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List of 4 news stories.

  • Melissa Krinzman '86

    New members join RE board

    Ransom Everglades welcomed to the 2020-21 Board of Trustees two loyal alumni with deep Miami roots and two community-minded executives who built their careers outside the region. Alums Melissa Krinzman '86 and Jon Madorsky '91 attended their first board meeting June 11 along with fellow newcomers Reuven Bigio and Stephanie Dua.
    That foursome officially stepped in on July 1, as the board bade farewell to trustees Miriam Esteve, Richard Leeds and Jeffrey Miller '79. Esteve had been on the board for six years, Leeds for six, and Miller – previously a board chair – for 15. Miller also served as co-chair for the REinventing Excellence campaign along with Constance Fernandez.
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  • REtiring faculty: Penny Matthews, Maria del Carmen Naranjo, Mike Townsend, Guillermo Urbina

    REtirements, anniversaries recognized

    Ransom Everglades faculty, staff and administration celebrated four retiring colleagues – Penny Matthews, Maria del Carmen Naranjo, Mike Townsend and Guillermo Urbina – and honored more than two dozen others who achieved significant career milestones during an end-of-year virtual recognition on June 5. Middle school administrative assistant Patricia Aguilar and history and social sciences teacher Joe Mauro topped the longevity list with their 30th and 35th work anniversaries.
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  • Carlos Watson '87

    Carlos Watson '87 leads national town hall on race

    Carlos Watson '87, chief executive officer of the media company Ozy, helped organize and lead the conversation for "The Time is Now: Race and Resolution," a virtual roundtable on racial injustice and next steps for our nation that aired on a number of cable outlets on June 8. If you missed it, you can watch it in full here.
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  • Catalyst editors go online during pandemic

    When upper school student editors of The Catalyst newspaper realized the business shutdown caused by the pandemic would prevent them from obtaining a printed spring newspaper, they decided to take the paper online. The result is a gleaming new website populated with engaging and frequently updated stories.
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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.