Miami-Dade Schools

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Miami-Dade Schools Face Legal Tab In Charter School Case

An administrative law judge said Tuesday the Miami-Dade County School Board should pay $233,000 in attorneys’ fees in a case filed by employees who said they faced retaliation for trying to open a charter school.

07/28/2015

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Carvalho Unveils School Budget Proposal

Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho has released his budget recommendation for the next school year.

07/09/2015

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State Announces Math Assessments Won’t Factor Into Final School Grades  

Standardized testing was in a state of disarray throughout the 2014-2015 school year in Florida. Now another issue has led the state to eliminate the requirement of some math assessments from the final course grades.

05/18/2015

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Focus On South Florida: The Education Fund

Since 1985, the education fund has worked side-by-side with the private sector to direct resources where they are needed most in Miami-Dade schools.

My TV 33–05/17/2015

10-year-old Marlon "Merv" Eason, was shot in the head outside his home on Northwest 4th Court Tuesday. (Source: Twitter)

Mothers Embrace As Community Rallies To Find Their Sons’ Killers

Two mothers, both longing to hold their sons again, instead held one another at the culmination of a community march designed to find answers that might lead to the people who killed their children.

03/26/2015

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Five Middle School Students Arrested And Suspended

Five students at Allapattah Middle School are facing charges Monday.

03/16/2015

Student Computer Testing (Source: CBS4)

FSA Testing Canceled Until State Can Guarantee Problems Are Fixed

chool administrators in Miami-Dade and Broward have canceled the computer based Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) test for grades 8-10 Tuesday, however, Education commissioner Pam Stewart told district superintendents via email Tuesday morning that the online tech services have been restored and testing may resume.

03/03/2015

Jordan Sotomayor, 18, was arrested on January 23, 2015 for allegedly stalking a teacher. (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Dept. of Corrections)

Miami Sunset High Student Arrested, Accused Of Stalking Teacher

A Miami Sunset Senior High School student was arrested Friday on an aggravated stalking charge connected to an incident with a teacher at the school.

01/23/2015

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Dade School Superintendent Tours School Amid Filth Allegations

Miami-Dade School’s Superintendent took a tour of a school amid allegations of filthy conditions at the institution.

01/22/2015

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Miami Sunset Senior High Principal Out Amid Filth Allegations

Miami Sunset Senior High’s principal has retired amid social media posts on the school’s conditions.

01/21/2015

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