Superintendent Alberto Carvalho

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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

Surrounded by fourth graders from Dr. Carlos Finlay Elementary, Governor Scott highlighted his budget proposal to increase public school funding...in part thanks to a nearly two-billion dollar state surplus. (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott Calls On Lawmakers To Pass Higher School Funding

As thousands of students graduate and move onto college or the workforce, the State Legislature is heading into a special budget session, where funding for public schools like this one could reach record highs.

06/01/2015

Superintendant Alberto Carvalho surprises veteran teacher Claudia Lewis before her retirement. (Source: MDPS)

School Surprises Teacher Of 49 Years With Send-Off Celebration

A bitter-sweet day for one South Florida teacher who, after 49 years of teaching, is on to the next chapter of her life.

05/08/2015

A rendering of a ski slope planned for American Dream Miami, a 200-acre entertainment and retail complex planned for NW Miami-Dade. (Source: Triple Five)

Dade School Board Cancels Lease, Paving Way For Mega Mall

With one unanimous vote, Miami-Dade school board members brought the proposed “American Dream Miami” mall closer to reality Wednesday.

03/18/2015

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Study Ranks Miami-Dade School System #1 For Efficiency

Miami-Dade Public Schools has a lot to be proud of. Wednesday morning Superintendent Alberto Carvalho announced that a new survey ranked the Miami-Dade public school system number one for education spending efficiency.

02/04/2015

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FDOE: Dade School Board Retaliated Against Employees

The Florida Department of Education (FDOE) ruled Miami-Dade County’s School Board unlawfully retaliated against school employees involved in a charter school conversion.

11/08/2014

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Thousands Head Back To Class In Miami-Dade

The long, hot days of summer are a thing of the past for hundreds of thousands of Miami-Dade school kids as they headed back to class Monday for the start of the new year.

08/18/2014

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M-DCPS Bus Fleet Holds Dry Run Ahead Of New School Year

Monday morning means back-to-school for students all across South Florida and for parents, the day means dropping kids off at the stop.

08/14/2014

FIU President Mark Rosenberg (right) poses with Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho (right) who received an honorary degree in public service from the university during their spring commencement ceremonies on Sunday.  (Source: FIU)

Supt. Carvalho Receives Honorary Degree From FIU

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho received an honorary degree in public service from Florida International University during their spring commencement ceremonies on Sunday.

04/27/2014

Nine-year-old Dontrell Darling. (Source: Family Photo)

Child Shot In The Face While Sleeping Remains In The Hospital

A 12-year-old Miami girl is speaking out after her nine-year-old brother was wounded during a drive-by shooting while they were sleeping inside their Miami home early Friday morning.

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