About

RE at a Glance

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  • Students Enrolled

    1,075
    472 middle school students in the Everglades campus
    603 upper school students in the Ransom campus

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  • Class Size

    15
    average class size at the middle school



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  • Class Size

    14
    average class size at the upper school



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  • Faculty

    73%
    73% of faculty hold advanced degrees
    18% of faculty hold doctorate degrees

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  • Faculty Tenure

    21
    21 years is the average faculty tenure at Ransom Everglades

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  • Financial Aid

    18.5%
    18.5% students receive financial support with an average grant of $27,823

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  • Multicultural Community

    50%
    50% students of color

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  • Multicultural Community

    34%
    34% faculty of color

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  • Multicultural Community

    29
    29 different languages spoken in homes of Ransom Everglades families

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  • Advanced Placement

    1010
    354 upper school students took a total of 1010 AP exams across 25 different academic subject areas in May 2017

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  • AP Exams

    90%
    90% of nearly 3,000 AP exams taken over the last three years scored 3 or higher

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  • Matriculation

    100%
    100% of graduates matriculate to four-year colleges or universities

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  • Merit Scholars

    22
    22 National Merit Finalists in the class of 2017
    16 National Merit Semifinalists in the class of 2018

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  • Hispanic Scholars

    18
    18 National Hispanic Scholars in the class of 2017


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  • Student-Centered

    100%
    of humanities courses employ student-centered, discussion based pedagogy

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  • Community Service

    25+
    More than 25 co-curricular clubs perform community service; in addition, every athletic team has a community service component

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  • Summer Internships

    25+
    25+ summer internship opportunities are facilitated


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  • Outward Bound

    30+
    30+ years freshman class participation in Outward Bound


As of September 30, 2017

Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy as to Students

Ransom Everglades School admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression to all rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
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.