School Year

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Florida House Wants To Let Districts Start School Earlier

School districts could soon start the school year earlier as the Florida House is moving a bill that would allow such a change.


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Florida Lawmakers Consider Earlier School Start Dates

Florida lawmakers are considering proposals that would allow most school districts to start classes earlier in August.

CBS Miami–03/09/2015

Student Jasmine Rodriguez said in addition to seeing her friends again, she excited about all the games they will get to play. (Source: CBS4)

First Day Jitters As Kids Head Back To School In Broward

Ah, the first day back to school. The hustle and bustle of getting kids out the door and to their school before the bell rings for their first class.



School Zones In Effect Monday, Slow Your Roll

The long summer break is about to come to an end which means Monday morning thousands of South Florida kids will be heading back to school.


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House Considers Moving Start Of School Year Up

The start of the new school year may be moved up a week or so if a bill in the House survives.


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Some Students Excited About New School Year In Dade

School bells rang for the first time in months across South Florida as students headed back to class on the first day of the new school year. In Miami-Dade, School Superintendent Alberto Carvalho started his day at the district’s bus depot with a message for parents and students.

My TV 33–08/20/2012


Four Broward Charter Schools Not Opening

Students at four Broward charter schools will not be going back to their schools when the new school year starts on Monday.



After Two-Year Closure, North Dade Middle Re-opens

After being closed for two years due to unsafe conditions, North Dade Middle School is re-opening to students Monday.

CBS Miami–08/18/2012

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New Miami-Dade Teachers Getting Ready For School Year

Public schools start next week, but a special group of teachers is already getting to work.



“Stuff The Bus” Event Aims To Bring More School Supplies To Classrooms

With a month to go before the start of school in South Florida, teachers are beginning to stock up on school supplies.