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ASPIRA Arts DECO Charter Ready For New School Year

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ASPIRA Arts DECO is ready with its brand new school facility for the start of the 2017-2018 school year!

This is a state-of-the-art facility with interactive classrooms that will take kinesthetic learning to new heights. These classrooms are equipped with Epson BrightLink systems featuring touch and pen based interactivity that also reacts to familiar intuitive gestures. Teachers can simultaneously share student's work from multiple devices on the front board, encouraging collaboration and team work. Among other things, the school counts with two fully equipped Media Centers, a dedicated Science Lab, a custom designed Art Classroom and a Music Classroom. This new facility, as well as ASPIRA's other two schools, is a Wireless Campus with robust and lightning fast fiber optics internet connectivity based on the Cisco-Meraki Network Platform.

ASPIRA looks forward to a very bright future for our students, community-at-large and administration at Arts DECO!

 

 

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Aspirantes Participate in 2014 African American Read-In Day

AfricanAmericanReadInASPIRA Eugenio Maria de Hostos Youth Leadership and ASPIRA Raul Arnaldo Martinez Youth Leadership Charter School students participated in the National African American Read-In at Miami Dade College's North Campus on Monday, February 3, 2014.

As part of the 25th National African American Read-In initiative to promote literacy, Miami Dade College's (MDC) North Campus and the Center for Literature and Theatre @MDC hosted hundreds of local college, middle and high school students, who took part in a read-in at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3. The read-in was held in Lehman Theatre at the Pawley Creative Arts Center and helped kick off the campus' Black History Month celebration. The event was streamed live via at www.mdc.edu/north/live to encourage participation from the community.

After the read-in, ASPIRA South students were treated to lunch by Miami Dade College North Campus adjacent the beautiful Science Complex. Students broke off into small groups led by teams of MDC professionals and students engaged in small learning communities to discuss topics presented in this year's featured book.

This year's featured book was Eight Habits of the Heart: Embracing the Values that Build Strong Communities by Clifton Taulbert. Eight Habits of the Heart is a memoir that recounts the eight lessons and "front porch wisdom" the author learned while growing up in the Mississippi Delta. Sponsored by the Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English and endorsed by the International Reading Association, the annual Read-In was held simultaneously with more than one million readers from throughout the U.S., West Indies, and Africa to pay homage to African-American writers and their contributions to reading, literature and literacy.

"Reading is a cornerstone of learning, and North Campus is proud to present its African American Read-In as a permanent and active link in a national effort that enriches students," said Malou C. Harrison, president at the North Campus.

Additionally, North Campus students, administrators and faculty will conduct read-ins at elementary, middle andReadIn2014 high schools throughout February to discuss bullying, personal, civic and social responsibility and literacy to further the social and moral development of the most important human resources — children.

Principals Kenneth Feria and Jorge Trujillo of ASPIRA RAM and ASPIRA de Hostos, respectively, mentioned, "We value and support our collaboration with Miami Dade College North. This event opened the eyes of so many of our young people, who learned that reading and improving one's literacy often opens the door to understanding and success."

2011 BASKETBALL CHAMPIONS

Jun11-Pic10Congratulations to the EMH's boys' junior varsity basketball team for bringing home the gold!

The JV boys completed their undefeated season by winning it all in the Independent School League Championship Finals.

The Independent School League is an 8 year league that oversees 34 middle school teams in Miami-Dade County. Along with ASPIRA North, EMH Charter belongs to the Southeast Division, one of eight divisions in the county.

As part of the Southeast Division, EMH played opponents from Mater Academy East, St. Mary's Catholic Church, Gibson Charter School, and International Studies throughout their season.

EMH also has boys' and girls' varsity teams that were competitive in the playoffs this year.

With their hard work and practice paying off, the EMH JV boys can call themselves champions, having never lost a game all season.