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Congratulations to Ramapo High School 2020 Valedictorian and Salutatorians
Congratulations to Ramapo High School 2020 Valedictorian and Salutatorians
04/24/2020
Congratulations to Ramapo High School's class of 2020 Salutatorians Jason Maytin and Nolan Vilim, and Valedictorian, Camille Dash! Your hard work and dedication to your studies over the last four years is an inspiration to all of us, and we look forward to hearing of your future successes!
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FLOW Follies Production
FLOW Follies Production
03/06/2020
Ramapo High School welcomes 1993 Graduate Constantine Maroulis, who will be performing this weekend in the FLOW Follies production "The Twi-Life Zone".
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Academic Decathlon State Competition
Academic Decathlon State Competition
03/05/2020
At this year's Academic Decathlon State competition, Senior Jason Maytin earned the prestigious Groot Foundation award for earning the highest combined math and science scores in New Jersey! Jason received a scholarship, and his name on a special plaque that is 'on loan' to Ramapo for display for the next year. Congratulations, Jason!
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Super Science Saturday
Super Science Saturday
03/04/2020
We had a very well-received show at Super Science Saturday, and made known our annual Cardboard challenge activity. An estimated 280+ people visited us, based on a Fermi estimation by some of our students. Visitors loved our cool cardboard Robots like Baby Yoda. Don't throw away your used cardboard boxes. Make something useful or cool out of it and show with Ramapo Engineering and Design team next year!
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Donations for Australia's Wildlife Fire Victims
Donations for Australia's Wildlife Fire Victims
02/25/2020
Thanks to the RIH Community, we were able to send over 40 crate beds from small to large, 5 bird nests, 18 joey pouches, 9 kangaroo pouches and 5 blankets to Australia. Thanks to all of our students and faculty members who constructed pieces, brought items or donated towards the shipping cost. It was heartwarming to see our RIH community volunteering their time and energy.
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NJSIAA’s National Girls and Women in Sports Day Award
NJSIAA’s National Girls and Women in Sports Day Award
02/12/2020
Congratulations to Lauren Judd who was recognized by NJSIAA’s National Girls and Women in Sports. New Jersey joined the Nation in celebrating the many achievements of girls and women in sport. The state-wide celebration for National Girls and Women in Sport Day took place on February 9, 2020 at Seton Hall University. Outstanding high school and college/university female athletes were presented with special awards from the National Association for Girls and Women in Sport.
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College Commitment Day
College Commitment Day
02/07/2020
Congratulations to several of our Ramapo athletes on College Commitment Day, which was on Wednesday, February 5, 2020.
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Fencing District 1
Fencing District 1
02/03/2020
Congratulations to two of our own who participated at the NJSIAA Fencing Meet held at Ramapo High School on Saturday, February 1, 2020: Shane Munroe: Boys Fencing District 1 Epee Champion Sarah Chagares: Girls Fencing District 1 Sabre Runner-up
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Emerging Artists Exhibition 2020
Emerging Artists Exhibition 2020
01/28/2020
Over the past month, RIH ART had two pieces hanging at Kean University's Emerging Artist Exhibition. Schools from across the state entered this exhibition, and only one elite artist was chosen to represent their school. Our very own Hannah Nielson from Ramapo was picked for her watercolor and gold leaf Sanskrit and Alexander Bonzulak from Indian Hills had his photograph Mary's Room also selected. RIH ART is very excited to announce Alex won a Gold Award of Merit! Alex was one of only eight Gold Merit winners this year.
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Mock Trial Defense Team
Mock Trial Defense Team
01/15/2020
Ms. Gregory and the Mock Trial Defense Team celebrates a neck-and-neck win against Immaculate Heart Academy in the Mock Trial Preliminaries at the Bergen County Courthouse!
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Ramapo Digital Photography Students visit Ramapo College
Ramapo Digital Photography Students visit Ramapo College
12/12/2019
Ramapo College opened up their photography lab and welcomed our Ramapo digital photography students to learn about film photography. Our students got to experience shooting with a 35mm camera, developing film, and printing their negatives in the black and white darkroom.
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First Annual UPED CARDBOARD REGATTA
First Annual UPED CARDBOARD REGATTA
11/27/2019
Three cardboard boats raced for the finish at the Wyckoff YMCA on Sunday evening. UPED student teams met the formidable challenge of building a two-person boat of cardboard, glue, and paint… that’s it. All boats proved seaworthy with the canoe design crossing the finish line first. Congrats to all who participated and to Cesco Ferrara and Charlotte Cannizzo for inspiring teams and making this event a reality.
