Parents Outraged On Wawa Gas Station Across From School

The City of Coral Gables has given a carte blanche approval to developer REDEVCO Grand LLC, for their project called Bahamian Village on US1 and Florida Avenue, across the street from George Washington Carver Elementary and Middle School. The project…

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School Community Relations Committee To Hold Zoom Meeting With MDCPS On School Reopening, Friday (8-28)

The Coral Gables School Community Relations Committee will be holding a special meeting with Miami-Dade County Public Schools this Friday, August 28th at 8:30AM, to discuss school reopening. This will be the first meeting of this board since the start…

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UM Classes Resume, Students Throw A Party, 51 Now Quarantined

University of Miami students began returning to campus on the week of August 10th in preparation for the start of in-person classes on campus on August 17th. The University had asked students to follow social distancing guidelines and to wear…

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Reopening of Schools Parent Webinar To Be Held August 25, Questions Due By August 21

With a little more than two weeks before the start of the 2020-2021 school year, Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) continues to provide families with a myriad of helpful resources to assist them in ensuring their children have a strong…

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Shops at Merrick Park To Host Drive-Thru Back To School Celebration Saturday (Aug. 8)

Shops at Merrick Park, in conjunction with Miami Kids Magazine, will welcome students back to the 2020-2021 school year with a Drive-Through Back to School Celebration taking place Saturday, August 8, 2020 from 11:00am-1:00pm at the Shops at Merrick Park,…

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Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Begins Today

The 2020 Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday was passed by the Florida Legislature and signed into law by Governor Ron DeSantis. This sales tax holiday begins Friday, August 7, 2020, and ends Sunday, August 9, 2020. During this sales tax holiday…

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Parents Survey On School Reopening Now Available

The period for parents of Miami-Dade County Public School students to select their preference for the 2020-2021 school year has begun. Parents have until July 10th to review the different models and take their individual survey. Miami-Dade County Public Schools…

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Parents Must Vote On Preferred 2020-2021 Schooling Model For Their Children

The Miami-Dade County School Board held a special meeting Wednesday, July 1st, to discuss the proposed plan to reopen Miami-Dade County Public Schools for the 2020-2021 school year. After a six-and-a-half hour discussion, the Board voted unanimously in favor of…

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School Board To Hold Special Meeting On July 1st To Discuss School Reopening

Miami-Dade County Public Schools will be holding a special meeting on Wednesday, July 1st, to discuss the reopening of schools for the 2020-2021 school year. Following the early closure of school buildings and change to distance learning to complete the…

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Two Coral Gables School PTSAs Win COVID-19 Phase 1 Grants

George Washington Carver Elementary and Ponce de Leon Middle School PTSAs have each won a $5,000 COVID-19 Phase 1 Grant. The grants are part of a national initiative from the National PTA in conjunction with TikTok to support COVID-19 initiatives….

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