Dr. Richard Ramos was nominated by a former colleague, Natalie Vidaure.
Dr. Ramos is very passionate about what he does. He believes in building relationships with his students and employees by greeting them as they arrive each morning before school begins. He is always smiling and continuously showing compassion towards every single person he encounters throughout his busy day.
"Dr. Ramos is certainly my inspiration and has inspired many others who have crossed his path," Vidaure said. "He is always seeking different ways to help others, no matter what the situation may be, without hesitation."
Being a principal is more than a job to Dr. Ramos - it is his passion. One of his priorities is to help parents get to know the educators who will be teaching their children, often by arranging home visits. He encourages educators, students and parents to become more involved in their community, and he priortizes academic excellence. Overall, he is a genuinly compassionate and caring individual who inspires everyone he meets.