Bovo honors FIU student Marin

Bovo honors FIU student Marin
Miami-Dade County Commissioner Esteban Bovo Jr., recently recognized Florida International University student Steven Marin for helping homeless students and pupils coming out of foster care by ...

Pace Starletts work for a shinning new season

Pace Starletts work for a shinning new season
The Pace Starletts look forward to a bright new season. “The work is worth it!” said senior, Anais Gonzalez. This is the mindset that the Starlettes will uphold and continue to carry out ...

MLK-8 top FSA students celebrate at Shula's 2

MLK-8 top FSA students celebrate at Shula's 2
Mrs. Virnalis Arvelo, eighth grade Language Arts teacher at Miami Lakes K-8 Center, took her top FSA achieving students to dinner at Shula's 2 to celebrate their accomplishments. "This is my ninth ...

STU's Dr. Torres selected as fellow by Hispanic Assoc. of College and Universities

STU's Dr. Torres selected as fellow by Hispanic Assoc. of College and Universities
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) selected Dr. Luis Fernández-Torres, dean of academics at St. Thomas University (STU), as a fellow for its Inaugural Presidential ...

PACE excels at Life

PACE excels at Life
For almost 30 years, Monsignor Edward Pace High school (PACE) has been setting the standard in Catholic education through their campus ministry engagement. This summer, PACE continued the ...

Pace's Mendive

Pace's Mendive
Monsignor Edward Pace High junior Onelia Mendive recently graduated from the FBI Summer Youth Academy at Miami-Dade College.Mendive has dreamed of becoming an FBI agent since she was 8-years-old, ...

Mater Academy competes at FBLA

Mater Academy competes at FBLA
Members of the Mater Academy Charter High School (MATER) Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) returned from San Antonio, Texas FBLA's National Conference with many awards and recognition. The ...

MLA FBLA competes in National conference

MLA FBLA competes in National conference
Mater Lakes Academy (MLA) FBLA placed ninth in the Nation in Introduction to Business Presentation and Publication Design at the National Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas. The ...

Local teacher wins Educator of the Year

Local teacher wins Educator of the Year
Recently, Shannon Perry-Martinez, a Kindergarten Dual Language teacher at Gator Run Elementary School, won “Educator of the Year” at Operation Smile’s 28 annual International Student Leadership ...

MDC receives 50K gift from The City of Miami

MDC receives 50K gift from The City of Miami
Miami-Dade College received a $50,000 gift to create the Eduardo J. Pardon Completion Scholarship Fund to support students close to earning their degrees or certificate programs.The City of Miami ...

School budget approved

The Miami-Dade School Board tentatively approved the school district’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2019-2020 budget yesterday, during its July budget public hearing. Once again, taxpayers will see a decrease in the millage for non-referendum (voted) revenue from 6.504 to 6.275. Although voters ...

MLEC Sanford receives award

MLEC Sanford receives award
The Academy of Information Technology at Miami Lakes Educational Center (MLEC) received the “Sanford I. Weill Academy of Excellence Award”. This esteemed award recognizes the National Academy ...

Get ready for back-to-school with information regarding Miami Lakes and nearby schools

Get ready for back-to-school with information regarding Miami Lakes and nearby schools
M-DCPS offers helpful tips on their website such as a school year calendar and many other resources, visit dadeschools.net. Another helpful link is toolkit.dadeschools.net, there you can find ...

Goleman alumni graduates from Georgia Tech

Goleman alumni graduates from Georgia Tech
Born and raised in Miami Lakes, Bryan Benaiges, a Barbara Goleman Senior High School (Goleman) Alumni and 2014 class Valedictorian recently graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia ...

MLK-8 says goodbye to longtime teacher

MLK-8 says goodbye to longtime teacher
Miami Lakes K-8 Center (MLK8) says goodbye to long time Miami Lakes resident and teacher, Suzanne M. Choopani who retired this June after 35 years of service with Miami Dade County Public Schools. ...

PSN will celebrate 50 years of excellence with time capsule opening

PSN will celebrate 50 years of excellence with time capsule opening
This upcoming school year marks the 50 year anniversary of Palm Springs North Elementary School. As part of the celebration, the students and staff will be locating and opening a time capsule that ...

Tips on how to transition from summer to school

The first day of school is just around the corner and with it, comes the first-day jitters. Children may be anxious and excited about the change, new classroom, new teachers, new friends and maybe even a new school. The change can be a littThe first day can be pretty nerve-racking for ...

MDC recently opened Cloud Computer center

MDC recently opened Cloud Computer center
MDC has opened a state-of-the-art Cloud Computing Center in order to address the ever-increasing demand for experienced cloud technology professionals. Located at the Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, the ...

MLEC's Abigail Castro accepted to MIT summer program

MLEC's Abigail Castro accepted to MIT summer program
Miami Lakes Educational Center?s Abigail Castro was recently accepted into the six-month Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Online Science, Technology It serves rising high school seniors ...

MDC gets Batchelor gift

The Batchelor Foundation is helping to feed more Miami Dade College (MDC) students in need thanks to a $40,000 donation benefiting the MDC Student Food Pantries. The funds will help replenish supplies across the College?s student food pantrThe MDC Student Food Pantries, which stock ...