Childcare offered on teacher planning days

Kids camps are available for teacher planning days, part of a town partnership with the YMCA.On Oct. 25, Nov. 4, Nov. 11 and Nov. 27, there will be sports, health and wellness programs, games, arts and crafts and tutoring offered.To register a child to attend sessions at the...

LCMS honors respectful students

LCMS honors respectful students
Lawton Chiles Middle School is celebrating the value of respect during the month of October.Teachers recognized six students for excelling at their schoolwork, for having great attitudes in class...

Apply for Magnet Programs

Miami-Dade County Public Schools is accepting applications to its Magnet programs for the 2020-2021 school year.Applications will be accepted until Jan. 15.Students may choose from 384 programs offered at 114 schools across the district.Magnet programs offer unique studies that focus...

‘Walk our children to school day’ at HGE

‘Walk our children to school day’ at HGE
There was some serious star power for the kids at Hialeah Gardens Elementary School as they marked “Walk Our Children to School Day” on Oct. 1.Lady Liberty (4th grader Diana Vazquez) was joined by...

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...

Coding Doctors kicks off Robotics

Coding Doctors kicks off Robotics
The Coding Doctors Kids celebrated their very first Robotics Kickoff on Aug. 15. It was a fun night as they celebrated the #YearOfTheRobot at Ben & Jerry’s ice cream shop, at 15484 NW...

Pace Starletts work for a shinning new season

Pace Starletts work for a shinning new season
The Pace Starletts look forward to a bright new season. “The work is worth it!” said senior, Anais Gonzalez. This is the mindset that the Starlettes will uphold and continue to carry out...

MLK-8 top FSA students celebrate at Shula's 2

MLK-8 top FSA students celebrate at Shula's 2
Mrs. Virnalis Arvelo, eighth grade Language Arts teacher at Miami Lakes K-8 Center, took her top FSA achieving students to dinner at Shula's 2 to celebrate their accomplishments. "This is my ninth...

STU's Dr. Torres selected as fellow by Hispanic Assoc. of College and Universities

STU's Dr. Torres selected as fellow by Hispanic Assoc. of College and Universities
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) selected Dr. Luis Fernández-Torres, dean of academics at St. Thomas University (STU), as a fellow for its Inaugural Presidential...

PACE excels at Life

PACE excels at Life
For almost 30 years, Monsignor Edward Pace High school (PACE) has been setting the standard in Catholic education through their campus ministry engagement. This summer, PACE continued the...

Pace's Mendive

Pace's Mendive
Monsignor Edward Pace High junior Onelia Mendive recently graduated from the FBI Summer Youth Academy at Miami-Dade College.Mendive has dreamed of becoming an FBI agent since she was 8-years-old,...

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