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
Address
150 S. Royal Poinciana Boulevard
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 1,200
Color(s)

Blue, white

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

Miami Springs Middle School is a secondary school located in the city of Miami Springs, Florida, United States. Its mascot is the Eagles.

History and information[edit]

Miami Springs Middle was built in 1955.

It has been recognized for being a healthy school.[1] President Clinton recognized the school for its healthy reforms at the bronze level.[2]

Children from all over the Miami Metropolitan Area attend. As of 2014, its enrollment was 1,452.[3]

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

Clubs and organizations[edit]

Extracurricular groups[edit]

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

Athletics[edit]

The school offers the following athletics:[4]

  • Basketball - boys'
  • Basketball - girls'
  • Cross country - boys'
  • Cross country - girls'
  • Soccer - boys'
  • Soccer - girls'
  • Softball - boys'
  • Softball - girls'
  • Tennis
  • Track & field - boys'
  • Track & field - girls'
  • Volleyball - boys'

Curricular groups[edit]

The Geography Team was the 2000 Miami-Dade County second place team, and the 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
  • Geography
  • Math
  • Orchestra/Keyboard
  • SECME
  • Spanish

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" (PDF). Michael & Susan Dell Foundation. Retrieved February 20, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Miami Springs Middle". Dadeschools.net. Retrieved February 20, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "Clubs & Organizations". Miami Springs Middle School. miamisci.org. Retrieved February 20, 2014.