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Posted Sunday, Oct 8, 2017 11:26:00 PM
In preparation for Sukkot, MS Students benefited from hands on learning. Students got to choose their own etrog and lulav, learned the characteristics of kosher arba minim, and also had the chance to decorate the Sukkah...
Posted Sunday, Oct 8, 2017 10:36:00 PM
Last week, 6th Grade students enjoyed their Advisory period in Central Park focusing on different team building exercises including playing ball, throwing frisbee, and hanging out with their friends...
Posted Sunday, Oct 8, 2017 10:28:00 PM
The MS is now offering a new math drop-in clinic for all students -- please encourage your child to come by! Fifth and sixth grade clinic will take place Mondays during lunch, and seventh and eighth grade clinic will be during Friday lunch...
Posted Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 11:51:00 PM
The MS students were privileged to hear from Rabbi Lookstein last Thursday as he prepared them for Yom Kippur (many of the new bnei and bnot mitzvah fasted for the first time!) Rabbi Lookstein spoke about the story of Zushya, a young man who was worried that on the day of atonement, God would question why he didn't live up to his potential and act more like "himself"...
Posted Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 5:04:00 PM
This creative space, meant to encourage students to invent, create, and learn through hands-on ways, welcomes numbers of students throughout the week, who piece by piece are completing a 750-piece puzzle...
Posted Friday, Sep 15, 2017 2:23:00 PM
It was with an immense sense of HINENI, of being present in the moment of need, and answering the call to action, that our students, across all three divisions, packed boxes upon boxes of donated items to ship over to Houston last week...
Posted Friday, Sep 15, 2017 2:13:00 PM
Last Friday, after just performing at the LS, YONINA led a soulful kumzitz for every grade in the MS. Yoni and Nina Tokayer, are an Anglo-Israeli youtube sensation. Their soulful sound and spiritual messages created a unique atmosphere...
Posted Friday, Sep 15, 2017 1:55:00 PM
Students and faculty honored the brave men and women who ran into the way of danger in order to save the lives of other New Yorkers, and all agreed that the firefighters had answered the call with HINENI...
Posted Friday, Sep 15, 2017 1:14:00 PM
Rabbi Justin Pines, MS Mashgiach Ruchani, is now teaching character development (tikkun middot) to small groups in Grades 5-7 and in Advisory in Grade 8...
Posted Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 2:27:00 PM
This year our 7th graders will be joining the Sweet Readers initiative which facilitates relationships between students that are passionate about the arts, and adults suffering from Alzheimer's, who stand to benefit from various modes of creative human engagement...
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!
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