Town Foundation awards $1,000 grant to Hialeah Miami Lakes High

Town Foundation awards $1,000 grant to Hialeah Miami Lakes High
Miami Lakes Town Foundation, with funds raised at the 2018 Food and Wine Festival, presented a $1,000 grant to the Hialeah Miami Lakes Senior High School National Honor Society (NHS) Trojan ...

Miami Dade College starts vets program

Miami Dade College is now offering a program for veterans.The college has initiated the Veterans Upward Bound program, a no-cost initiative for veterans who are seeking to engage in post-secondary education.Through the program eligible veterans can obtain a basic skills assessment, ...

Our Lady of the Lakes marks 100th day of school

Our Lady of the Lakes marks 100th day of school
January 28 marked the 100th day of school at Our Lady of the Lakes! Dianna Acosta’s and Lisa Navarro’s Pre-K 3 classes had a very special morning snack that tied in with the theme. The children ...

Joella C. Good Elementary honored with Magnet School of Distinction

Joella C. Good Elementary School was recognized as the winner of the 2019 Magnet School of Distinction Award.The honor marks the second consecutive year the school won the award. MSA’s National Merit Awards program honors the top magnet schools in the United States. The awards ...

MLEC again named Magnet School of Excellence

MLEC again named Magnet School of Excellence
Miami Lakes Educational Center (MLEC) is an award-winning school. Over the years, MLEC, its students, faculty and staff, have earned recognition for their performance, their skill and their ...

Mater Lakes thespians use STEAM preparing for 'Little Shop of Horros'

Mater Lakes thespians use STEAM preparing for 'Little Shop of Horros'
Mater Lakes Academy’s Thespian Society, under the direction of Krista Flores and Christina Hummingbird, is getting ready to present their first musical of the school year “Little Shop of Horrors.” ...

HML's Silver Knight candidates

HML's Silver Knight candidates
Hialeah Miami Lakes Senior High School (HML) has announced its Silver Knight Award nominees for the 2018-2019 school year. The Miami Herald Silver Knight Awards is one of the nation’s most highly ...

MLK-8 Center students performed at STEAM Expo

MLK-8 Center students performed at STEAM Expo
Miami Lakes K-8 Center (MLK-8) students performed for the Miami-Dade County Public Schools S.T.E.A.M Expo at Miami Dade North College on January 26. Under the musical direction of Sara Cino, the ...

Mater Lakes High names Patricia Valenzano as Teacher of the Year

Mater Lakes High names Patricia Valenzano as Teacher of the Year
Patricia Valenzano won the title of Teacher of the Year for the 2017-2018 school year at Mater Lakes Academy High School. Valenzano has been teaching science for 13 years, she also teaches in ...

Xierra Itayem named Teacher of the Year at Mater Lakes Middle

Xierra Itayem named Teacher of the Year at Mater Lakes Middle
For the 2017-2018 school year, Xierra Itayem was named Teacher of the Year for Mater Lakes Academy Middle School. Itayem has a Bachelor's in Arts and a minor in Art History from Florida ...

Pace High students win Posse grants

Monsignor Edward Pace High School seniors Qiana Pierre and David Barbier Jr. were selected as the first-ever Posse Scholar Foundation recipients from the school.The two students received fully paid academic scholarships for all four years in college.Pierre will be attending Mount ...

Sandra Miles is Dade Christian's Teacher of the Year

Sandra Miles is Dade Christian's Teacher of the Year
Sandra Miles has been named Teacher of the Year at Dade Christian School (DCS) where she has faithfully served as the Pre-K 4 teacher for nearly 20 years. Her passion for educating young minds is ...

Jessica Cubas is Dade Christian's Rookie Teacher of the Year

Jessica Cubas is Dade Christian's Rookie Teacher of the Year
Dade Christian School (DCS) graduate and now first grade teacher Jessica Cubas, has been awarded Rookie Teacher of the Year. Although this is her first year teaching at DCS, one would think she is ...

Larry D. Cooper named American High's Rookie Teacher of Year

Larry D. Cooper named American High's Rookie Teacher of Year
Larry D. Cooper, American Senior High’s Rookie Teacher of the Year, is a person who has extensive background in sales, management and customer service skills. On the surface, one might not see the ...

STU's Dung Truong honored

STU's Dung Truong honored
St. Thomas University student Dung “Young” Truong was recently recognized by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) and her school for participating in the 2018 Summer Associates Research Program with ...

Pace High celebrates three seniors who received college acceptances

Pace High celebrates three seniors who received college acceptances
The Monsignor Edward Pace (PACE) community congratulates the achievements of three of their seniors who have recently earned early acceptances to the universities of their choice.In mid-December, ...

Hialeah Miami Lakes students take eighth annual college tour

Hialeah Miami Lakes students take eighth annual college tour
On January 16 and 17, 46 Hialeah Miami Lakes (HML) juniors participated in the school’s eighth annual college tour. According to CAP advisor Raquel Cruz, “Students that take advantage of this ...

Adriana Ruzzi-Vera named Barbara Goleman High's Rookie Teacher of the Year

Adriana Ruzzi-Vera named Barbara Goleman High's Rookie Teacher of the Year
Adriana Ruzzi-Vera was named the Rookie Teacher of the Year at Barbara Goleman Senior High (BGSH). For Ruzzi-Vera it is an honor to be acknowledged by her colleagues. BGSH has exceptional ...

St. Thomas University names Dr. Jeremy Moreland as new Provost

St. Thomas University names Dr. Jeremy Moreland as new Provost
Dr. Jeremy L. Moreland has been selected as St. Thomas University’s (STU) new provost and chief academic officer. Formerly provost and chief academic officer for University of the Rockies in ...

Florida Panthers host STEM Day field trip for Hockey Scholar kids

Florida Panthers host STEM Day field trip for Hockey Scholar kids
The Florida Panthers welcomed over 3,000 accomplished Hockey Scholar students for this year's Florida Panther STEM Day field trip at the BB&T Center. Of that number, 77 students from Hialeah ...