Applications for 2017-18
Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-18 school year at Ramsey Magnet School of Science. The first Open Application Window is for any incoming kindergarten – 5th grade student not currently enrolled at Ramsey. This application window runs from March 1, 2017, to April 14, 2017. Please note: Even if you live in the Ramsey attendance zone, enrollment is not guaranteed unless you are currently enrolled at Ramsey. Be sure to fill out an application in the earliest “Window” possible to increase your child’s chances of securing a spot.
Applications may be picked up at the Ramsey office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at 1351 Kathleen Ave. OR you may download one from our website. To be considered during this first application window, please return your completed application to the Ramsey office by April 14, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Download application
Applicants will be accepted based on available openings. If there are more applicants than space available, there will be a lottery process. Within 15 days of the close of the enrollment period, families will be notified of the status of their application. Application process explained
Please note: There will be two consecutive windows to ensure reaching our student population capacity and provide a waiting list of students in each grade level:
~ Window #1 begins March 1 – April 14, 2017
~ Window #2 is April 17 – August 11, 2017
We are still in need of both instructors and volunteers for our DASH program. If you have a special interest or talent that you would like to share, or know of anyone else that may be interested in teaching, please contact Elise Dunkin at email@example.com. Classes this year will be on Mondays and Wednesdays, beginning February 13th. You can teach or volunteer for one or both days.
Ramsey Magnet School of Science is a National Title One School.
Here is a Short SQORD Video that introduces this excellent program.
Fred Meyer teams with Ramsey!!
A big thank you to Fred Meyer for the $500 donation to Ramsey Magnet School of Science.
Dear Ramsey Families,
Happy Monday! Our 4th graders did an amazing job last week under the direction of Mr. Normington for their Lewis and Clark Performance! They all have put in a tremendous amount of work preparing and we were incredibly impressed!
PTO needs you! Plan to join them on Thursday 3/16 at 6:30pm at Growler Guys (225 W Appleway Ave) for the next big event planning meeting. We would love to have participation in planning this event that will benefit the kids of Ramsey and help to fund the Smart Lab.
We are ready to start forming committees to put our plan into action! Please let us know if you are wanting to help in any way. You can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Here is the google doc to sign up for a conference to discuss your child’s progress. https://docs.google.com/spread
Wednesday, March 22
No school for Kindergarten. Evening Parent/Teacher (P/T) conferences.
Thursday, March 23
No school for K-5. P/T conferences all day. Happy Spring Break!
Please consider helping our PTO with a staff dinner during the late night of conferences! They would love your help! Here is a link to sign up!
Have you had a chance to take the Survey about Ramsey? If not, please consider taking this survey so we can know from your perspective how to make Ramsey even better. We cannot improve if we don’t have reliable, valid information. We need you!
Parents can provide feedback in one of two ways between now and the end of March:
Science Fair, March 22nd
Science Fair Projects due: Wednesday, March 22
Time: Check in starts at 8:15 A. M. in the foyer
Students will go to the playground after putting their projects on the marked tables in the gym.
Judges: Judges check in with the office before 9:15 A. M. We need more judges! Please contact Ms. Weber at email@example.com if you would like to help judge!
Judges meet in the gym for a brief meeting regarding rubrics at 9:15 A. M.
Judging will take place approximately from 9:15-11:30ish. (Maybe even until noon)
Class Walk throughs: 12:00 until 1:15
Assemblies for the Science Fair: TBA
Project pick up: Wednesday, after school; Thursday during the day.
Silverwood Reading Logs
The Reading Is the Ticket Logs are due on FRIDAY 3/17! Hopefully your child made the decision to participate in this great reading program. We would like to thank Silverwood for their sponsorship of this beneficial program for kids. Reading is truly the one of the tickets for a successful future!
Don’t forget to get out and vote tomorrow!
Crystal Kubista, Principal
Aaron Drake, Assistant Principal