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Steven Epstein, the CEO of Flip-It
Steven Epstein, the CEO of Flip-It
11/26/2019
Steven Epstein, the CEO of Flip-It and a participant on Shark Tank, spoke to Business students at Ramapo High School about his business and entrepreneurship.
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US History 1 Visit to the Hermitage
US History 1 Visit to the Hermitage
11/22/2019
Ms. Vander Molen's Honors US1 students visited the Hermitage in Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ on a recent field trip. The fourteen-room Gothic Revival house museum built in 1847–48 was designed by William H. Ranlett for Elijah Rosencrantz, Jr. Members of the Rosencrantz family owned The Hermitage estate from 1807 to 1970. The site was designated a National Historic Landmark for the excellence of its architecture and added to National Register of Historic Places in 1970. In 1971 it was added to the New Jersey Register of Historic Places.
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RIH College Panel
RIH College Panel
10/29/2019
On October 22nd, the Ramapo-Indian Hills Guidance Department hosted six colleges for the District College Panel. The six colleges represented included Bucknell University, University of Delaware, DePaul University, Johns Hopkins University, Ramapo College and Rutgers University. Admissions counselors from these schools participated in a mock application read to provide insight on the application evaluation process. This exercise was followed by a question and answer period, facilitated by Mrs. Perry as the Ramapo Guidance Supervisor.
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Raider Marching Band 1st Place Win
Raider Marching Band 1st Place Win
10/28/2019
Congratulations to the Raider Marching Band on their 1st Place win at Bloomfield HS Sunday, October 27! The band also took home awards for Best Music and Best Percussion.
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The 2019 Bergen County Out of the Darkness Walk
The 2019 Bergen County Out of the Darkness Walk
10/24/2019
PO-sitive PO-ssibilities, our very own Ramapo team, raised over $1,500.00 for the fight against Suicide! The 2019 Bergen County Out of the Darkness Walk on Sunday, October 20th was a day filled with hope, strength, tears, hugs & community. Fabulous job & thank you to all the walkers and donors that helped us reach such success in our fundraising efforts. You are true heroes in the fight against suicide.
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Mr. Michael Marder to Speak at Ramapo
Mr. Michael Marder to Speak at Ramapo
10/17/2019
Mr. Marder was 14 years old when Nazi Germany invaded his home country of Poland, he has survived 9 concentration camps, and has a story strong in faith, survival, and hope.
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National Merit Scholarship Finalists
National Merit Scholarship Finalists
10/10/2019
Ramapo Congratulates Jason Maytin, Camille Dash, and John Cannizzo who are National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists. The nationwide pool of Semifinalists, represents less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors, and includes the highest-scoring entrants in each state. Amazing job!
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Ramapo's Community Service Fair
Ramapo's Community Service Fair
10/07/2019
On Friday, October 4th, members of our Community came to Ramapo to share their knowledge and experience with our students. All students were invited to attend and speak with representatives from the various volunteer organizations about ways to get involved.
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Raider Marching Band Competition
Raider Marching Band Competition
10/07/2019
Congratulations to the Raider Marching Band on their first competition at Music in the Park Sunday, October 6! The band took home a 2nd place trophy with the Best Color Guard Award!
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Ramapo Raiders Unstoppable
Ramapo Raiders Unstoppable
10/02/2019
The Ramapo Raiders scored a 35-7 victory Friday night over Northern Valley at Old Tappan.
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Ramapo Raider Marching Band
Ramapo Raider Marching Band
10/02/2019
Ramapo Raider Marching Band playing during half time on Friday, September 27th.
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Ramapo Cheerleaders
Ramapo Cheerleaders
10/02/2019
Ramapo Cheerleaders supporting the Raider Football Team during the game against Northern Valley /Old Tappan.
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Ramapo Cheerleaders Showing School Spirit
Ramapo Cheerleaders Showing School Spirit
09/19/2019
Ramapo Cheerleaders showing school spirit during the football game on September 6th against the Sparta Spartans.
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Ramapo Raiders Football Fans
Ramapo Raiders Football Fans
09/19/2019
Ramapo students showing pride during first football game of the season against the Sparta Spartans on December 6th.
