring and intellectually stimulating environment.
BELIEF STATEMENTS OF THE RAMSEY PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
We believe that…
Education is vital to the preservation of a democratic society
Education is a shared responsibility of educators, parents, students, and the community
All people have worth
All people can learn
Schools have the responsibility to create and foster an environment that respects the diverse cultural and ethnic heritage of all individuals to strive to achieve their maximum potential
The educational process must address the inherent differences of the learners
Schools must anticipate and meet the changing needs and nature of the community
Success and self-esteem are interdependent and promote learning
Ethics is an essential component of education
Adult members of the school community have the responsibility to be positive role models for students
School systems are accountable to their students and community for the development, implementation and evaluation of a comprehensive educational program responsive to student needs and societal changes.