Symphonic band earns 'Superior' rating

The 35-member RE Combined Symphonic Band traveled to South Dade High School on March 4 to perform in the Florida Bandmasters Association District 20 Music Performance Assessment. The band performed for three concert adjudicators and one sight reading adjudicator, earning an overall Superior rating. This performance marks the 25th consecutive year the RE band has performed at the district festival under conductor Jon Hamm.
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 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.