Academic Teams

Teams from RE excel in quiz bowl event

Ransom Everglades academic teams earned first and third place in the South Florida Fall Invitational Quiz Bowl Tournament Nov. 4 at RE. Jacob Aronow '26, Lucas Blanco '24, Daniel Figueroa '24 and Liam Forand '24 finished first in the quiz-based competition on various academic subjects, and Zachary Corbin-Cheah '27, Lucas Gonzalez '27, Nicholas Motoki '27, Jaz Puri '28 and Noah Veras '29 came in third under coaches Branly Fontaine and Abby Berler.
Nine teams participated in the tournament at Ransom Everglades' upper school. With the victory, the first-place RE team qualified for the 2024 High School National Championship Tournament in Atlanta May 24–26, 2024.
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.