State Figures Show School Absences Still An EpidemicAlmost 1 in 10 students (hundreds of thousands) miss a month or more of the school year, according to state figures. South Florida schools are fighting to get every student in the door.
Delaying Kindergarten Gains Momentum Among ParentsSome parents will do whatever they can to give their children an edge.
Report: Dade Lags In Kindergarten ImmunizationsMore than 20 percent of kindergarten students in Miami-Dade County lacked complete immunizations in the previous school year, the highest percentage of Florida's 67 counties, according to a new report.

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