REinventing Excellence

Construction Updates

Welcome to our REinventing Excellence construction page. Our goal is to keep the RE community informed as we transform the upper school campus. Learn here about the Constance & Miguel Fernandez STEM Center, which was unveiled in fall 2020, and plans for continued upgrades.

List of 3 news stories.

  • Fast Company calls RE a

    National magazine on RE: a "reimagined school"

    The national business magazine Fast Company described Ransom Everglades as a "reimagined school" in a major feature story about the Fernandez STEM Center that appeared online February 23. "When the Ransom Everglades School set out to augment its Miami high school campus with a new building focused on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, its educators saw an opportunity," the story said. "They wanted to rethink how a physical space at the school could reflect the kind of future-focused learning that would happen there." Read more here.
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  • Introducing the new STEM center!

    Ransom Everglades proudly opened the Constance & Miguel Fernandez STEM Center to students on September 29. In celebration of this significant milestone – and as an expression of gratitude to those who supported this remarkable center of innovation – the school assembled a video preview for the entire RE community. To the many trustees, alumni, parents, grandparents, PALs, faculty, staff and administration who had a hand in bringing this building to fruition: Thank you! You can watch the video here.
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  • STEM Center and new quadrangle

    STEM Center ready for students

    When students return to classes at the upper school on October 12, they will enter campus through a beautifully landscaped new quadrangle and experience student life in and around the gleaming new STEM Center. The three-story, 45,000 square-foot, glass-walled facility features flexible spaces for innovation and collaboration, state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratories, and outdoor seating that will serve as a study area and open-air auditorium. Photo gallery
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La Brisa

An Exciting Milestone: The Opening of the STEM Center

The Campaign for Ransom Everglades

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.