Ransom Everglades' Middle School History Team A – Parker Jelke '27, Zach Corbin-Cheah '27, Lucas Gonzalez '27 and Jaz Puri '28 – claimed first place in the South Florida History Bowl and Bee Nov. 12 at Archimedean Academy. The team accrued a 6-0 record in the middle school bowl competition on its way to the title.
Under coach Joe Mauro, team members competed individually at the junior high level, and Jelke and Corbin-Cheah finished first and third, respectively, in the junior high history bee.
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.