The Rampage

A New Era for Ramaz

A New Era for Ramaz

Sarah Silverman '24 August 24, 2021

As usual, a new year arrives along with new books, new clothes, and new school supplies. This year, due to Rabbi Stochel’s abrupt departure from Ramaz, students will also be adjusting to a new leadership...

Former VP of Ramaz Finally Elected President of Something (Israel)

Former VP of Ramaz Finally Elected President of Something (Israel)

Aviva Schilowitz ’24 July 19, 2021

Is it easier to become the President of Israel than President of the Ramaz Upper School? Maybe.  On June 2, Isaac “Bougie” Herzog ‘78, former Vice President of the Ramaz Upper School student...

Meet Your New GO

Meet Your New GO

July 19, 2021

Yona Weinstock, President As the GO president, I want to make next year an amazing year. This year was extremely limited, and as President, I hope to give every grade several opportunities to make up...

Celebration of the Arts

Celebration of the Arts

Rebecca Kalimi ’23 July 19, 2021

With New York’s Covid guidelines getting more lenient and allowing life to take in an extra ounce of normalcy, Ramaz students have been hoping for the end-of-year Celebration of the Arts to partially...

Goodbye to the Rotating Schedule

Goodbye to the Rotating Schedule

Nicole Hirschkorn ’22 July 19, 2021

The rotating schedule, a Ramaz staple, was used until last March when the pandemic first hit. The schedule, which consisted of rotating A, B, C, E, and F days, Winter Rosh Chodesh Fridays, M days, and...

Student Summer Plans

Student Summer Plans

Rachel Freilich ’22 July 19, 2021

After last summer, when most summer plans were cancelled due to the pandemic, this year Ramaz students are finding ways to create their own, unique summer. Even though some plans were cancelled, more programs...

3-Feet Social Distancing

3-Feet Social Distancing

Eric Kalimi ‘22 July 19, 2021

To comply with New York State Education Department (NYSED) guidelines at the beginning of the school year, the administration separated desks six feet apart. Because of how far apart the desks are, only...

Ramaz’s Academic, Competitive, Politics and Law Based Teams

Ramaz’s Academic, Competitive, Politics and Law Based Teams

Emily Vayner ‘23 July 19, 2021

Ramaz offers a plethora of academic, competitive, politics and law based clubs and teams, including Debate, Mock Trial, Model Congress, Model UN, and Moot Court. Each club is different from the other,...

Au revoir Madame Bellaiche

Au revoir Madame Bellaiche

Andrew Spielfogel ’23 July 19, 2021

Madame Bellaiche is Ramaz’s French teacher, and we are saying goodbye to her this year. Madame is moving back to France with her family, and she is very sad to leave the Ramaz community. Madame has been...

Competitive Sports are Back!

Competitive Sports are Back!

Though Ramaz has been able to provide after-school athletics since the start of second semester, there have not been any games or leagues with other schools– until now.  Tennis, baseball, and track...

Virtual Slides and Videos like this video about the Hillel at Maryland University were shown at the virtual college meetings.

Junior College Night

On the nights of April 24th and 26th, college representatives from numerous universities visited Ramaz– virtually, of course. Normally, these representatives would all flock to 78th street for in-person...

Lil Henny Spittin Performance

Junior Fugue Night

Jake Rubin ’22 July 19, 2021

Every year the Ramaz Junior grade performs their fugues on Fugue Night, this year was different. We had students performing their fugues in the auditorium during the test and lunch period with a livestream...

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