Introduced Version



        A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring Larry Rambis.


    _______________________, read first time and referred to Committee on


First Regular Session of the 115th General Assembly (2007)


        A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring Larry Rambis.

    Whereas, Larry Rambis has served the North West Hendricks School Corporation for more than 23 years; at the end of the 2006-2007 school year he will be stepping down as Superintendent;

    Whereas, Larry Rambis was born on September 16, 1942, in Shelburn, Indiana, the middle child of Frank and Elizabeth Rambis;

    Whereas, An outstanding high school athlete, Larry Rambis received a full four year football scholarship to Tulane University in New Orleans, graduating in 1965 with a bachelor of arts degree in history and a master's of education degree in 1969;

    Whereas, Larry Rambis began his teaching career in 1965 at Metairie Park Country Day School where he also coached football, basketball, and track;

    Whereas, After being away from his home state for several years, Larry Rambis returned to Indiana and earned an education specialist degree from Indiana State University;

    Whereas, In 1984, after teaching in two other school corporations, Larry Rambis accepted the position of superintendent of the North West Hendricks School Corporation;

    Whereas, Larry Rambis is justifiably proud of the accomplishments of the North Salem, Pittsboro, and Tri-West schools, including Academic Decathlon championship teams for ten years, Four Star School awards, high ISTEP scores, and state championship and runner-up teams in football; and

    Whereas, It is fitting that we recognize the contributions of Larry Rambis to Indiana public education: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives

of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,

the Senate concurring:

    SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly thanks Larry Rambis for his years of dedicated service to the students of North West Hendricks School Corporation and wishes him success in his future endeavors.
    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to Larry Rambis and his family and the North West Hendricks School Corporation.