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Doral Public School Principals meet with members of the Parent Academy in a Doral Rotary Club initiative.

| September 12, 2011 | 0 Comments
Doral Public School Principals meet with members of the Parent Academy in a Doral Rotary Club initiative.

By Dominique Barba. Two prominent members of the Rotary Club Doral, Felipe Madrigal, Founding President and Gerardo Reyes (JIS PTA) organized this important meeting in the meeting rooms of the Doral Park Country Club on September 2. The following principals attended the meeting: Maria Caceres (DMS), Mayra Falcón (EBT K-8 Center), Ms. Gwendolyn Hines (JIS K-8 Center) and Dr. Jacques Bentolila (RRDSH). Also in attendance, Dr. Jenny Miranda Gonzalez (Parent Academy Director), Mrs. Arlene Martinez (MDCPS), City of Doral Vice Mayor Mike Di Pietro, and other board members of the Doral Rotary Club. Doral Family Journal was the only news organization to […]

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New Doral Fine Arts School Studio Doors are Open!

| August 29, 2011 | 1 Comment
New Doral Fine Arts School Studio Doors are Open!

The Artist Portfolio Fine Arts School opened the doors to students of all ages and levels in Doral. From drawing to painting, mixed media and sculpture, owner, state certified art teacher and Doral based award winning artist, Sara Alfaro, has crafted a unique curriculum that ignites a passion for the process of art and expertise […]

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School district launches new products to benefit students.

| August 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
School district launches new products to benefit students.

By Dominique Barba. As the start of classes gets nearer, much has been talked about the substantial budget cuts the school system will be facing and educators and parents alike are starting to get anxious. But, the Superintendent of Schools Alberto M. Carvalho shared the new product roll-out for Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS. The […]

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New School, Old Campus.

| August 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
New School, Old Campus.

By Maria Isabella Paez. When most 8th graders where excited to finally enter High School and enjoy its activities, football games, dances and more they find out they won’t be going to Ronald Reagan… not full time at least . This year many of the Middle School graduates had a change of sudden change of […]

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Doral Public Schools are ready for an outstanding 2011-2012

| August 15, 2011 | 0 Comments
Doral Public Schools are ready for an outstanding  2011-2012

 By Dominique Barba. Doral Family Journal has endeavored to maintain the Doral community informed. Having shared all aspects of the school district, we have sought to inquire about our region and for that we interviewed Dr. Carmen Marinelli, Superintendent for the North Central Region, Ms. Mayra Falcon, Eugenia Thomas  K-8 Principal  and Feeder Pattern Principals […]

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New Doral Middle School Principal is very optimistic to begin work.

| August 15, 2011 | 0 Comments
New Doral Middle School Principal is very optimistic to begin work.

By Dominique Barba. Marie Caceres is the new principal of our prestigious Doral Middle School, Doral Family Journal had the chance to meet her on the 4th of August, the day she was appointed by Carmen Marinelli, the region superintendent. Marie Caceres is definitely a very likeable person and a very nice one as well, […]

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Is the Cambridge program my option?

| August 15, 2011 | 0 Comments
Is the Cambridge program my option?

By Dominique Barba. As 8th grade comes to an end, the majority of students will face the decisions of which path to take onto their high school careers. New and unfamiliar concepts confuse them and make the decision more difficult even if it may seem simple. In an effort to facilitate this process, we have […]

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Todas las escuelas de Doral, son clasificadas nuevamente “A”.

| July 18, 2011 | 0 Comments
Todas las escuelas de Doral, son clasificadas nuevamente “A”.

Por Dominique Barba. No parece una noticia nueva, cada año los orgullosos directores de las escuelas del Doral comparten la información  con profunda sencillez , sin mencionar los sacrificios e ingentes esfuerzos que tiene que hacer para alcanzar ese logro. Para los residentes del Doral , lo raro sería que alguna de sus escuelas no […]

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Tomando café y conversando con Superintendente Alberto Carvalho.

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments
Tomando café y conversando con Superintendente Alberto Carvalho.

Por Dominique Barba. La tarde del martes 21 de junio padres, maestros, y activistas tuvieron a bien compartir con el Superintendente de las Escuelas Publicas de Miami Dade, en uno de los salones del centro CocoWalk en Coconut Grove. Fue una oportunidad única de escuchar acerca de los aspectos concernientes a nuestras escuelas y el […]

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Governor Scott Signs Historic Education Legislation.

| June 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
Governor Scott Signs Historic Education Legislation.

A Message from Governor Scott Yesterday, Ann and I visited three schools to share good news for Florida’s students.  Thanks to the education reforms we achieved this year, we are expanding and strengthening charter and virtual schools and increasing scholarship opportunities that empower parents to choose the schools best suited to their students’ needs. First, […]

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