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Ramapo Raiders defeat Sparta
Ramapo Raiders defeat Sparta
09/18/2019
The Ramapo Raiders football team were victorious at their opening season game on September 6th against the Sparta Spartans!
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National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
09/16/2019
Ramapo High School Principal Travis Smith congratulates National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists, John Cannizzo, Camille Dash, and Jason Maytin. We wish them luck as they move forward in the scholarship selection process. Congratulations on this much deserved and well-earned honor!
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Field Trip for French Class to Ladurée New York Soho, May 22, 2019
Field Trip for French Class to Ladurée NY Soho
05/28/2019
Students enjoyed breakfast in the La Durée Courtyard in Soho. Ladurée is a French luxury bakery and sweets maker house created in 1862. It is one of the world's best-known premier sellers of the double-decker macaron
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New Acai Bowls Coming Soon to Ramapo's Cafeteria
New Acai Bowls Coming Soon to Ramapo's Cafeteria
05/17/2019
Michael Ferro, Natalie Kologrivov, Stephanie Goodrich and Dev Shaw sample Acai Bowls in the Cafeteria. They loved them and were excited to know that they will be offered in the cafeteria in the near future.
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Robotics Accomplishments
Robotics Accomplishments
05/13/2019
This season JV took home 3 wins: 1st place in the Marbles Challenge, 1st place in the Ring Toss Challenge, and 3rd place in the Science and Technology Presentation. Varsity took 2nd place in the Ring Toss and 2nd place in the Obstacle Course, and won the coveted North Jersey Robotic Competition Champion Award. The Champion Trophy is given to the team with the best combined standing in all events.
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Celebrating Amazing Students
Celebrating Amazing Students
05/09/2019
Celebrating Amazing Students… Please celebrate with us and congratulate
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Governor’s School Program
Governor’s School Program
05/08/2019
Congratulations to Jason Maytin and Nolan Vilim.
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Congratulations to Ms. Staci Anson on her recognition as Ramapo High School's Teacher of the Year recipient.
Teacher of the Year 2019
04/16/2019
Congratulations to Ms. Staci Anson on her recognition as Ramapo High School's Teacher of the Year recipient.
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Ramapo Activity Athletic Leadership Council
Ramapo Activity Athletic Leadership Council
04/16/2019
On Wednesday, 4/03/19, members of the Ramapo Activity/Athletic Leadership Council visited CTC Academy in Oakland. CTC Academy is a FLOW community organization that provides educational and therapeutic services for students with a diverse array of developmental disabilities through their collaborative educational program and support services for students and their families. CTC works with students from within both our FLOW community and surrounding districts. The RAALC representatives were: Natalie Kologrivov, Erica Madley, Matt Wingfield, Allie Henke, Nicolette Kogut and Max Pernetti along with Assistant Principal Mike Mancino and Athletic Director Ron Anello. Upon their arrival, they were greeted by the 18-21 year old students from CTC who offered them a full presentation as to their daily routine at the academy. From there our RAALC students visited the high school student's classrooms and participated in some of their daily activities and projects. It was a wonderful opportunity to work with a school and students within our FLOW community. In the future there are plans to host some students from CTC Academy here at Ramapo.
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STATE SECTIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP!!!
STATE SECTIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP!!!
04/05/2019
Congratulations to the State Sectional Championship Ramapo Boys' Basketball Team!
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Young Maestro Competition
Young Maestro Competition
03/30/2019
Ramapo HS Freshman, Robert DeFalco and Taline Banks participated in the Young Maestro Competition on March 30 at Carnegie Hall. Robert received a Silver Medal and Taline a Bronze. They are very talented pianists and also members of our band program.
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Reverse Engineering Expert
Reverse Engineering Expert
03/29/2019
Reverse Engineering Expert T, Mr. Kevin Fuhr of Becton Dickinson, met with UP Engineering & Design students to introduce the well established practice of reverse engineering for their upcoming projects. Mr. Fuhr shared stories of how reverse engineering is used to solve engineering mysteries, improve existing designs and build "better mousetraps” to gain a competitive advantage. The students explored the intricacies, advantages, and ethics of reverse engineering in today’s industries.
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International Women's Day
International Women's Day
03/29/2019
In March we celebrate International Women's Day and this year, the Bergen County Commission on the Status of Women along with the Junior Commission on the Status of Women recognized eight women who have contributed to improving the workplace and who have fought for economic equality for all women, working to enhance the social and economic fabric of our communities. On March 28, 2019, the COSW and Jr. COSW selected Staci Anson, Ramapo teacher and RIHEA president, as one of their Honorees. They also honored two Ramapo students, Elizabeth Otero and Stephanie Goodrich for their dedication to improving the status of women through their own advocacy for women's rights and service on the Junior Commission.
