Coral Gables Schools Hold High Marks As First School Grades Since Onset Of COVID-19 Are Released

Preliminary school grades were released last week by the Florida Department of Education for all public and charter schools in the State of Florida. The grades are the first since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2019, and all…

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Education Corner: School Safety Item Proffered At June School Board Meeting

At its June 2022 meeting, School Board Member Mari Tere Rojas proffered an agenda Item, which was approved by Board Members to expand the duties of the Miami-Dade County Districtwide Safety and Security Committee, established by Board action on February…

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G.W. Carver Elementary School Honored By PTA For Principal’s Leadership, Advocacy & Inclusion

G.W. Carver PTA Official Press Release Principal Patricia Fairclough and parents of G.W. Carver Elementary School were honored by the Miami Dade County PTA for their outstanding leadership and commitment to making a more inclusive school and advocating for the…

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Second Annual Gables Family Literacy Festival A Huge Success

The City of Coral Gables celebrated it Second Annual Gables Family Literacy Festival on Saturday, May 28th, and it was a huge success. The Literacy Festival was a project spearheaded by the Coral Gables School Community Relations Committee (SCRC). The…

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Gables Family Literacy Festival Returns This Saturday

The Gables Family Literacy Festival returns for its second year at the War Memorial Youth Center this Saturday, May 28th, from 11:00AM to 3:00PM. The Literacy Festival was a project spearheaded by the Coral Gables School Community Relations Committee. The…

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Coral Gables Community Foundation Doubles 2021, Awards $400,000 In College Scholarships To 69 Deserving Students

The Coral Gables Community Foundation doubled down on its support for college scholarships in 2022, with awards totaling nearly $400,000 – a 60% increase over the year earlier.  The growth is attributed to generous, engaged and visionary fund holders joining…

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Community Celebrates Culture At 2022 “Taste Of Carver”

The COVID-19 pandemic took a large toll on an important social component for many in our community. As we find ourselves turning the corner we all seek new opportunities to experience the outdoors, reconnect with friends and make new ones….

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School Board Member Mari Tere Rojas To Hold Town Hall At Ponce Middle On March 10

Miami-Dade County School Board Member, Mari Tere Rojas, who represents most of the City of Coral Gables on the school board, will be holding a town hall meeting on Thursday, March 10th at Ponce de Leon Middle School. Rojas holds…

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Education Corner: New Superintendent, Teacher Of The Year & Officer Of The Year

Greetings from District 6! Thank you for taking interest in the latest happenings in Miami-Dade County Public Schools. I am your representative from District 6 providing recent updates. We had the February School Board meeting this week, which was the…

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M-DCPS Accepting Magnet School Applications Until Jan. 15, 2022

Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) is currently accepting applications for Magnet programs for the 2022-2023 school year. The enrollment period for Magnet programs across the school district opened in October and runs through January 15, 2022. Students will be able…

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