BGEC's Bobcat Dancers elect officers for 2018-2019

BGEC's Bobcat Dancers elect officers for 2018-2019
  Bob Graham Education Center's (BGEC) Bobcat Dance Team has new officers for the 2018-2019 school year. Eighth graders Cassandra Balmaseda, Kaitlyn Vilches, Sophia Inguanzo and Susanna ...

School safety announced for local communities

School safety announced for local communities
  When the new school year commences next week, Miami-Dade County Public Schools has assured the towns of Miami Lakes, Hialeah and Hialeah Gardens, through several agreements, that ...

Miami-Dade School Board approves 2018-2019 budget

  The Miami-Dade School Board tentatively approved a $5.2 billion budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year, focusing its expenses on enhancing students’ education and ensuring school safety and the protection of pupils and teachers. The spending plan reduces central office ...

Back-to-school Tool Kit can be found online at M-DCPS website

  Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) will be opening their doors to eager students on Monday, August 20, to begin the 2018-2019 school year.  The “Back-to-school Tool Kit” has been announced to give students and parents background on what they need to know ...

Giving Gators welcomed Dr. Manuel Sanchez III as new Goleman principal

Giving Gators welcomed Dr. Manuel Sanchez III as new Goleman principal
  On Tuesday, August 8, the Giving Gators non-profit organization, welcomed the new principal Dr. Manuel Sanchez III and new assistant principal Nora Bueno to Barbara Goleman Senior High ...

Mater Lakes Academy Chess club wins 16th scholastic tournament

Mater Lakes Academy Chess club wins 16th scholastic tournament
  The Mater Lakes Academy Chess Club recently won a local competition, collecting its sixteenth trophy in scholastic tourneys in Miami-Dade and Broward counties in the past four years under ...

Pace student attends HOBY Leadership Seminar

Pace student attends HOBY Leadership Seminar
  Monsignor Edward Pace (Pace) student Guadalupe Diaz represented her school during this summer’s Hugh O’ Brian Youth (HOBY) South Florida Leadership Seminar held at Palm Beach ...

Back-to-school information for Miami Lakes neighborhood schools

Back-to-school information for Miami Lakes neighborhood schools
  Miami-Dade County Public Schools will begin Monday, August 20. To get ready for the first day back, there are several pieces of vital information parents and students need to know. For ...

Perfect 10's on writing test

Perfect 10's on writing test
Once again, Virnalis Arvelo's Miami Lakes K-8 Center eighth grade language arts students earn a perfect 10 on the Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) text-based writing. Every year, Arvelo ...

Coca-Cola Scholars scholarships available for 2018-2019 grads

  Local high school seniors seeking financial assistance for college can apply for the Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship, as the company is offering $20,000 to 150 recipients chosen for the award. Students who will be graduating during the 2018-2019 school year can apply for ...

Miami Dade Schools, Siemens launch unique Hi-Tech Building Automation lab

  Miami Lakes Educational Center and Techincal College (MLEC) hosted a recent ribboncutting event launching the first lab in Florida that teaches building automation systems technology to both high school and adult students. MLEC partnered with The Siemens Building Technologies ...

MLEC principal, academy leaders participate in the NAF Annual Conference

MLEC principal, academy leaders participate in the NAF Annual Conference
  NAF, formally known as the National Academy Foundation, is a national network of education, business and community leaders who work together to ensure high school students are college, ...

Mater students compete in FBLA National Conference

  Mater Academy High’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) team recently competed in the FBLA National Leadership Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, where the Lions finished among the top chapters in America. From June 28 through July 1, the Mater Academy team ...

Summer reading list for Miami Lakes area schools

Summer reading list for Miami Lakes area schools
  Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) will resume classes later this month on August 20. Students are expected to complete their summer reading assignments for their first day back to ...

BGEC students recognized at STEAM Scholars banquet

BGEC students recognized at STEAM Scholars banquet
  Miami-Dade County Public School Division of Academics held its annual Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) Scholars Banquet in late May. Bob Graham Education ...

A student's advice on back-to-school preparations

A student's advice on back-to-school preparations
  With school fast approaching, here are eight things students need to know before getting ready for the first day back.  1. Time Management. You just spent a whole summer mainly ...

Miami Lakes K-8 Center recognized as an Everglades Champion School for 2018

Miami Lakes K-8 Center recognized as an Everglades Champion School for 2018
  Miami Lakes K-8 Center was among eight elementary schools from Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach and Orange counties recognized as Everglades Champion Schools for 2018 by the Everglades ...

Pace's David Barbier returns from Ghana trip

Pace's David Barbier returns from Ghana trip
  Monsignor Edward Pace High School’s (Pace) senior David Barbier has returned home after a 12-day trip to West Africa’s Republic of Ghana with the Nyah Project Fellowship. The ...

Pace LIFE leaders attend Living in Faith youth camp

Pace LIFE leaders attend Living in Faith youth camp
  One of the main focuses within the Monsignor Edward Pace High School (Pace) community is to offer students a high school faith experience. To fulfill that purpose, Pace runs the Living in ...

Five Pace seniors participate in STU IMPACT summer program

Five Pace seniors participate in STU IMPACT summer program
  Five rising seniors from Pace High School (Pace) were selected to participate in St. Thomas University’s STU IMPACT summer immersion program. Lauren Aponte, Nathan Bonet, Juselie ...

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