Register Now for the Ramsey School District 4 Year Old Preschool Program!
Morning and afternoon sessions available. Program offered 5 days a week at both Tisdale and Hubbard Schools. Maximum class size is 16 students. Sessions taught by a certified teacher with two classroom aides. Students participate in Phys Ed, Music, and Library as well as field trips and school assemblies. Tuition is $310.00 per month. Please call (201) 785-2301 for registration information. Flyer.
The course selection process for the 2014-15 school year at the high school is underway! For the second year in a row, students in grades 9-11 are able to review their academic recommendations next year and select electives all via the Education Portal. Read More.
SMITH STAFF GOALS
At the February 18th Board of Education meeting, members of the Smith School staff presented an overview of the shifts in instruction that are being implemented in accordance with the district’s 21st Century Learning Initiative. With an emphasis on the goals that have been outlined for our students through the initiative, teachers are developing lessons which maximize the use of instructional technology and integrate the Common Core Standards. More.
|RAM WINTER NEWS|
Ramsey athletics is having a great winter. Below are the accomplishments of our athletes during the past months of January and February. Congratulations to the following athletes and their recent accomplishments. Read More
The Ramsey administrators, supervisors, and secretaries recently attended a workshop on Google Applications for Education. Google Apps are web-based applications that include email (Gmail), the ability to create and work collaboratively and simultaneously on files and documents (Google Drive), surveys, assignments, and assessments (Google Forms), Read More
Several students at Smith Middle School and Ramsey High School have recently been accepted into various honor ensembles. In order to make these highly selective groups, students must complete a "blind" audition against their peers from other schools. Musicians accepted in Regional ensembles compete against from seven northern New Jersey counties. The accepted students are as follows: Read More
Ramsey Community School Extended Day Program (RED) encourages students to let their imaginations soar. This student is sculpting a horse with clay; one of the many activities that can be chosen during the after care program. For more youth programs information, Read More
BIG BLUE IN LONDON
On December 28, members of the Ramsey High School Marching Band, “Big Blue”, left for England to perform in London’s New Year’s Day Parade. The band had been preparing for the adventure for over a year with Band Director, Mr. Cliff Bialkin, Ms. Kimberly Roman, and other students, staff, and parents working tirelessly to prepare and plan... Read More
The Ramsey Board of Education is pleased to announce it has reached agreement with the Saddle River Board of Education on a new ten-year send/receive arrangement by which all Saddle River grade 6, 7 & 8 students attend Ramsey’s Eric Smith Middle School...Read More.
THE COMMON CORE
The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) is a group of 20 states that are working together to develop a new generation of K-12 assessments in English language arts/literacy and mathematics. The PARCC assessment will replace the NJ ASK and will be administered in grades 3 through 11, beginning in the spring of 2015. The PARCC assessment will measure student progress related to the new Common Core State Standards, which have been adopted by 46 states. Read More.
|Ramsey Review Archived e-Newsletters for 2013-2014|
|Important Parent District Updates|
|DISTRICT CALENDARS|| |
Revised 2013-2014 and Upcoming 2014-2015
CLASS LISTS 2013
|Elementary class lists and the District-wide Student Directory have been updated in the Parent Portal for 2013-2014 year|
|LAKE STREET CLOSURE||Closing of Lake Street instructions from Ramsey borough.|
|ON-LINE ATHLETICS REGISTRATION||Ramsey High School Athletics is pleased to announce the roll out of our on-line registration program, piloted for athletics registrations, offered through a partner site, Family ID. One account allows each family the ability to register their child(ren) for all high school athletics, as well as sign off on our policies and agreements. How to register on-line. Link to Athletics Site.|
|IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR OUR PARENTS|
In preparation for any emergency notices, or school closures for our district. Please read the attached letter and be certain to update any contact information and the method of notification (text, call, e-mail) in the Parent Portal. Do not check doctor or dentist contacts to receive phone calls.
|As we approach the season of unpredictable weather, please familiarize yourself with how to locate information regarding delayed openings and early dismissals as well what our district procedure is for such days. 2013-2014 Inclement Weather Letter.|
This year the mailbox will be a little lighter!
We are asking parents to complete many forms on-line. Have you gone into the Parent Portal and answered the questions? Forgot your code? Please contact your child's school's office staff.
Be sure to update your emergency contact information in the Parent Portal and check the boxes of how you want to receive school closure notifications. Please keep your e-mail addresses up to date.
|DISTRICT WEBSITE||Ramsey District is not using e-alert notices at this time.The registration feature has been turned off for our website and no sign in is required.|
|DINING SERVICES||Lunch Accounts can be managed and registered for on-line through Dining Services|
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Lighten Up Ramsey
The Ramsey board of Health will launch a community-wide
weight loss challenge with a collective goal of 450 pounds lost!
BRADY’S AT THE STATION
Wednesday, March 12th
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM
20% of food bill donated back to RPEF
Present this flyer.
Ramsey Public Education Foundation is Requesting Your Recipes
A Cookbook Fundraiser "RPEF Chefs" is in the works for
Spring publication. Staff/Students are asked to contribute recipes using on on-line collection site. Deadline March 15th: See directions.
Save the Date! Sign up to Run!
Saturday - May 10, 2014 at 8:30 a.m.
Sprint for Our Schools - information.
Ramsey Public Education Foundation 5K and Family Run
Family Sponsorship Opportunity for 5K Race - flyer
American Cancer Society's Relay for Life
June 6-7th - Ramsey High School
Form a Team / Donate - Ramsey Relay Page
New Jersey Rhino Hockey Association
Looking for Players for 2014-2015 Season
Boys and Girls Born 2002-2009
King Pizza North
Mention Ramsey Renegades Baseball Team
$1.00 from every pie donated through August 1st