Ramstein Intermediate School is part of the DoDEA Europe East School District and has a school population of approximately 750 students in grades 3rd - 5th and over 90 staff members comprised of teachers, support specialists, instructional specialists, counselors, school psychologist and administrators. Ramstein Intermediate is located on Ramstein Air Base in proximity to Ramstein Elementary and Ramstein Middle schools. Our school serves the military and DoD dependents of the Ramstein community which is part of a bigger complex of schools located within the German city of Kaiserslautern. Our school colors are Royal Blue and White and our mascot is 'Spots Jaguar'.
We pride ourselves on providing an educational experience that not only encourages success by addressing individual learner needs but also promotes rigor through high quality instruction and educational resources. Teachers at Ramstein Intermediate use current educational trends as well as traditional pedagogical strategies within their instruction to ensure that all students are given opportunities to succeed. We provide technology and information services that are always at the fingertips of students and teachers and encourages learning beyond the classroom. Our school also has a diverse enrichment program which includes after-school clubs to encourage social and academic growth.
Grades: 3 - 5
RIS is Educating, Engaging, and Empowering each student to succeed in a dynamic world.
To be among the world's leaders in education, enriching the lives of military-connected students and the communities in which they live.
Using data-informed instruction:
Literacy: RIS will strengthen implementation of College and Career Readiness for all students by ensuring all classrooms teaching Literacy skills reflect standards-based instruction, as measured by performance on the DoDEA CCR Summative Assessment by 5% increase of students 'meeting or exceeding expectations' over two years, ending SY21-22.
Strategy: Our school will implement instructional strategies for readable writing and citing text evidence to improve student performance in text comprehension and written expression.
Math: RIS will strengthen implementation of College and Career Readiness for all student by ensuring all classrooms teaching Mathematics reflect standards-based instruction, as measured by performance on the DoDEA CCR Summative Assessment by a 10% increase of students 'meeting or exceeding expectations' over two years, ending SY21-22.
Strategy: Our school will implement Mathematical Teaching Practices by using tasks which promote reasoning and problem solving as well as use/connect mathematical representations to improve student performance in Math Modeling and Application.