RAMS Back to School Information

First Day of School

First day of school for 7th Graders ONLY is Wed, Sept 8. 

8th Graders will join the 7th Graders on Thur, Sept 9.

All students should plan to bring their iPad, school supply binder and backpack on their first day of school. If you were not able to attend the Back to School Night you will be given your iPad and school information on the first day of school. 

RAMS Back to School Handbook

Important information about RAMS is located in our Back to School Handbook

This booklet has been mailed home but we encourage you to read it now as it has important and timely communication. It will also be available on the RAMS website. Please note that the copy you will receive in the mail will be in booklet format. The copy linked here is in page by page format.  

Athletics/Activities

Registration for fall sports is now open. All students who would like to play a sport through the school must have a sports physical on file.  You can find more information on the 7-8 Athletics/Activities page. Please reach out to Tanysha Scott with any questions you may have at 651-482-5290. 

There is no deadline for signing up for a fall sport, but the start dates for each fall activity are listed below. The coach of each activity will be providing more detailed information a week before the activity begins.

RAMS Fall Athletics 2021

Fall Sports

Start Dates

Fee *

7/8 Football

8/30/21 at 3pm

$110.00

7/8 Girls Volleyball

9/08/21 at 3pm

$110.00

7/8 Boys/Girls Soccer

9/08/21 at 3pm

$110.00

7/8 Girls Tennis  

9/08/21 at 3pm

$110.00

7-12 Boys/Girls Cross Country

8/16/21 time TBD

$200.00

7-12 Girls Swimming/Diving

8/16/21 time TBD

$200.00

***Free Sports Physicals available on Saturday, August 14 - 8:00am-12:00pm - Schedule by calling 612-596-6106 - Located at 215 Radio Drive, Woodbury, MN 55125 (weekday appts available as well).

7th Grade Family Town Hall Online - Tuesday, August 24 - 6:30-7:00pm

7th grade families who are interested in learning general information about RAMS and meeting the RAMS administrators are welcome to join us on Zoom, Tuesday, August 24th, 6:30-7:00pm. The link for the Town Hall will be shared the day of the Town Hall and a recording of the meeting will be shared out afterwards for those who were not able to attend.

Back To School Night - Wednesday, September 1 - 4:00-7:00pm

All students and families are invited and encouraged to attend our 2021 Back To School Night at RAMS from 4:00pm to 7:00pm on Wednesday, September 1.  The evening will be an open-house format. Please click here to see the flyer that you will be given when you pick up your student’s Back to School Packet in the New Gym! 

No schedules will be sent home prior to Back To School Night.  Please plan to pick up your student’s schedule at RAMS on Wednesday, September 1 or view them online StudentVue or ParentVue (see page 9-10 of the Back to School Handbook for more details).

Things to do:

  • Pick-up Your Back to School Packet that includes your students:

    • iPad (7th grade and new 8th grade students only)

    • Schedule

    • ParentVue/Schoology Login information

    • iPad help sheets

  • Get Your School Picture Taken

  • Purchase School Locks (Locks cost $5.00* each for a new lock or $1.00 each for used locks.)

  • Find Your Classes & Meet Your Teachers

  • Find Your Hall Locker

  • Update Contact or Health Information (optional)

  • Sign up for Synergy/Parent Vue (optional)

  • Register for Athletics (optional)

  • Purchase Raider Gear - Phy Ed T-shirts - $8.00* a T-Shirt (optional) 

    • T-shirts can also be purchased here. (T-Shirts ordered online will be given to students during their physical education class the first week of school)
  • Pre-Order Yearbooks (optional)

  • Get PTA Info (optional)

*Payments at Orientation can be made with cash or check only.

**In an attempt to accommodate everyone, please park along the north side of County Rd B2 or use Abbott’s parking lot across the street from RAMS as our overflow parking.

School Pictures

School pictures can be taken in the upper gym during the Back to School Night. Click here to see the information and order flyer for school pictures. All students must have their school picture taken for our school database. Students are not required to purchase a school picture package, but if you would like to purchase a package you can bring the form from the back to school mailer or click here to be redirected to the Lifetouch site and place your order online. The Picture Day ID for RAMS is: EVT2VVWCS

RAMS iPad Information

Click here for more info on RAMS 1:1 Digital Learning with iPads. 

Yearbook

Click here if you are interested in purchasing a 2021-22 Yearbook. 

 

Please contact the RAMS Office if you have any further questions at 651-482-5280.