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Posted Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 1:41:44 PM
Mazal tov again to the Boys' team who were the Southern Division Champions. In recognition of their success, an award for display was presented to the team last week.
Posted Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 1:37:13 PM
Last week, our sixth grade students and their parents were invited to participate in a Chopped event at school. The program, run by Parents Council kicked off with a pizza dinner followed by a trivia game as an introduction to the Chopped store.
Posted Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 1:33:45 PM
Students were excited to receive their yearbooks, enjoy a festive lunch with music and good cheer, and watch a reflective slideshow of pictures of their years at Ramaz!
Posted Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 1:01:00 PM
Last week, the Keter Shem Tov Award was presented to two 8th graders. The Keter Shem Tov award goes to an eighth grade student who is truly a mensch, who quietly goes out of his/her way to do a kind deed or service to the school.
Posted Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 12:51:05 PM
Talents included: basketball tricks, sharing photos, singing, playing an instrument, showing how quickly one can solve a Rubik's cube, telling jokes, reading original stories, sharing artwork, dancing, and so much more!
Posted Monday, Jun 12, 2017 10:46:39 AM
Congrats to the MS boys and their friends on winning the elite Denis duPlanti Memorial Day Hockey Tournament!
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:24:40 PM
Sasha and Cy A. raised money to buy gifts for the Rashbi school in Israel. Eighth grade students delivered these items to the students in the Rashbi school during their trip to Israel -- great job and initiative!
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:22:13 PM
Eighth grade students Rebecca M. and Samantha S, spearheaded a collection of glasses to be donated to Respecs, an organization in Israel that collects old glasses and donates them to the needy in Israel.
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:16:34 PM
Mr. Matthew Hiltzik '90, Ramaz Parent, and Executive Producer of the 2004 Paper Clips documentary, spoke to grade five students about his motivation for filming the Paper Clips Project and showed them integral clips of the story.
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:13:41 PM
The fun-filled trip included many hands-on experiences as students discovered the science behind skyscrapers, illusions, and climbed their way up walls, through the Infinity Climber, and the famous Touch Tunnel!
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:10:58 PM
On Thursday, the sixth grade went to Philadelphia for a day of learning and fun! The trip started at the National Constitution Center where the students saw Freedom Rising, a 360-degree live show that shares the story of the U.S. Constitution.
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:08:09 PM
The seventh grade journeyed to Washington, DC last week where they visited the Supreme Court and the Lincoln Memorial and then the Newseum where students discovered the power of the press and how it influences change in our society.
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:05:33 PM
Last week, grade 8 students embarked on what will no doubt be one of the most memorable trips of their lives. From North to South, our students volunteered, interacted with soldiers, hiked, and toured in Israel.
Posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:03:38 PM
The Middle School celebrated Lag B'Omer with a customary sporting event: student vs. faculty basketball games!
Posted Monday, May 15, 2017 4:33:32 PM
The 7th Grade technology skills class created a demonstration of a pneumatic tube system for the Idea Schools Network MakerXpo last Sunday.
Posted Monday, May 15, 2017 4:28:35 PM
The Ramaz Middle School boys' Torah Bowl team reached the championship! Students competed against three other division champions to answer questions about all of Sefer Dvarim and every Rashi.
Posted Monday, May 15, 2017 4:20:00 PM
Ramaz 8th grade students will be visiting a Leket field in Rechovot this Wednesday as they volunteer to pick whatever fruit or vegetables are in the field, which will then be collected and donated to the needy.
Posted Wednesday, May 10, 2017 4:47:45 PM
The program concluded with a focus on the memories of those soldiers missing in action -- and final tribute was paid to individuals who were killed since last Yom Hazikaron.
Posted Wednesday, May 10, 2017 3:44:16 PM
School history was made as Ramaz won their first Ultimate game and tied for 2nd place in the tournament.
Posted Wednesday, May 10, 2017 3:37:00 PM
As part of the MS computer club, directed by Miri Rubin, students of the fifth and sixth grade were invited to produce and edit an animated film using Go Animate, an online animated film software!
Posted Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 2:28:54 PM
Each student wrote a short essay explaining their tikbolet according to the commentaries and prepared creative and colorful artwork depicting the information in their essays.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 2:24:14 PM
Since Earth Day this year fell on Shabbat, April 22, the Middle School marked it on Friday! There was a special D'var Torah after tefillah, students turned off the lights for a period, and tzedakah given on that day will benefit an environmental cause.
Posted Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 11:36:36 AM
After many weeks of hard work, the 7th grade science fair was a huge success! Students were able to pose scientific questions and then discuss their explorations with their peers and teachers.
Posted Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 10:54:28 AM
Fifth grade visited the fascinating world of Ancient Egypt at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. During a guided tour, students learned about the importance of the gods in Egyptian society.
Posted Monday, Apr 3, 2017 5:03:01 PM
Following the success of the program with 6X and the KJ Lunch and Learn Tu b'Shvat packaging event, 6Y and 6Z were given a similar experience. Last week, students had the chance to create Pesach packages with volunteers at Dorot.
Posted Monday, Apr 3, 2017 4:55:43 PM
Thank you to Michael Thompson for speaking to each Middle School class about friendship, popularity, and parent involvement in their lives.
Posted Monday, Mar 27, 2017 11:05:21 AM
Our 8th graders were invited to attend Yavneh Academy's annual Holocaust play titled "The Sacred Chain." The play told the story of Lulek, who would grow up to be Israel's Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi, Yisrael Meir Lau.
Posted Monday, Mar 27, 2017 11:02:21 AM
Students of the sixth grade designed, wrote, and illustrated pop-up books about biomes as a science-technology integrated project! They later shared their work by reading these fun books to Ramaz pre-K classes.
Posted Monday, Mar 27, 2017 10:57:40 AM
Congrats to the Middle School Boys' Basketball team on winning the Yeshiva Middle School Sports Association league championship!
Posted Monday, Mar 27, 2017 10:51:28 AM
The championship round will be played after Pesach so the students continue to study all of Sefer Devarim with every Rashi! תנו כבוד לתורה!
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