The Beaver’s new Assistant Principal is Ekuah Ramsey-Gilbert who has been a part of the Natomas Unified School District for over five years where she has served as a Counselor, College and Career Coordinator, Math Teacher and Coordinator of Student Affairs. Mrs. Ramsey-Gilbert’s most recent position as a Counselor has afforded her the opportunity to work with many students in the areas of academics, college and career readiness and social emotional learning. She has implemented a successful peer conflict mediation program that mirrors a restorative justice approach which allowed students to work together to resolve disputes or conflicts and helped to create and maintain a positive school environment. As an advocate for students, Mrs. Ramsey-Gilbert is passionate about being a part of a school culture that is welcoming and supportive to all who are involved.
Mrs. Ramsey-Gilbert was born and raised in Sacramento California and has resided in the Natomas community with her husband and 3 children for the past 8 years. She attended California State University, Long Beach where she earned a full ride scholarship to play Division 1 basketball but completed her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Psychology at California State University of Sacramento. Along with sporting activities, Mrs. Ramsey-Gilbert enjoys music, movies and traveling with her family.
Mrs. Ramsey-Gilbert further pursued her educational journey by completing her Master’s Degree in Psychology through the University of Phoenix. Additionally, she has obtained her Pupil Personnel Services Credential through National University along with an Administrative Services Credential through Sacramento County Office of Education. As she considers herself a lifelong learner, Mrs. Ramsey-Gilbert wants to continue to build on her knowledge and skills through education and experience.
Mrs. Ramsey-Gilbert is looking forward to working towards increasing family engagement at Bannon Creek School while focusing on equity and inclusion to help support student success. She is excited to continue to serve the students and families of the Natomas community and is eager to meet families when the school year begins.
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