Welcome to the Lower School!

Calendar at a Glance

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Jul 03

Candle Lighting

8:13 PM
Jul 04

Independence Day

Parashat Balak

Havdalah

9:14 PM
Jul 05

Shiv'ah Asar B'Tammuz

4:18 AM - 9:11 PM
Jul 10

Candle Lighting

8:11 PM
Jul 11

Parashat Pinchas

Havdalah

9:12 PM
Jul 17

Rosh Chodesh Av

Candle Lighting

8:07 PM

What's Happening in the Lower School?

  • Grade 1 Celebrates Community Workers

    June 15, 2015

    Grade 1 students finished the year with a spectacular celebration! Their classrooms were transformed into miniature communities to celebrate the publication of their books on community workers.

  • Science Barge

    June 8, 2015

    Grade 3 visited the Science Barge - an urban sustainable farm floating on the Hudson River - to learn about plants, green technology, and sustainability.

  • KJ/Ramaz Architect Visit

    June 3, 2015

    Alongside their study of forces and simple machines, all Grade 4 students had an amazing opportunity to learn about the construction and renovation of the Ramaz Lower School from the school's architect, Mr. Tim Macy.

  • Visit by Award-Winning Author

    June 3, 2015

    Julie Sternberg visited with Lower School students in Grades 1-3. Ms. Sternberg is the author of the award-winning chapter books - Like Pickle Juice on a Cookie, Like Bug Juice on a Burger, Like Carrot Juice on a Cupcake, as well as the new Top Secret Diary of Celie Valentine series.

  • "Super Hair-O's"

    June 2, 2015

    Over 45 Ramaz community members comprising Lower, Middle, and Upper School students, faculty members, and parents donated at least 10 inches of their hair to Zichron Menachem, which fashions donated hair into wigs for cancer patients.