Monroe County Schools

(Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Supt. Mark Porter

Jim travels to Key West for an extended one-on-one interview with Monroe County Schools Superintendent Mark Porter. The two discuss the measure to extend for another 10 years a half-penny sales tax dedicated to schools. Voters will decide the school sales tax issue on Election Day November 4th.



Labor Day: What’s Open & Closed

Monday is Labor Day. Here’s what’s open and closed throughout South Florida.

CBS Miami–09/02/2013


Labor Day Closures

Monday, September 2 is Labor Day and that means government offices and schools will be closed.


Miami-Dade County Superintendent Alberto Carvalho

South Florida Schools Closed Monday

Miami-Dade, Monroe, and Broward County Schools announced Saturday that all classes have been canceled for Monday, August 27.

CBS Miami–08/25/2012


Survivors Give Hope To Students

It was Student Awareness Day for some 600 Miami-Dade and Monroe High School students Monday, but what many of them became aware of is something that everyone can never forget.


School Generic

Apples For The Teachers, Red Letter Day For Students

South Florida kids put their minds to it and produced. FCAT scores for elementary and middle schools are out, and they are up, outpacing the rest of the state.