Alberto M. Carvalho

School district achieves its best graduation rate

Miami-Dade County Public Schools’ (M-DCPS) started the new year with a pop of good news. The school district achieved its best graduation rate to date — an all-time high of 78.1 percent for the 2014-15 academic year. This impressive student achievement underscores the exceptional work of students, teachers and staff, …

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Graduation rate at an all time high

Superintendent Carvalho

Miami-Dade County Public Schools’ (M-DCPS) started the new year with a pop of good news!  The school district achieved its best graduation rate to date–an all-time high of 78.1 percent for the 2014-2015 academic year. This impressive student achievement underscores the exceptional work of students, teachers and staff, and it’s …

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Schools to focus on student attendance

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This year, more than ever, Miami-Dade County Public Schools educators will be taking a more all-encompassing approach towards education, striving to meet the needs of the whole child. ATTENDANCE is the key word this year!  We will be stressing the importance of being in school, because children who aren’t in …

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TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK

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Every year, our nation sets aside a week to honor the outstanding people who make an indelible impression in the character of our youngsters.  We call it Teacher Appreciation Week.  But truly, celebrating the extraordinary commitment of teachers should be a year-round event, because it is an ongoing process; teachers …

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