• About Pomona

    Pomona Middle School, 'Home of the Panthers', is a 7th and 8th grade middle school located in the beautiful suburb of Pomona NY.  Our student body consists of approximately 600 diverse students who bring their passion for learning to the classrooms of Pomona!

    Pomona Middle School is a school in Good Standing and P.R.I.D.E's itself on educational excellence through moving our students forward to Rise Up and Beyond! 

    As a unified community, the East Ramapo Central School District is committed to educating the whole child by providing a healthy, safe, supportive, engaging and challenging learning environment.


    We will become proficient in all that we do.
    Efficacy Principles
    1. Smart is not something you are. Smart is something you get.
    2. Thoughts determine actions.
    3. Think You Can. Work Hard. Get Smart
    4. The Learning Zone is where you get smart.
    5. In everything you do, “Find Out How Good You Can Be” (FOHGYCB)
    6. Feedback tells you where your Learning Zone is and how hard you have to work.
    7. The Step-by-Step Method is a way of working hard to get better.
    8. Use Feedback!  Think You Can!  Keep Moving Out!
    9. Overcome Internal and External obstacles.
    10. Listen to your Strong Side and make it powerful.

    *Adapted from the Efficacy Institute