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Posted 12/03/2014 11:26AM
The PSAT Test Results will be distributed in the Guidance Office during lunch periods and after school beginning Thursday, December 4th. The following information is provided to help you interpret PSAT scores. Counselors are available if you have any specific questions. Understanding 2014 PSAT/NMSQT Scores
Posted 12/02/2014 09:00AM
Effective December 1, 2014, the front entrance to each high school will be staffed by security personnel until 6:00PM and all visitors will be required to go through lobby guard. The gymnasium entrance will be open for athletic competitions and lobby guard will not be used for attendance at events in the gymnasium, but attendees will not have access to other areas of the school. . At 6:00PM each evening, the hallway security gates will be closed and visitors will not be able to access classrooms and/or lockers. Any groups requesting use of the building must complete the appropriate facility use forms.
Posted 11/25/2014 09:53AM
Posted 11/17/2014 04:07PM

Marking Period 1 Report Cards are now available under the Grading Tab.

Posted 10/23/2014 08:58AM

October 2014


Dear Families and Students:


The first weeks of school have gone by quickly but I hope everyone has had some time to enjoy the beautiful fall season. Good luck to everyone in completing their work in the first marking period. I would like to remind students to take advantage of the extra-help sessions with their teachers every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday in preparation for quarterly tests. In addition, the library is open on these days until 4 PM.


Here is a summary of some of the great things happening at our school:


A Call to Support Wyckoff 6-Year Old Fighting Leukemia: Monday, November 10, 2-00-8:00PM

Fitness Together Wyckoff, located at 386 Franklin Ave., Suite 102, is hosting a blood drive for 6-year-old Rebecca Salmins, who is battling Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.  Every unit of blood that is donated will ensure that Rebecca can do the things in life that we take for granted, like going to school or playing in the snow. See the attached flyer for more details.

Please come show your support! Rebecca's sister, Jasmine Salmins, is a Ramapo sophomore.


Honors for FLOW Relay for Life Student Leaders!

The American Cancer Society has selected students Isabel Bayer, Isabella Voglino, and Sophia Voglino to participate in the 2015 Relay for Life Leadership Summit next month. The Summit will serve as the launching point for the 2015 Relay season and participants will share their ideas and experiences to build on past successes in the fight against cancer.


Community Service Fair At Ramapo

Fourteen organizations met with Ramapo students during lunch periods on October 10 to discuss their activities and encourage students participate. Everyone is encouraged to find an organization and do their best to lend their support and volunteer.


FLOW I and R&S Summit held at RHS

Over 40 representatives from the FLOW-area public schools, grades K-12, met in the Ramapo library with Gary Vermeire, a NJ DOE expert on Intervention and Referral Services procedures and student support services. The full-day workshop was designed to promote teamwork among FLOW educators, keep everyone up to date on procedures, and to share best practices. Claudia Dargento and Dan Sutherland planned the event and will be working this year to continue this important effort.


Jackie Sarracco Honored

RIH District Head Teacher for Music, Jackie Sarracco, was elected to the American School Band Director's Association this summer. Founded in 1953, the American School Band Directors Association (ASBDA) is a national organization for band directors whose mission is to promote, enhance and preserve quality school band programs through leadership and fellowship of exemplary band directors. Ms. Sarracco will be honored by the ASBDA at the December 9, 2014 Holiday Concert

Congratulations to Ramapo students Matthew Carp, Connor Moses, and Lauren Miller on auditioning and being accepted into Bergen County Choir! Over 400 9-12th graders from Bergen County auditioned and our three made it! They will perform a concert of challenging and beautiful repertoire in a concert in January at Paramus High School.

Coach Paul Heenehan was named the winner of the National Girl's Soccer Coach of the Year Award by the NHSCA. Coach Heenehan also earned his 700th career victory as coach of our Girls Soccer Team on Friday, October 10, 2014 vs. Pascack Valley.   Congrats to Paul and the girls!


Congrats to Senior Shannon Herbert who has reached 1,000 assists for her volleyball career. She had 25 assists vs. N. Highlands on Sept. 18, and now has 1,012.


The Star-Ledger recently selected Sammy Marion as the State Gymnastic Athlete of the Week.


