Forget birthday gifts: fourth grader asks instead for supplies for Hurricane Dorian victims

Forget birthday gifts: fourth grader asks instead for supplies for Hurricane Dorian victims
A fourth grade student at Bob Graham Education Center put aside his hopes for gifts on his 10th birthday and instead, asked his friends to donate supplies for victims of Hurricane Dorian. Robert...

SLE hosts Under the Stars movie night

SLE hosts Under the Stars movie night
Spanish Lake Elementary hosted their first movie night under the stars for this school year on Sept. 6. Miami-Date County Commissioner Esteban L. Bovo, Jr. sponsored the event. “Coco,” a Disney...

Ramiro Inguanzo named to committee

Ramiro Inguanzo named to committee
Miami Laker Ramiro Inguanzo was recently appointed to the Miami-Dade County Public Schools’ Secure our Future Advisory Committee.In Nov. 2018, Miami-Dade County voters approved a .75 mill increase...

Three Aces at Lawton Chiles Middle School

Three Aces at Lawton Chiles Middle School
Three Lawton Chiles Middle School students received perfect scores on state tests and were recognized Sept. 9 by their school, which is at 8190 NW 197th St. in Miami.Photographed with Principal...

HML student inspired by business competition creates hair care line

HML student inspired by business competition creates hair care line
A Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High student inspired by lessons learned in BizCamp has created an all natural hair product.Sophomore Kimberly Downer, 15, who is enrolled in the school’s Digital...

Bob Graham Education Center students celebrate perfect scores

Bob Graham Education Center students celebrate perfect scores
Twenty students achieved perfect scores on state exams they took last spring while at Bob Graham Education Center. Students received certificates that recognized theirachievements on the Florida...

American Senior High School welcomes new principal

American Senior High School welcomes new principal
When Stephen Papp was a teenager, he didn’t care much for high school.“I was one of those students who did the bare mini-mum,” Papp said. “I just wanted to get by.”It...

BGEC rolls out red carpet for new school year

BGEC rolls out red carpet for new school year
Bob Graham Education Center rolls out the red carpet and welcomes their Kindergarten through eighth grade students and their families to “The Greatest School on Earth.” As a gift on...

Jose Marti MAST becomes Nationally Certified

Jose Marti MAST 6-12 Academy recently became a nationally certified magnet school.Th e National Institute for Magnet School Leadership certified the school in Au-gust, where 970 students are enrolled in grades 6 - 12. Jose Marti was required to fulfill five pillars of mag-net schools —...

SLE welcomes new VPK program

SLE welcomes new VPK program
Spanish Lake Elementary School is offering a new program to this year: Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten, or VPK.The program helps 4-year-old students get a head start on their educations, the school...

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