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Senior Ramapo Music Students Perform in Orlando, Florida
Senior Ramapo Music Students Perform in Orlando, Florida
03/26/2019
Senior Ramapo Music Students performed in Orlando, Florida March 15-19. Students enjoyed their last full day at Universal Studios after the District Concert Band Performance.
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Ramapo Band Marches down Main Street at the Magic Kingdom March 16
Ramapo Band Marches down Main Street at the Magic Kingdom March 16
03/26/2019
The Ramapo Band led the parade at the Magic Kingdom, Orlando Florida Saturday March 16 along with the Indian Hills Marching Band.
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Ramapo Engineering & Design students take action Celebrating Imagination!
Ramapo Engineering & Design students take action Celebrating Imagination!
03/15/2019
Ramapo Engineering & Design students take action Celebrating Imagination! Solving problems depends on creativity as well as perseverance. Our world needs engineers, and so, the Cardboard Challenge event was created to inspire future engineers and celebrate the role of imagination in solving problems.
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Fresh Perspectives Art Exhibition
Fresh Perspectives Art Exhibition
03/14/2019
Fresh Perspectives Art Exhibition - A Juried High School Art Exhibition - Brianna Foster exhibiting her latest work, "Valley of the Ashes, 2019".
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Ramapo's Academic Decathlon Team 2019
Ramapo's Academic Decathlon Team 2019
03/13/2019
Congratulations to Ramapo's Academic Decathlon Team for your outstanding individual and collective achievements!
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Former Student Visits from West Point
Former Student Visits from West Point
03/08/2019
Third-Year Cadet Brendan Brown from West Point, who graduated from Ramapo in 2016, speaking with students about his experience at the academy.
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Bergen County Teacher or Educational Support Professional Recognition Award Program
Bergen County Teacher or Educational Support Professional Recognition Award Program
03/06/2019
Ramapo will be participating in the Bergen County Teacher / Educational Support Professional Recognition Award Program. It is a program that acknowledges innovative and dedicated teachers. You can nominate either one Teacher or one Educational Support Professional to be recognized. Completed forms are to be submitted to the collection box ONLY LOCATED in the Main Office by Wednesday, March 27, 2019
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Super Science Saturday Event
Super Science Saturday Event
03/04/2019
Ramapo UP Engineering & Design students, Sasha Callaway, Frank Martino, and Ian Viegas, inspire potential young engineers at the Super Science Saturday Event at Ridgewood High School on March 2. To spread the message that imagination and play are at the heart of creative innovations, the team presented their projects to children from across Bergen County, sharing their stories and showing how they use creativity to solve tough problems.
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Family Holocaust Presentation
Family Holocaust Presentation
02/28/2019
Ms. Deborah Schwarz visit to a history class to discuss her family's history and experience during the Holocaust.
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Sociology Class Visits Bergen County Jail
Sociology Class Visits Bergen County Jail
02/28/2019
Ms. Gregory's Sociology class on their field trip to the Bergen County Jail.
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Black History Month Guest Speaker
Black History Month Guest Speaker
02/28/2019
The Diversity Commission hosted Mr. Reggie Walker as a guest speaker presenting on Black History Month. A Trenton native, Mr. Walker works as an academic counselor for the Educational Opportunity Fund Program at Montclair State University where he also serves as a professor. At Montclair State he also coordinates the EOF Male Leadership Academy, the Turning Point Academic Empowerment Program and Academic Launch Program. In addition to his work in higher education, Mr. Walker is an author and playwright, having released two chapbooks of poetry and his play 1960-Black has been in production since 2010. He's a motivational speaker, workshop presenter, community activist and mentor. Throughout today's presentation, he inspired us all to embrace conversations about diversity and celebrate the individuals who have influenced our lives over the course of history.
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Ramapo's Academic Decathlon Team Competes at Super Quiz
Ramapo's Academic Decathlon Team Competes at Super Quiz
02/08/2019
Ramapo's Academic Decathlon team celebrating their exciting come-from-behind 1st place finish in the Super Quiz and 2nd place overall at the Regional competition held on Saturday February 2nd.
