Above the Influence is a student-led innovative substance abuse prevention program CRMS has adopted. It encourages teens to be above negative influences (including substance use), develop positive life aspirations and achieve personal goals. 8th graders committed to rising above the influence and created a short video to share why they are "Rising Above the Influence" with their peers.
International-mindedness is a view of the world in which people see themselves connected to the global community and assue a sense of responsibility to its members. It is an awareness of the inter-relatedness of all nations and peoples, and a recognition of the complexity of these relationships. Click here for more information on how you can be internationally minded.
We asked some students and teachers how they liked the new furniture, and how this new equipment changes the ambiance in the classroom. Grateful students expressed their appreciation for the comfortable seating, such as the wobble stools, and squishy bean bags.
September 15th marks the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs through October 15th. Over the next several weeks, classrooms across the East Ramapo Central School district will be exploring the rich cultures of Hispanic and Latino peoples through literature, geography, art & music.