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    (850) 937-2220, ext 222


    (850) 937-2220, ext 225


    (850) 937-2238


    (850) 937-2237


    (850) 937-2220, ext 244


    (850) 937-2224

Library Media Center:   

    (850) 937-2220, ext 238

Physical Education: 

    (850) 937-2226

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School Hours

The school day for students begins at 9:15 A.M. and ends at 4:00 P.M.

Please remember that students are NOT to be dropped off at school and left unattended.

Contact the school administration for current policy.

The following is the Bell Schedule for this school year:


First Bell


Home Room

9:20 – 9:30

Period 1

9:34 - 10:18

Period 2

10:22 - 11:06

Period 3

11:10 - 11:56

Lunch A

11:09 - 11:32

Lunch B

11:33 - 11:56

Period 4

12:00 - 12:46

Lunch C

11:59 - 12:22

Lunch D

12:23 - 12:46

Period 5

12:50 - 1:36

Lunch E

12:49 - 1:12

Lunch F

1:13 - 1:36

Period 6

1:40 - 2:24

Period 7

2:28 - 3:12

Period 8

3:16 - 4:00



Parent Communication Survey


We would deeply appreciate it if you could spare a few moments to click on the link below and complete the attached survey:

Parent Communication Survey

Interested in becoming a Substitute Teacher?

If you are interested in becoming a Substitute Teacher for the Escambia County School District please open and read the file shown below:

Substitute Teaching

Welcome to Ransom Middle School ~ Home of The Tigers


1000 W. Kingsfield Road

Cantonment, FL  32533

Phone:  850-937-2220     FAX:  850-937-2232

Principal: Brent Brummet 

Assistant Principal: Joe Snyder 

2014 FCAT Information Letter

Attention Parents, Guardians, and Students:

Please CLICK HERE to review the guidelines
established for the 2014 FCAT Testing.

2014 FCAT Tutorial

Click on this link to access an FCAT Testing Tutorial 


Escambia County School District Testing Schedule

Please CLICK HERE to view the Testing Schedule for Escambia County Schools.

RMS Cheerleading Tryouts


 Open to incoming

6th, 7th, & 8th graders


Cheerleading Tryouts:
April 22nd-25th 4:00pm-6:00pm
The following items must be returned no later than April 18th:
Cheerleader Application
Drug Screening Waiver
Middle School Athletic Waiver
Competition Policy Agreement
$10 Clinic Fee
Please link on these attachments for details!


If you have any questions please contact Heather Wiscombe at hwiscombe@escambia.k12.fl.us

or by using the e-mail link shown below: 

Wiscombe, Heather Mathematics Instructor

2014 Relay For Life


CLICK HERE to sign up for the upcoming Relay For Life event.

April 25-26, 2014 (7:00 PM to 7:00 AM)

Tate High School


Parent Survey

Parents we need your help.  Every year at this time we ask that parents fill out the parent survey.  This information is very helpful.  In the past we have not had as many respondents as we would have liked.  We would greatly appreciate your taking about ten minutes to fill out the survey.  You can also find the link to the survey on the Escambia County School District web page right next to the green “community” button.


Please take the time to complete this Parent Survey .

Escambia County School District Info Finder


CLICK HERE to locate your child’s bus stop and pick up/drop off times.


Please CLICK HERE to read information pertaining to the operation of the Escambia County School District buses


Students Rights and Responsibilities
The Students Rights and Responsibilities Handbook for the 2013-2014 school year can be viewed by going to the Homepage Lockers File. Continue
Posted by: Terrence Brown
Published: 8/12/13

Student Arrival and Attendance Policies


Parents dropping off or picking up students must enter Ransom Middle School through the East Gate and exit through our center driveway (TRAFFIC IS ONE WAY).  The Drop-off and Pick-up area is in the front of the school across from the Teachers' Parking Lot.

The west gate is reserved for school buses only.


ALL absences must be called in each day that a student is absent (937-2220 ext. 225).

When the student returns to school, he/she MUST bring a note from either a parent or doctor. It is the responsibility of the student to make up all work that has been missed.

Any student who is tardy for school MUST be checked in by a parent. Absences related to illness or injury of the student that exceed five (5) consecutive days or a total of ten (10) days requires a doctor's note.


If your child requires special check-out instructions, please notify the main office in writing on "Orientation Day" or by the first week of school.

Any student who needs to check out during the school day must be checked out by a parent or designated adult (the individual's name and telephone number must be on file at RMS).

There will be no check-outs taken over the phone. There will also be no check-outs after 3:30 PM. We are required to see a photo I.D. before a student can be checked out.

Telephone and Cell Phone Policy

There is a telephone in the Guidance Office that students may use for EMERGENCIES only.

If your student needs to make arrangements to go home with another student, these arrangements must be made before arriving at school.

NO telephone messages will be recorded and forwarded to the students after 3:30.

Teachers can be reached by email. The email addresses are located on the school web site (Faculty Page).


Students may have cell phones; however, ALL CELL PHONES MUST BE TURNED OFF AND OUT OF SIGHT.

Violations of this policy could result in administration action being taken, to include confiscation of the student's cell phone.

Please contact the school for further information.                                  

Student Dress Code

Each student is given his or her own copy of the Escambia County School District Student Rights and Responsibilities Handbook.

The following items are key areas of concern, but are not the only items addressed in the school district's dress code:

1. Shorts, skirts or dresses must be no more than two (2) inches above the knee. The opening or slits of skirts may be no shorter than two inches above the knee.

2. The waistband of shorts, slacks, skirts and similar garments shall not be worn below the waist or in such a manner as to expose undergarments.

3. Students may not wear midriffs, tank tops, halter-tops or shirts with spaghetti straps to school. No undergarments should be visible.

4. Footwear that is deemed hazardous or dangerous, such as bedroom slippers, or cleats shall not be worn.

Upcoming Events

Today's Activities


Important School Dates

Please be aware of the important events

on the upcoming dates:


MAR 17-21

Spring Break

APR 16 – MAY 2

FCAT RMS Testing

MAY 26

Memorial Day

MAY 30

Last Day of School


FCAT Testing Dates:

APR 16

Math (7/8) P

APR 21

Reading (6) C

APR 21

Science (8) P

APR 22

Reading (6) C

APR 23

Reading (7) C

APR 24

Reading (7) C

APR 28

Reading (8) C

APR 29

Reading (8) C

APR 30

Math (6) C


Math (6) C


C – Computer Based Tests
P - Paper Tests

ESCD School Calendar

Homepage Locker Folders and Files

Please go to the Homepage Locker (below) and open the Administration File in order to view Mr. Brummet's and Mr. Snyder's welcoming messages.

Please refer to the Notices and Files folder for important school-based information.

Homepage Locker

PPT, Word, Excel Viewers [Go]
Acrobat Reader [Go]

Student Absence Verification Form

Please CLICK HERE to access the Student Absence Verification Form.

Free and Reduced Meals Application

Attention Parents and Guardians,

You may access the onlilne application for Free and Reduced Meals by going to the following website:


RMS Yearbook

Click on the Jostens icon to place an order for your 2013-2014 RMS Yearbook.


Local Weather


Sunshine Readers Book Talk

Please click on the link below to access the Sunshine Readers' Booktalk website:

Book Talk !