'Feed the Homeless Meters' now installed at 5 locations in town

'Feed the Homeless Meters' now installed at 5 locations in town
  On June 21, five “Feed the Homeless Meters,” to benefit the homeless in Miami-Dade County, were unveiled throughout various locations in Miami Lakes – one on Main Street, ...

Pace's Mayerli Cayon completes FBI Summer Youth Academy

Pace's Mayerli Cayon completes FBI Summer Youth Academy
  Pace High School junior Mayerli Cayon is one of the latest graduates of the FBI Summer Youth Academy hosted by Miami Dade College’s North Campus, the FBI Miami Citizens Academy ...

South Florida Youth Symphony schedules auditions for fall concert performances with rehearsals on Sundays

  The South Florida Youth Symphony is accepting new memberships and holding auditions for its 54th season beginning this fall. The announcement was made by Marjorie Hahn, Musical and Executive director of the South Florida Youth Symphony. Rehearsals are held on Sunday afternoons ...

Longtime Miami Lakes resident Richard C. Nerod receives honorary degree from St. John's University

Longtime Miami Lakes resident Richard C. Nerod receives honorary degree from St. John's University
  Long-time Miami Lakes resident, Richard C. Nerod, was the recent recipient of a doctoral degree, “Honoris Causas” from his undergraduate Alma Mater. St. John’s University ...

Bobcat Singers perform at Islands of Adventure in Orlando

Bobcat Singers perform at Islands of Adventure in Orlando
  Bob Graham Education Centerʼs (BGEC) Bobcat Singers and Glee Club performed at Islands of Adventure in Orlando on May 23. These talented elementary and middle school students did an ...

Pace's Vanessa Perez-Robles at Yale University's Young Global Scholars Program

Pace's Vanessa Perez-Robles at Yale University's Young Global Scholars Program
  Miami Lakes resident and Pace High School (Pace) senior Vanessa Perez-Robles, has returned from a collegiate experience at Yale University’s Yale Young Global Scholars Program. The ...

MLK-8 Pre-Law students raise funds to aid Miami-Dade animal shelter

MLK-8 Pre-Law students raise funds to aid Miami-Dade animal shelter
  Students in Ada Romeu’s Pre-law class at Miami Lakes K-8 Center (MLK8) raised enough funds to purchase hundreds of pounds of food and toys for animals in the Miami-Dade Animal ...

Jose Marti MAST ranked as one of top U.S. schools

  Jose Marti MAST Academy (JMMA) has been ranked as number 85 in the top high school national rankings for best high schools, according to the U.S. News. In addition to earning a gold medal, the school is also ranked as the twelfth best high school in Florida.  “As the ...

MLEC junior Valeria Bula selected to attend three prestigious summer programs

MLEC junior Valeria Bula selected to attend three prestigious summer programs
  Valeria Bula, a junior in Miami Lakes Educational Center’s (MLEC) Cambridge Journalism Program, was selected to three summer programs. She was selected to an MIT Engineering Outreach ...

Pace students attend Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston

Pace students attend Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston
  Two students from Monsignor Edward Pace High School (Pace) spent a few days of their break traveling to Boston for the Congress of Future Medical Leaders. Pace junior and Miami Lakes ...

Principal Joaquin Hernandez retires after 25 years

Principal Joaquin Hernandez retires after 25 years
  Surrounded by years of awards and photos with family and students, principal Joaquin Hernandez sits in his office awaiting retirement. After two decades of being part of the public school ...

Miami-Dade Public Schools celebrate 'A' rated district, highest in state

Miami-Dade Public Schools celebrate 'A' rated district, highest in state
Miami-Dade Public School (MDPS) Board members thanked teachers, students, support staff, administrators, parents,and the community for the great work in a milestone achievement. 

MLEC's Capstone projects based on four years of study and preparation

  Every year, Miami Lakes Educational Center (MLEC) seniors of each academy and strand combine all the skills they’ve gained over their four years of high school into one big end-of-the-year project. These capstones are all different, with every student putting their own ...

SLE presents 'Magical Showcase'

SLE presents 'Magical Showcase'
  Spanish Lake Elementary (SLE) showcased this year’s talented students in the arts with a truly magical showcase featuring the school’s orchestra, various choruses, bucket group ...

Miami Lakes Educational Center tops all previous test scores

  Through trial and error, through countless restless nights of doing homework and projects, through the never-ending cycle of studying, Miami Lakes Educational Center (MLEC) students have achieved yet another milestone. Even when the school has almost reached the summit of ...

MLEC alumna Flavia Cuervo graduates from Harvard University

MLEC alumna Flavia Cuervo graduates from Harvard University
  Flavia Cuervo, a life-long Miami Lakes resident who attended Miami Lakes K-8 and then graduated from Miami Lakes Educational Center's (MLEC) Cambridge Academy, recently graduated from ...

Pace High School inducts 15 new students into the Spanish Natl. Honor Society

Pace High School inducts 15 new students into the Spanish Natl. Honor Society
  On June 1, Monsignor Pace High School (Pace) held an induction ceremony for the new members of their National Spanish Honor Society (NSHS). Pace’s administration, faculty, staff and ...

MLK8 Center announces staff, PTSA changes

MLK8 Center announces staff, PTSA changes
  This school year witnessed a wave of change go through Miami Lakes K-8 Center (MLK8), leaving it much stronger as it continues to build on a long- standing tradition of excellence.   ...

Spanish Lake Elementary hosts busy week of special celebrations in May

Spanish Lake Elementary hosts busy week of special celebrations in May
  In celebration of Father's In Education Week, Spanish Lake Elementary (SLE) hosted a gathering called “Doughnuts for Dads Morning” in the media center. It was invigorating and ...

Perla T. Hantman honored with Doral College degree

  Miami-Dade County Public School Board Chairwoman Perla Tabares Hantman recently received an Honorary Degree in Public Service from Doral College during a commencement ceremony at the Wastco Center on the campus of the University of Miami. The Miami Lakes resident was recognized ...

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