The BattleBots team exists to design, build and compete combat robots for the purpose of expanding educational opportunities in the field of engineering, but also to promote the skill of teamwork. Ransom Everglades' BattleBots team also hosts robotics events to share these educational opportunities with the greater Miami community.
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.