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Ramapo High School celebrates National School Counseling Week during the week of February 4-8th.
Ramapo High School celebrates National School Counseling Week during the week of February 4-8th.
02/06/2019
This week is dedicated to recognizing the efforts of School Counselors in supporting students, fostering collaboration among staff members and positively contributing to our school community. This week-long celebration is hallmarked by daily announcements on Schoology / Twitter, special treats for the Counselors organized by the Department Supervisor and the sharing of the BCSCA nomination form for Counselor of the Year.
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Martin Luther King Day / Act of Service
Martin Luther King Day / Act of Service
02/06/2019
The Ramapo High School Diversity Commission collaborated with Student Government to organize a school-wide act of service in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Food donations were collected through homerooms between January 15th and January 31st to donate to the Center for Food Action serving families in need throughout Bergen County. Congratulations to Mrs. Steier's Homeroom for the largest donation and special recognition to Kapil Patel as a sophomore student for his generous individual contribution.
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CTC Academy Visit on Friday, February 1, 2019
CTC Academy Visit on Friday, February 1, 2019
02/06/2019
Mr. Ron Anello, Mr. Mike Mancino, Matt Wingfield (12-VP of RAALC) and Erica Madley (11-President of RAALC) visited CTC Academy on Friday, 2/01/19. CTC Academy is an innovative education institution in Oakland, that provides creative education and advanced therapies to students with many different types of disabilities – students who face physical, medical and developmental challenges. One of RAALC's goals for 2019 is to reach out to our community and assist with the needs or our Flow Districts. We toured the facility, interacted with staff and students and met with CTC Director Russ Fay. The goal is to visit the school again with RAALC Members and interact and participate with the staff/students in an activity based setting. We also discussed hosting CTC students here at Ramapo.
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The Diversity Commision with Rabbi Wajnberg
The Diversity Commision with Rabbi Wajnberg
02/04/2019
In celebrating the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, the Diversity Commission hosted Rabbi Beni Wajnberg of Temple Beth Rishon to speak to interested students, staff and community members. As connected to the teachings of Dr. King, Rabbi Beni discussed the concept of "radical love" in learning how to build bridges among one another with a focus on practical exercises in strengthening our capacity to love and express kindness. Members of the school community as well as local community were in attendance.
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Ramapo ARTSTART February 4, 2019
Ramapo ARTSTART February 4, 2019
02/04/2019
2/4 Over the weekend RIH ART took part in a high school student exhibition, ARTSTART at William Paterson University. We earned multiple ribbons - honorable mention in Painting for Ramapo’s Erika Deker and honorable mention in Photo for Indian Hills’ Isabella Marques. To top off the event, a scholarship was awarded to Hills' Maeve Klepper based on her awesome portfolio! If you see these artists around the building, please congratulate them.
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Ramapo Wins Football Championship
Ramapo Wins Football Championship
11/30/2018
Coach Drew Gibbs holds the trophy for the North Group 3 Bowl Game Champions as the Raiders celebrate their victory over Summit on Saturday, November 24th at MetLife Stadium.
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The Jacy Good Story (Hang Up and Drive)
The Jacy Good Story (Hang Up and Drive)
11/29/2018
Jacy Good is a public speaker and safe driving advocate.
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NFHS Network
Streaming of Our Athletic Events
11/01/2018
RIHRHSD is proud to announce that we have partnered with the NFHS Network ...
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UP Engineering  & Design Students visit Davidson Laboratory
UP Engineering & Design Students visit Davidson Laboratory
10/31/2018
UP Engineering & Design students visited the Davidson Laboratory at Stevens Institute of Technology, a global leader in naval architecture, coastal and ocean engineering. The 313 feet long wave tank pictured here was among the current research technologies Ramapo students saw in action as they interacted with engineering experts. Ramapo Engineering & Design alumni who are currently attending Steven’s joined in during informational sessions to share experiences in preparing for and transitioning to university work and life.
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Knock Out Opioid Abuse Night
Knock Out Opioid Abuse Night
10/31/2018
Participating in Knock Out Opioid Abuse Night are Jennifer Perry - Guidance Supervisor, Rachel Calabrese - Student Assistance Counselor and Frank Bivona - Mayor of Franklin Lakes, NJ.
