Miami Springs Middle School

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Coordinates: 25°48′55″N 80°16′27″W / 25.81525°N 80.274144°W / 25.81525; -80.274144 Miami Springs Middle School is a secondary school located in the city Miami Springs, Florida, USA. Its mascot is the Eagles.

Miami Springs Middle School
Address
150 S. Royal Poinciana Boulevar
Miami Springs, Florida, 33166
United States
Information
Type Public
Motto Determined, Driven, and Dedicated to Succeed
Established September 1955
School district Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Principal Kimberly F. Emmanuel
Grades 6-8
Enrollment 1,452
Color(s) Blue, white

         

Nickname Eagles
School Hours 9:10 to 3:50 PM
Website

History and Information[edit]

The school was built in 1955. Miami Springs Middle has been recognized for being a healthy school.[1] President Clinton recognized the school for its healthy reforms at the bronze level, as well.[2]

Children from all over the Miami Metropolitan Area attend, as its enrollment is 1,452.[3]

It has a magnet program, specializing in science and engineering, is sponsored by MAST Academy, and has an honors program. It is neighbored by a MDCPS Regional Building, which used to be an elementary school.

Clubs and organizations[edit]

Extracurricular groups[edit]

The school has the following extracurricular activities:[4]

  • 500 Role Models
  • Cheerleaders
  • Future Teachers of America (FEA)
  • Memory Book
  • Multi-Media
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Student Council
  • Junior Achievement
  • Youth Act
  • Youth Crime Watch

Athletics[edit]

The school offers the following athletics:[4]

  • Basketball - boys
  • Basketball - girls
  • Cross Country - boys
  • Cross Country - girls
  • Golf
  • Soccer - boys
  • Soccer - girls
  • Softball - boys
  • Softball - girls
  • Swimming - boys
  • Swimming - girls
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field - boys
  • Track & Field - girls
  • Volleyball - boys

Curricular groups[edit]

The Geography Team was the 2000 Miami-Dade County 2nd place team, and 2001 Miami-Dade County first place team, as well as the 2001 Florida State champions in the National Geographic Bee.

The school has the following curricular groups:[4]

  • Art
  • Band
  • Chorus/Guitar
  • Computers
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • FCCLA
  • Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
  • Geography
  • Math
  • Odyssey of the Mind
  • Orchestra/Keyboard
  • Spanish
  • SECME

References[edit]

  1. ^ Minkin, Tracy (September 2, 2008). "Healthiest Schools: Miami Springs Middle". Health. Retrieved February 20, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Miami Springs Middle School Recognized for Healthy Changes". Michael & Susan Dell Foundation. Retrieved February 20, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Miami Springs Middle". Dadeschools.net. Retrieved February 20, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b c "Clubs & Organizations". Miami Springs Middle School. miamisci.org. Retrieved February 20, 2014.