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School News

List of 4 news stories.

  • Departing faculty member Ginny Onorati with faculty member Joe Mauro and Head of School Penny Townsend

    Long-serving faculty and staff honored

    The standing ovations kept coming. Ransom Everglades faculty and staff gathered in person at the Lewis Family Auditorium on June 3 to honor colleagues with milestone anniversaries and those departing the school – including the newest members of RE’s faculty emeriti: math teacher Ginny Onorati, who is leaving Ransom Everglades after 47 years, and English teacher Tom Dughi, who is departing after 25.
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  • Kelly Jackson

    RE names new Director of Sustainability

    Faculty member Dr. Kelly L. Jackson was named the founding Director of Environmental Sustainability at Ransom Everglades, Head of School Penny Townsend announced on June 2. The appointment, effective immediately, is designed to advance the school’s commitment to sustainable practices, climate change education and youth climate action, and to help Ransom Everglades become an independent school leader in protecting and prioritizing the environment.
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  • RE Anti-Racism Task Force Report released

    The Ransom Everglades Board of Trustees approved and released the final report of the RE Anti-Racism Task Force on June 2, a day after the final board meeting of 2020-21. The 17-member task force, under the direction of chairs Victoria Beatty '00, Stephanie Dua P'22 '24 '27, Carla Hill and Dr. Brandon King, was charged with exploring racism at Ransom Everglades to help ensure that RE delivers on its pledge to be a truly inclusive institution where all students can reach their full potential. You can read the full report here or on the school's website.
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  • Members of the Class of 2025 walked a red carpet

    A special send-up for the Class of 2025

    Members of the Class of 2025 walked a red carpet to enter the Ransom Everglades Middle School for the last time as eighth graders on May 28, arriving in waves by advisory for a most unusual – and very special – Eighth-Grade Send-Up. Students and their parents toured campus in small groups, greeting teachers, collecting special gifts (including Class of 2025 RE backpacks), and concluding in Swenson Hall for a number of video and award presentations – and a ceremonial visit to stage.
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School Events

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    Ransom Everglades Summer Programs

    Children nine and up have opportunities for summer fun, exploration and learning at Ransom Everglades. Check out our one-week sports and academic camps, our Explorations Academy courses or take advantage of our location on Biscayne Bay by signing up for the new Pine Knot Scholars program.
     
    www.ransomeverglades.org/summer

    Please note there are no summer camps or classes on Monday, July 5 in observance of Independence Day.
    Ransom Campus and Virtual
  • Jun
    21

    Ransom Everglades Summer Programs

    Children nine and up have opportunities for summer fun, exploration and learning at Ransom Everglades. Check out our one-week sports and academic camps, our Explorations Academy courses or take advantage of our location on Biscayne Bay by signing up for the new Pine Knot Scholars program.
     
    www.ransomeverglades.org/summer

    Please note there are no summer camps or classes on Monday, July 5 in observance of Independence Day.
    Ransom Campus and Virtual
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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.