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Prize-winning Ramapo Engineering and Design Students
Prize-winning Ramapo Engineering and Design Students
09/24/2018
Prize-winning Ramapo Engineering and Design students... the prizes were earned during a challenge from Dr. Stephan Boswell, CEO of Boswell Engineering, at the kick-off of the UPED Engineering Guest Speaker Series. Dr. Boswell invited students to explore his world of Civil Engineering sharing stories of the exciting work engineers do to create marvels, both large and small, on which our lives depend. Dr. Boswell, who serves as the Chairman of Stevens Institute of Technology Board of Trustees, discussed the great need for talented young people to persevere in science and mathematics studies and earn degrees in engineering.
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Early Distribution
IMPORTANT INFO ON AUP / LAPTOP PICKUP (POSTED 9/4)
08/29/2018
Early Laptop Pickup Schedule / Important Information for incoming Freshmen
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Senior Melina Frodella
Senior Melina Frodella
06/18/2018
Senior Melina Frodella raised $2,200 through her Anchors for Hope bracelet and necklace sale. Melina will be donating $1,100 to Project Semicolon and $1,100 to Ramapo’s SADD club to continue raising awareness of Mental Health. We are very proud of her accomplishments.
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Minding Your Mind Presentation: June 12th
Minding Your Mind Presentation: June 12th
06/11/2018
Parents are cordially invited to attend the Minding Your Mind presentation on Tuesday, June 12th beginning at 7pm in the RHS Auditorium. Minding Your Mind is an organization with the primary focus of providing “mental health education to adolescents, teens, and young adults, as well as parents, teachers, and school administrators. Our goal is to break the silence, to reduce the stigma and destructive behaviors often associated with mental health issues and illnesses, and to move away from crisis-based response to prevention through education.” Information regarding signs and symptoms of mental health issues and illnesses is provided while emphasizing that mental health issues are treatable and help is available. The evening presentation will feature Jordan sharing his personal story and Mr. Guy Iacono, LCSW present to answer questions regarding mental health from the audience.
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Diversity Spirit Week: June 4th-8th
Diversity Spirit Week: June 4th-8th
06/11/2018
The RHS Diversity Commission hosted a Diversity Spirit Week last week as an effort to encourage communication and educate members of the RHS community on LGBTQ+ and cultural diversity. The RHS Diversity Commission is composed of Heroes & Cool Kids, Film Club, PRIDE Club, TNT, Student Government and many teachers / students within the building joining together.
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2018 Valedictorian and Salutatorian
2018 Valedictorian and Salutatorian
05/29/2018
Congratulations to Ramapo High School's 2018 Valedictorian, Brian Model, and Salutatorian, Keanaan Malke.
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Wall Street Walk
Wall Street Walk
05/16/2018
Business students attend a Wall Street Walk in the financial district in NYC
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Teacher of the Year 2018
Teacher of the Year 2018
05/15/2018
Congratulations to English Teacher Mr. Thomas Basili, Ramapo High School's Teacher of the Year!
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10th & 11th UPED Students VIsit Stryker
10th & 11th UPED Students Visit Stryker
04/25/2018
Junior and Sophomore University Program Engineering and Design students at Ramapo High School recently traveled to Stryker Orthopaedics in Mahwah, NJ for a day of learning and sharing with Stryker engineers. Stryker’s young engineers discussed their work responsibilities, engineering education and career paths to Stryker. UPED students had researched the emerging importance of 3D printing in nine different medical areas by working together in cross-grade teams. They shared their research and product outlooks with the Stryker engineering team, who provided insightful perspectives and feedback. The program was co-developed by UPED teacher Bob Wilson and Joe Racanelli, Sr. Director Orthopaedics Biomechanics and Device Evaluation at Stryker. Also coordinating the program at Ramapo High School were UPED teacher John Crouch and Lisa Martone, Supervisor of the UPED program.
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Junior and Sophomore University Program Engineering and Design students Visit Stryker
Junior and Sophomore University Program Engineering and Design students Visit Stryker
04/24/2018
Junior and Sophomore University Program Engineering and Design students at Ramapo High School recently traveled to Stryker Orthopaedics in Mahwah, NJ for a day of learning and sharing with Stryker engineers. Stryker’s young engineers discussed their work responsibilities, engineering education and career paths to Stryker. UPED students had researched the emerging importance of 3D printing in nine different medical areas by working together in cross-grade teams. They shared their research and product outlooks with the Stryker engineering team, who provided insightful perspectives and feedback. The program was co-developed by UPED teacher Bob Wilson and Joe Racanelli, Sr. Director Orthopaedics Biomechanics and Device Evaluation at Stryker. Also coordinating the program at Ramapo High School were UPED teacher John Crouch and Lisa Martone, Supervisor of the UPED program.