The Girl's Tennis Team has won the Bergen County Championship. Freshman Brianna Omar won Second Singles Championship. Senior Linda Lee and Freshman Lauren Laino won Second Doubles Championship, while Seniors Ariella Omar, Katherine Jo, Abby Shulman and Junior Liz Kogan reached the Finals in their respective event.


Cross Country: Girls Team took first place in the small division of the Greystone Invitational Meet on Friday , October 11, 2014. Walter Tarr won the Small Schools Boys race as our Boys Team took fourth place overall.


All the best to everyone!


Louis Moore


Posted 10/22/2014 03:22PM

Pleease see the linked file for the USDA Smart Snacks in School Program that the RIH high school district follows.

Posted 10/09/2014 08:35AM

On Thursday October 16th Ramapo Indian Hills High School District will be hosting a College Fair at Ramapo High School. Over 100 colleges from all across the country will be in attendance. The Fair begins at 7pm and runs till 9pm. Students in all grade levels are welcome. There will be extra parking and shuttle busses provided from:

Bethany Church
568 Wellington Drive
Wyckoff, NJ 07481

Grace United Methodist
555 Russell Ave
Wyckoff, NJ 07481

Faith Community Christian Reformed Church
530 Sicomac Ave
Wyckoff, NJ 07481

Tip: Bring printed labels with the students name and address to speed up the process at each college table.

Posted 09/15/2014 03:31PM

Dear Parents/Guardians of Ramapo Indian Hills Juniors and Seniors:


Under the federal No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act, public high schools must give the names, addresses and telephone numbers of students to military recruiters, college/university recruiters and prospective employers if the recruiters request the information (P.L. 107-110, Section 9528;10USC 503). However, students or their parents have the right to instruct the school in writing that this information is not to be released.


If you do not consent to the release of this information to 1) military recruiters, 2) colleges/university recruiters and/or 3) prospective employers, please check the appropriate box or boxes below. To be certain your wishes are respected, return this form to the appropriate school by October 13, 2014, although signed forms returned after that date will be effective after receipt by the Guidance office:


Ms. Kathleen Robinson,Supervisor of Guidance  Ms. Arlene DiFiore, Supervisor of Guidance

Indian Hills High School                                       Ramapo High School

97 Yawpo Avenue                                                       331 George Street

Oakland, NJ 07436                                                     Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417


Download Form

*Students have the right to request that their contact information not be released to recruiters. Parents can override a child's decision by notifying the school in writing, only if the student is under age 18. We encourage parents and students to discuss this information.


Posted 09/12/2014 10:23AM

The PSAT will be held on Wednesday, October 15th at both Ramapo and Indian Hills High School starting at 7:40am.

All students in grade 10 will be required to take the PSAT as part of the District testing program. There will be no cost for the test for 10th graders.All sophomores will receive a copy of the Official Student Guide to the PSAT/NMSQT during their English class.

The cost of the test for 11th graders and interested 9th graders is $14. Registration will take place from September 9th through September 19th. Checks should be made payable to their respective school. Cash is also accepted. There is no registration form to complete; please place payment in an envelope with the name and grade of the student.Both 11th graders and interested 9th graders will receive this guide when he/she provides payment to their respective Guidance Office.

For 11th graders the PSAT not only helps students prepare for the SAT, but also is the qualifying test for the National Merit Scholarship Competition.

The school schedule for test day will be made available at a later date.

Posted 07/30/2014 09:38AM
The District will have two outside organizations holding the SAT Prep Course beginning this fall...

It is anticipated that once again, the Ramapo Indian Hills Regional High School District will have two outside organizations holding the SAT Prep Course beginning this fall.

Kaplan Test Prep will hold classes beginning September 15, 2014 at Ramapo High School. Kaplan will also hold classes beginning March 24, 2015 at Indian Hills High School.
To register for any of the Kaplan courses, please log onto www.kaptest.com.
Education Services Center (ESC) will hold classes beginning September 10, 2014 at Indian Hills High School. ESC will also hold classes beginning March 4, 2015 at Ramapo High School.
To register for any of the ESC courses, please log onto www.esctestprep.com

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