A large, vocal crowd is expected at Wednesday’s Miami-Dade School Board meeting as the board takes up a controversial plan to open MAST Academy to all students living in Key Biscayne.
Some parents who send their children to the highly regarded Maritime & Science Technology (MAST) Academy on Key Biscayne are upset about village and school district’s plan to develop a 6-12 grade home school on the property.
Miami-Dade Schools said their top cop has been reassigned while under investigation.
The Miami-Dade School district and a student charged in a stabbing at Barbara Goleman high school are odds over the reason behind the attack. The teen who stabbed another student said he was bullied, but a school district expert rejected that, saying bullying was not an issue.
A student at Barbara Goleman Senior High was airlifted to the hospital after he was stabbed by a classmate.
More and more Florida high school students are making the grade. The state’s Department of Education released figures Monday which showed that the graduation rate increased to 80 percent in the 2010-11 school year.
At North Miami Beach High School, home of the “Chargers,” thousands of students and their parents are wondering who might be trying to “charge it,” using their personal information.
A Miami-Dade charter school in the midst of a forensic audit concerning questions about school funding will not be closed by the Miami-Dade School district, for now.
An investigation into a former Northwestern High principal found that he ordered changes to a student’s grades to protect the student’s eligibility for an athletic scholarship.
South Florida’s extreme heat sickened more than half a dozen students Thursday and sent one student to the hospital.