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Ramapo High School Cardboard Challenge
Ramapo High School Cardboard Challenge
04/10/2018
On March 10th, Ramapo High School UP Engineering students hosted the 4th annual Cardboard Challenge Make-a-thon for FLOW students encouraging students to use their imagination and problem-solving skills to create play structures out of cardboard.
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2018 World Language National Honor Society Induction Ceremony
2018 World Language National Honor Society Induction Ceremony
03/26/2018
On Thursday, March 15, 2018, there were 76 students students inducted into the World Language National Honor Society, in Chinese, French, Italian and Spanish.
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RIH Physical Education and Applied Technology Teachers Participate in Professional Development
RIH Physical Education and Applied Technology Teachers Participate in Professional Development
03/13/2018
In true collaborative spirit, teachers from the Applied Technology Department from both Ramapo and Indian Hills High School as well as Physical Education teachers from both schools participated in Professional Development Training for bike repair and maintenance
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Dylan Hartigan, Class of 2014, Auditions on The Voice
Dylan Hartigan, Class of 2014, Auditions on The Voice
02/28/2018
2014 Ramapo Graduate Dylan Hartigan was just selected by Kelly Clarkson to join her team for this season's The Voice. Congratulations Dylan!
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The 400 Wing at Ramapo High School Documentary
The 400 Wing at Ramapo High School Documentary
02/27/2018
Have a look at the documentary about the 400 Wing at Ramapo High School created by TV Studio Production class.
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Ramapo FED Challenge team visits New York Stock Exchange
Ramapo FED Challenge team visits New York Stock Exchange
02/26/2018
Ramapo’s FED Challenge team and Mr. Witterschein visited the New York Stock Exchange and the New York Federal Reserve Bank on February 15. The team, in this photo, had just completed an informative tour of the NYSE trading floor. The FED Challenge team is participating in a Monetary Policy competition at the New York Federal Reserve in March. The team will analyze current economic conditions in the U.S. and recommend a course for monetary policy. The team will make a presentation to a panel of Federal Reserve economists. The High School Fed Challenge is a real world experience in economic analysis, monetary policy decision-making, public speaking and teamwork. To compete, teams of three to five students offer a 12-minute presentation on the economy and participate in a 13-minute Q&A with the judges. Judges are New York Fed economists and staff who are experts on economics and monetary policy.
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H&R Block Budget Challenge
H&R Block Budget Challenge
02/14/2018
Students complete the H&R Block Budget Challenge in their Financial Literacy classes. More information can be found at https://hrblock.budgetchallenge.com
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Financial Literacy Class
02/13/2018
Kenneth Barron, Regional Vice President with Kearny Bank, presented to the Financial Literacy classes at Ramapo High School about banking and personal finance.
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FLOW Choir Festival
FLOW Choir Festival
02/05/2018
Students from Valley, FAMS and Eisenhower Middle School joined Indian Hills and Ramapo Choir in the Ramapo High School Auditorium.
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Lava Monster Challenge
Lava Monster Challenge
01/23/2018
Mr. Verdun’s World Civilizations class taking the “Lava Monster” challenge.
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FLOW students participated in a Cardboard Challenge Event
FLOW students participated in a Cardboard Challenge Event
01/15/2018
Design and Creativity… FLOW students participated in a Cardboard Challenge Event at the Wyckoff Library hosted by Ramapo UP Engineering & Design students.
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Assistant Principal Mike Mancino Cardboard Chair
Assistant Principal Mike Mancino Cardboard Chair
01/11/2018
Assistant Principal Mike Mancino takes a moment from his busy schedule to get off his feet.
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Cardboard Box Chair Project
Cardboard Box Chair Project
01/10/2018
If you need to relax, we have the chair for you.
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The New Nation Exhibit, 1787-1815”   - US I CPE classes
The New Nation Exhibit, 1787-1815” - US I CPE classes
12/22/2017
Mrs. Anson’s students created an interactive museum exhibit on a topic that was political, cultural, social or economic related to the time period.
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Photography 1- Blurring Motion Project
Photography 1- Blurring Motion Project
12/18/2017
Ramapo HS Visual Arts Teacher Lisa Higbie helps first year photography 1 students develop advanced level blurred motion camera skills.
