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 ...

STU and Barry students aid in disaster relief in the Keys

STU and Barry students aid in disaster relief in the Keys
In the wake of Hurricane Irma’s destruction in the Florida Keys, students from St. Thomas University and Barry University teamed up for the first-ever South Florida Catholic university ...

Perla Tabares Hantman hosts Teen Driver event

Perla Tabares Hantman hosts Teen Driver event
Miami-Dade School Board member Perla Tabares Hantman hosted a Teen Driver event at Westland Hialeah Senior High School on October 17 to bring awareness of the dangers of distracted driving, ...

Open enrollment period for 380 Magnet Programs is available 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 ...

MDCPS ‘Teach Flu a Lesson’ with student vaccination program

Healthy Schools LLC, in partnership with Miami Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS), will be offering the “Teach Flu a Lesson” vaccination program for students at all district schools starting mid-November at no cost.Parents should consult the website of their child’s ...

MLEC’s Harbinger staff participates in FIU’s Journalism Day in October

MLEC’s Harbinger staff participates in FIU’s Journalism Day in October
Miami Lakes Educational Center’s newspaper, The Harbinger, attended the Florida International University event Journalism Day which brings together journalism programs from across the county ...

STU students intern with Sen. Marco Rubio

STU students intern with Sen. Marco Rubio
St. Thomas University senior Brandon Keller and graduate student Yanelis Madrigal were picked to participate in an internship program at the office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio to learn first hand ...

HML swimmer Jocelyn Ruiz wins two district championships

HML swimmer Jocelyn Ruiz wins two district championships
Hialeah Miami Lakes sophomore Jocelyn Ruiz won the district championship in the 100 yard butterfly and 100 yard backstroke for the Trojans’ swimming and diving team last week at Ransom ...

M-D College sets in-state tuition for displaced students

Miami Dade College is offering in-state tuition to displaced college students from Puerto Rico, which was destroyed by back-to-back hurricanes in two weeks.Hurricanes Irma and Maria left a devastating and disheartening mark on Puerto Rico, as the federal government and state officials ...

MLEC’s Valeria Bula is new Miami Herald intern

MLEC’s Valeria Bula is new Miami Herald intern
The Miami Herald just got its newest intern, and Miami Lakes Educational Center (MLEC) is proud to say that she is one of their very own Jaguars.Valeria Bula, a Cambridge Journalism junior, has ...

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