Twelve nominated for Silver Knight Awards

Ransom Everglades nominated 12 students who excel in service and various scholastic realms to compete for prestigious Silver Knight Awards in May. The nominees and their award category: Nathan Kaplan ’24, Athletics; Thomas Crowley ’24, Business; Jake Perdigon ’24, Digital Media; Rowan Tolon ’24, Drama; Lauren Page ’24, English; William Charouhis ’24, General; Emma Dvorkin ’24, Journalism; Victoria Paraoulaki de Miranda ’24, Math; Christine Keedy Brown ’24, Music and Dance; Kaitlyn Gonzalez ’24, Science; Gabrielle Lieberman ’24, Social Science; Ian Fox ’24, Speech.
The students will be seeking award recognition at the 66th Annual Silver Knight Awards Ceremony at the James L. Knight Center on May 22, 2024. The event, sponsored by the Miami Herald/el Nuevo Herald, will recognize 30 winners whose projects demonstrate academic excellence and community service in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties. Ninety students will earn honorable mention recognition.

Last year, Ian Barnett '24 won the Silver Knight Award for Music and Dance for his work teaching musical composition to underserved youth.

Ransom Everglades Silver Knight Nominees
Nathan Kaplan ’24, Athletics
Thomas Crowley ’24, Business
Jake Perdigon ’24, Digital Media
Rowan Tolon ’24, Drama
Lauren Page ’24, English
William Charouhis ’24, General
Emma Dvorkin ’24, Journalism
Victoria Paraoulaki de Miranda ’24, Math
Christine Keedy Brown ’24, Music and Dance
Kaitlyn Gonzalez ’24, Science
Gabrielle Lieberman ’24, Social Science
Ian Fox ’24, Speech
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.