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Ramapo Boys Soccer takes on Old Tappan
Ramapo Boys Soccer takes on Old Tappan
11/15/2017
Senoir Tim Suchora, number 5, passes the ball to a teamate.
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Ramapo Varsity Football vs. Pascack Valley N1G3 State Tournament
Ramapo Varsity Football vs. Pascack Valley N1G3 State Tournament
11/15/2017
Senior Conor Pernetti, number 13, is congratulated by teamates after scoring a touchdown in the fourth quarter.
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Ponderosa Elementary School in Houston, TX Fundraiser
Ponderosa Elementary School in Houston, TX Fundraiser
10/31/2017
Student Government, Interact, and SADD joined together to help the students at the Ponderosa Elementary School in Houston, TX.
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Hackathon Event at Ramapo HS
Hackathon Event at Ramapo HS
10/25/2017
The Hackathon Event at Ramapo HS was a great success thanks to the inspiration of leadership of UP Engineering & Design students Brian Model and Charles McClellan
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Rampage Screen Shot
Rampage
10/11/2017
A Fresh Start ...
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RHS Boys Lacrosse
RHS Boys Lacrosse: Group 2 State Champs!
05/31/2017
No. 7 Ramapo rallies for wild Group 2 title win over No. 9 Rumson-Fair Haven in OT
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Ramapo High School students Takes Third Place in the Panasonic Challenge
Ramapo High School students Takes Third Place in the Panasonic Challenge
05/16/2017
On Thursday, April 27th, Ramapo High School students took Third Place in the Panasonic Challenge at New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark.
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RIH at the DECA
Ramapo Indian Hills Students
05/02/2017
@ the DECA International Career Development Conference
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Gold Masque Presents A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
04/21/2017
Ramapo's cast of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum". Production dates: April 27, 28 & 29.
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Congratulations to Harrison Wang
04/20/2017
Scoring a 126 on the American Math Competition
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Matthew Chagares Receives Benjamin Franklin Book Award
Matthew Chagares Receives Benjamin Franklin Book Award
04/06/2017
As the founder of the University of Pennsylvania, Benjamin Franklin first defined and implemented Penn’s fundamental educational philosophy in 1740.
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Educator of the Year - Melissa Ferro
Ramapo Educator of the Year - Melissa Ferro
04/03/2017
Principal Travis Smith congratulates Media Specialist Melissa Ferro for being selected as the 2017 Educator of the Year
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2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian
RHS Class of 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian
03/31/2017
Congratulations and Best Wishes To Michael Yedibalian and AJ Ferrara
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Raider Athletic/Activity Leadership Council (RAALC) Speaker Series
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Human Rights Advocate, Mrs. Cathy Zahn, Visited our UP-ISB class
03/08/2017
Local entrepreneur and human rights advocate, Mrs. Cathy Zahn, visited our UP-ISB class on March 1 to discuss her business model and philanthropy
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Read Across America
Read Across America
03/03/2017
Members of the RAALC participated
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Coach Sandy Gordon gets her 200th Career Victory!
02/15/2017
Congratulations to Girls Basketball Coach Sandy Gordon on her 200th Career Victory!
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Snow
Delayed Opening: Friday - Feb 10, 2017
02/09/2017
All students should report to school 90 minutes after the normal start time
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3rd Annual Cardboard Challenge
3rd Annual Cardboard Challenge
02/08/2017
UP Engineering & Design Community Fosters a Celebration of Creativity
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Alum Adam Bashian
Ramapo Alum Adam Bashian Made His Broadway Debut
02/06/2017
The University Program in Theatre Arts - Class of 2007 grad made his Debut on December 22nd
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Super Bowl Pep Rally
Super Bowl Pep Rally
02/03/2017
Ramapo Well Represented in This Year's Super Bowl
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College Commitment Day
College Commitment Day
02/01/2017
Congratulations To Our Raiders
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Chris Hogan
Former Green Raider Shines in NFL
01/22/2017
Ramapo proud as Hogan makes Super Bowl run...
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Art Start
Art Start 2017
01/14/2017
RIH Students to Exhibit Art Works @ Art Start 2017
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"Bolt 4 Ben " Franklin Lakes Scenic Half-Marathon & 5K
BEN’S STORY… From the time Ben Landel was a toddler, there was a tenacity about him which has proven successful....
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Design and Creativity
Design and Creativity
FLOW Students Participated in a Cardboard Challenge Event
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