Academics

College Counseling

Our College Counseling Office, staffed with three full-time college counselors and a coordinator of student-athlete college recruitment, works to ensure all students matriculate to a college or university suited to their personalities and passions.

College Counseling News

List of 3 news stories.

  • Caron advises student-athletes, RE families

    Ransom Everglades Coordinator of Student-Athlete College Recruitment Roger Caron offered a frank and information-packed primer to RE student-athletes and their parents on the 21st century college athletic recruiting landscape. Caron shared vital insights into a process that has changed greatly over the last two decades, and tailored his remarks to student-athletes at every stage of the process, beginning freshman year.
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  • Director of College Counseling Claudia Jolivert (right) with Associate Director Aleny Garcia and Senior Associate Director Daniel Creasy

    College counselors advise sophomore parents

    RE's college counseling office advised sophomore parents on the nuts and bolts of the college process during a Nov. 25 meeting at the Lewis Family Auditorium, the latest in a series of events and programming designed to ready upper school families for the college road ahead.
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  • College admission officers advise RE community

    College admission officers from eight colleges and universities shared their expertise and advice with Ransom Everglades’ students and parents during separate panel discussions on Oct. 15 at the Lewis Family Auditorium and the Rehearsal Hall.
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College Counseling Team

List of 6 members.

  • Photo of Claudia Jolivert

    Mrs. Claudia Jolivert 

    Director of College Counseling
    305-460-8903
    Bio
  • Photo of Roger Caron

    Mr. Roger Caron 

    Coordinator of Student-Athlete College Recruitment, History & Social Sciences Teacher, Coach
    305-460-8235
    Bio
  • Photo of Daniel Creasy

    Mr. Daniel Creasy 

    Senior Associate Director of College Counseling
    305-460-8829
    Bio
  • Photo of Aleny Garcia

    Ms. Aleny Garcia 

    Associate Director of College Counseling
    305-460-8933
    Bio
  • Mr. Terry Giffen 

    College Counseling
  • Mrs. Lyn Bernasco 

    College Counseling Temp
    305-460-8844

 

TIMELINE

List of 3 items.

  • Freshmen & Sophomores

    Beginning in the ninth grade, a series of class meetings for students and evening sessions for parents is offered to inform families about the college application process.

    The College Counseling Office is open to underclassmen on an as-needed basis. Common questions concern standardized testing, summer programs and course scheduling. College Counselors do their best to be available to all students, prioritizing students in the senior and junior classes.
  • Juniors

    The College Deans Symposium starts the process for juniors giving students and their parents in-depth insights into the admission process.

    Individualized college counseling begins in the junior year. It’s an 18-month process that includes frequent meetings between counselors, students and parents.
  • Seniors

    A College Tour each year in June gives rising seniors a chance to visit a range of colleges and universities with their college counselors.

    Each fall, RE welcomes more than 100 admissions officers to campus, allowing students to learn about colleges in an intimate setting.

 
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Middle School2045 South Bayshore DriveTel: 305-250-6850
Upper School3575 Main HighwayTel: 305-460-8800
Founded in 1903, Ransom Everglades School is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for grades 6 - 12 located on two campuses in Coconut Grove, Florida. Ransom Everglades School produces graduates who "believe that they are in the world not so much for what they can get out of it as for what they can put into it." The mission of Ransom Everglades School is to provide an educational environment in which the pursuit of honor, academic excellence and intellectual growth is complemented by concern for the physical, cultural and character development of each student. The school provides rigorous college preparation that promotes the student's sense of identity, community, personal integrity and values for a productive and satisfying life, and prepares the student to lead and to contribute to society.