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A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    A+
  4. College Prep
    A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A
  6. Sports
    A-
Address
3575 Main Highway
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Telephone
(305) 460-8800
Organization Memberships
NAIS

Applying

Application Deadline
January 10
Application Fee
$100
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$38,400
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
19%
Average Financial Aid
$29,569
From Ransom Everglades School

Guided by the words of Paul C. Ransom, who founded Ransom Everglades in 1903, the 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.

Ransom Everglades School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1390
165 responses
Average ACT
33
127 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.6 responses
Poll
50%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.6 responses
Poll
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Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,094
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.8 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.8 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.8 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.9 responses
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.9 responses
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.9 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Boys Athletic Participation
67%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.6 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.6 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.6 responses
Living in the Area
B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    C-
  2. Diversity
    A-
  3. Cost of Living
    C
  4. Good for Families
    B-
Area Feel
Urban
Median Household Income
$31,642
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$995
National
$949
Median Home Value
$241,200
National
$184,700

Ransom Everglades School Reviews

59 reviews
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One of the finest schools in the nation and the world...a bastion of the highest quality education, top level sports, and a veritable network of friendships and relationships, which have endured a lifetime. Educated at some of the most prominent schools in various countires on various continents, my experience at Ransom was unrivaled and remains the primary influence of true relevance and pronounced significance in my lifetime.

The successes in my general and specific, social and professional life, have been undeniably shaped and most deeply influenced by the commitment to excellence afforded by this unique learning institution through its extraordinary faculty and staff...a clear demonstration of unparalleled leadership and incomparable vision. Simply stated...learning processes held to the highest standards of the education spectrum.
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We've had multiple kids attend RE and we are very happy mostly because they are happy. The academic rigor is challenging but fair and it really prepares the students for the college admissions process as well as the next level. Athletics are great because we always seem to have competitive teams without the need to recruit athletes like other local schools. Highly recommend!
Ransom Everglades is an amazing experience and a wonderful community to be a part of. I am only a freshman at this school but both the middle school and upper school have rigorous learning environments where students want to learn and do as well as they can. Students think about and prepare for the future while also enjoying the many clubs, activities and athletics this school has to offer. I will forever be greatful for the amazing education and experience I have received from this school.