Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors of History, Texas Tech University Master in Education, Sul Ross St. University Teaching Certification - US History & Govt. Mid-Management/Administration Certification
Mr. James Ramage
Mr. Ramage is beginning his 25th year in ECISD and his 16th year in school administration. Mr. Ramage is an Odessa native and attended public schools at Ross Elementary, Hood Junior High School, and graduated from Permian High School in 1988. He has a Bachelors Degree in History from Texas Tech University (1993), and a Master Degree in Education from Sul Ross State University (1999). Mr. Ramage has served the district as a US Government and US History teacher, a Student Council Sponsor, a Fine Arts Magnet Director, and an Assistant Principal all at Odessa High School (12 years). He has also served as Principal of both Bonham Middle School (8 years) and also Permian High School (4 years). This is his first year at Odessa Collegiate Academy. Mr. Ramage is married to his wife, Stephanne, for 24 years. She is also beginning her 25th year in ECISD and is a current Dyslexic Therapist/Teacher at Barbara Jordan Elementary. Mr. Ramage has 3 teenage children, Cassidy, Tyler, and Hayden, who attend Texas Tech University, Permian High School, and Nimitz Middle School, respectively. Mr. Ramage serves on the UIL Region 6 Executive Music Committee and is a member of Texas Association of Secondary School Principals.