Stories written by Jennifer Agress

Palmer Trinity installs largest solar system of its type in Miami-Dade


Palmer Trinity School, on Oct. 27, dedicated a 22-kilowatt solar power system, the first project of its kind in South Florida, in conjunction with Solaria Design and Consulting Co., a company based in the Florida Keys. This independent educational institution, serving grades 6-12, plans to utilize this new addition not only to save energy costs […]

Palmer Trinity student earning international fame in kart racing


During the weekend of Sept. 20-23 Palmer Trinity School student Juan Manuel Correa (Class of 2018) competed in the Rotax Pan American Championships, in Englewood, CO, and placed second in the Rotax Junior Division. Racing for nearly six years — with a resume of accomplishments that includes a 2009 Ecuador National Championship, placing third in […]

PTS alumna Ciara Michel playing in 2012 London Summer Games

Palmer Trinity School alumna (2003) Ciara Michel, a 6-foot-5 middle blocker who was born in Taunton, England, currently is in London where she us competing with Britain’s Olympic volleyball team in the 2012 Summer Games. After graduating from PTS, Michel went on to play for the University of Miami women’s volleyball team, where she still […]

PTS senior Sean Ramras promotes music education


In an effort to share his passion for music with students less fortunate, Palmer Trinity senior Sean Ramras created a non-profit organization Music Soothes the Soul which he hope to use to raise money for the Miami Music Project, a program aimed at empowering students through the study of music. On Tuesday, Feb. 21, Music […]

PTS teacher collaborates on project with school in Spain


Palmer Trinity School (PTS) World Languages teacher Raul Gonzalez was recognized recently for his collaborative efforts with a class at its sister school, Colegio Marista Champagnat, in Salamanca, Spain, by EducaRed, a Spanish company that promotes the Internet as a tool to create innovative educational opportunities for students and teachers around the world. Through his […]

Palmer Trinity student athlete earns coveted Black Lion award


Palmer Trinity School senior athlete Sean Ramras received the coveted Black Lion Award, a national award that recognizes high school football players who are not only skilled players, but team players, as well. The presentation was made on Friday, Dec. 2. The Black Lion Award is given in memory of Major Don Holleder, a former […]