New York City
Posted 05/24/2017 05:01PM
Last week, fourth grade students visited the Morris-Jumel Mansion in Washington Heights, which served as George Washington's headquarters during the 1776 Battle of Harlem Heights.
Posted 05/15/2017 04:44PM
Mr. Klotz took his "Wonders of Central Park" mini-course class to admire and discuss the design, statuary, and monuments of the park.
Posted 05/15/2017 04:37PM
After another hard-fought season, a 'rebuilding' year, the Ramaz Chess team earned its fifth straight Metropolitan Yeshiva Chess championship, and seventh chess championship in the last nine years.
Posted 05/15/2017 04:33PM
The 7th Grade technology skills class created a demonstration of a pneumatic tube system for the Idea Schools Network MakerXpo last Sunday.
Posted 05/15/2017 04:11PM
Over the past few months, second graders have been studying New York City landmarks. Prior to selecting a landmark to research, students participated in exciting field trips!
Posted 05/10/2017 05:04PM
The Chamber Choir sang an extended song set for the hour performance, including songs with English, Hebrew, and even Yiddish lyrics -- a delight that really hit home for the senior audience.
Posted 05/10/2017 04:22PM
Students learned about the components of a community and the ways people live and work together highlighting ways they create and maintain a safe and clean place to live.
Posted 05/10/2017 04:02PM
Rabbis Schiowitz and Sklarin's Honors Talmud classes had the opportunity to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art to see three medieval hagaddot manuscripts that were recently put on display in the Medieval wing.
Posted 05/10/2017 03:57PM
Students were seen stopping in front of a destroyed fire truck or listening to the voice messages of a fallen firefighter. After a few hours in the Museum, students walked around the waterfall memorial that stood at the footprint of the original Twin Towers.
Posted 04/25/2017 02:57PM
Students in Ms. Brachot's Honors senior Chemistry Class and Mr. Klotz's Honors senior Physics Class went on a captivating excursion to the Cooper Union Engineering building located in the heart of the East Village.
Posted 04/25/2017 02:48PM
More than a dozen alumni, representing numerous careers and professions, returned to Ramaz to participate in the annual Alumni Career Showcase event for senior students.
Freshman Venture Into Brooklyn and Visit Ateres Shlomo, The Living Torah Museum, Tiferes Stam, and Masbia Soup Kitchen!
Posted 04/25/2017 02:41PM
Brooklyn was bustling with Ramaz freshmen as they took advantage of some of the many sights. Before Pesach break, students had a great time baking matzah at Ateres Shlomo under the guidance of Rav Twerski.
Posted 04/25/2017 02:10PM
In the midst of their New York City Landmarks study, second graders participated in a mock landmark designation trial! A representative from the Friends of The Upper East Side Historic District organization visited to teach students about protecting buildings and special places all around the Upper East Side.
Posted 04/25/2017 01:40PM
Seventy seniors joined with over 2,000 students and delegates in the General Assembly Hall of the United Nations to bear witness to a remarkable event poised to combat BDS.
Posted 04/20/2017 10:54AM
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 04/03/2017 04:45PM
This week, the 4th Grade classes took a special trip to the Museum of the City of New York to learn about Dutch New York (1624-1664)!
Posted 04/03/2017 04:37PM
In addition to the Pesach activities run at school, Nursery Adom visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art to view the Egyptian Art exhibit, so that they could learn more about the way people lived in Mitzrayim!
Posted 03/27/2017 11:27AM
Mazal tov to the entire team, and faculty adviser, Dr. Terri Aharon, who worked very hard and contributed to this victor!y!
Posted 03/27/2017 11:23AM
The Ramaz Upper School and Chamber choirs participated in the annual Nashir Choral Festival hosted this year at the Yeshivah of Flatbush High School.
Posted 03/27/2017 11:19AM
Last weekthe Ramaz AP Computer Science class was fortunate to receive an extensive tour of the NYC Google headquarters! As the students walked through the hallways, they watched in awe as employees raced past on scooters or paused to draw on the many chalkboard walls.
Posted 03/27/2017 09:59AM
The ECC had its own special version of Book Day on Wednesday! The Kindergarten classes went to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theater to see the production of The Princess, The Emperor, and The Duck!
Posted 03/16/2017 12:08PM
Junior Retreat 2017 was one for the record books! We started the day by spending time at the SkyZone trampoline park!
Posted 03/16/2017 12:02PM
The 27th annual Yeshiva University Model United Nations conference, or YUNMUN XXVII, took place this year in Stamford, Connecticut. Our Ramaz Model UN team was thrilled to participate!
Posted 03/16/2017 10:54AM
At the Brooklyn Robot Foundry students participated in a workshop where they made their own glow pets! Students began the workshop, by learning about robots and building circuits.
Posted 03/06/2017 12:54PM
This past Wednesday, seventeen sophomores, together with Rabbi Grossman and Ms. Benel, took on the challenge to take part in an historical happening!