Perla Hantman elected once again for School Board Chair

Perla Hantman elected once again for School Board Chair
Miami Lakes resident Perla Hantman was elected chair of the Miami-Dade County School Board for the 2017-2018 school year, serving an unprecedented 10th time as the leader of the board. Dr. Martin ...

Goleman’s Giving Gators with partners distribute holiday meals

Goleman’s Giving Gators with partners distribute holiday meals
Barbara Goleman High School’s Giving Gators, in collaboration with Mayor Manny Cid and Councilmember Marilyn Ruano and community partners, distributed Thanksgiving meals to famlies within ...

Pace students collect over a ton and a half of food during annual food drive

The Pace High School community continued its annual tradition of collecting food for its annual Tons of Love food drive. Beginning in October, Pace students, parents, teachers, staff, alumni, and friends began to gather non-perishable and canned food items to benefit the needy in South ...

Mater Academy’s STEM students win first place at Miami Heat Challenge Day

Mater Academy’s STEM students win first place at Miami Heat Challenge Day
Mater Academy’s STEM students recently took home first place in the second annual Miami Heat STEM Challenge Day, which took place at the American Airlines Arena. The students’ winning ...

Applications now open at Jose Marti MAST for 2018-19

The application process has started for acceptance into Jose Marti MAST 6-12 Academy, a full Magnet Program with a focus on Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The school invites dedicated and eager students from 5th-10th grade to apply at www.mast3.com up until the ...

SLE faculty and students enjoy a whirlwind month

SLE faculty and students enjoy a whirlwind month
Spanish Lake Elementary experienced a whirlwind month in November with its annual canned food and toy drive, to hosting the visiting Principal of the Day volunteer. The school also hosted the ...

Pace High School drama students perform “The Great Gatsby”

Pace High School drama students perform “The Great Gatsby”
Flapper dresses and silky suits transported audiences to a captivating era of American history as Pace Drama presented the Fall production of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. The show, ...

Pace students attend TEN80 STEM Innovators-in-Training Workshopv

Pace students attend TEN80 STEM Innovators-in-Training Workshopv
It was an interactive day among future innovators as 12 students from Pace High School’s AP Computer Science Principles class participated in the TEN80 Education’s STEM ...

Monsignor Pace students celebrate Grandparent’s Day with annual Mass on Nov. 2

Monsignor Pace students celebrate Grandparent’s Day with annual Mass on Nov. 2
In recognition of the special connection shared between children and grandparents, Pace High School hosted the annual Grandparents Mass and Breakfast on Thursday, November 2. The Grandparents Day ...

School board member Hantman, Superintendent Carvalho honored

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Board member Perla Tabares-Hantman and Schools Superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho received the 2017 Hispanic Education Leadership Award during the third annual Hispanic Leadership Award Luncheon, which was hosted by the Hispanic Education Coalition of ...

Andrew Kearns is the Native Propagator at Jose Marti MAST

Andrew Kearns is the Native Propagator at Jose Marti MAST
In the fertile grounds of Jose Marti MAST 6-12 Academy, students and staff grow almost as quickly as the arboretum. Although a combined effort, one man is the driving force behind the ...

American High honored as 2017-2018 STEM school

American High School was recently recognized as a Miami-Dade County Public Schools STEM school for the 2017-2018 year with the Bronze level.American was designated a STEM school by primarily promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics education and integration among its ...

Mater Lakes thespians present The Wizard of Oz

Mater Lakes thespians present The Wizard of Oz
The Mater Lakes Academy Thespians took to the stage at the Lehman Theatre in October to bring The Wizard Of Oz to anticipating audiences.The Wizard of Oz is the Thespians’ first production ...

Bob Graham Education Center works with Hope for Autism

Bob Graham Education Center works with Hope for Autism
Bob Graham Education Center collaborated once again this year with the team, Hope for Autism and UM-Card to support students and the autism community. UM-CARD of Miami Lakes executive director Dr. ...

MLK-8 Center’s honor societies donate to the Branches Center

MLK-8 Center’s honor societies donate to the Branches Center
The National Junior Honor Society and Elementary Honor Society at Miami Lakes K-8 Center participated in the 4th Annual Costume Drive to benefit the children at Branches Community Center. ...

Applications are now open at Jose Marti MAST Academy

The application process has started for acceptance into Jose Marti MAST 6-12 Academy, a full Magnet Program with a focus on Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The school invites dedicated and eager students from 5th-10th grade to apply at www.mast3.com up until the ...

MDCPS reaches agreement with United Teachers Union

MDCPS reaches agreement with United Teachers Union
Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) has reached a tentative agreement with the United Teachers of Dade (UTD) that honors educators’ dedication and expertise, and demonstrates the ...

SLE welcomes visitors to campus

SLE welcomes visitors to campus
Spanish Lakes Elementary welcomed Martha Gaerra-Kattou from US Century Bank, senior vice president of Sales and Marketing, as SLE's Principal of the Day. Gaerra-Kattou gave back to the school ...

Mater Lakes principal named a 2017 Charter School Champion

Mater Lakes principal named a 2017 Charter School Champion
Mater Lakes Academy principal Rene F. Rovirosa was selected as a 2017 Charter School Champion Leader Award by the Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools (FCPCS).  The Florida Consortium ...

Magnet Program enrollment open to Jan. 15

Miami-Dade County Public Schools’ enrollment period for magnet programs across the school district is currently underway. Applications will be accepted through Monday, January 15.In addition to the many exciting programs that were offered last year, parents and students will be ...

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