Honoring Girl Power at the School Board Meeting 

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) was honored to recognize Girl Power at the August 9th School Board Meeting. We salute Girl Power CEO Thema Campbell, Girl Power Board Members, staff, and parents for mentoring and educating our deserving girls. 

We are also grateful to Girl Power for presenting the 2016-17 Educator of the Year Award to Dr. Bendross-Mindingall. 

STEM Symposium for our students at Charles Hadley Park

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) spoke about the history of Railroad Shop Colored Addition to students attending the STEM Symposium and Lunch held at Charles Hadley Park’s Sam K. Johnson Youth Center.  

Thanks to Carollo Engineers, in partnership with the Liberty City Optimist Club, for hosting the Near to Peer presentation for about 100 middle and high school students. This workshop educated kids about wastewater and the importance of clean water to our community.

District 2 Gives Back at Farm Share Food Distribution in Brownsville

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2), along with Jessie Trice Community Health Center, Circle of Brotherhood, BCNA, and ICYEC will co-host a Farm Share Food Distribution to feed 500 residents on Friday, August 11, 2017, 9am – 12pm, at the Neighbors and Neighbors Association  (formerly Floral Heights Elementary facility), 5120 NW 24th Avenue in Brownsville. 

Everyone is welcomed to attend and receive fresh food at this free community event. We suggest you bring a cart or a large bag to carry your items.

Volunteers are also needed.  Please call our office at (305) 995-2311 or email us at District2@dadeschools.net if you would like to volunteer.

Congrats to our D.A. Dorsey Technical College graduates

District 2 School News – Congratulations to our Class of 2017 high school and vocation graduates at D.A. Dorsey Technical College in Liberty City. 

Thanks to Principal Dr. Angela Thomas-Dupree, administration, instructors, and staff for educating and support our students. We salute our graduates on their academic and personal achievements. 

3rd Annual District 2 Back to School Celebration 

JOIN US at our 3rd Annual Back to School and Student Talent Show, Saturday, August 19, 2017, 12pm, at Charles R. Drew K-8 Center, Auditorium, 1801 NW 60th Street in Liberty City. 
For more information on student auditions, call (305) 492-0893.

If you would like to donate book bags, books, and other schools supplies, please call District 2 at (305) 995-2311.

Street Naming Ceremony for the late King Carter 

School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall (D-2) attended the Street Designation Ceremony sponsored by County Commissioner Jean Monestime for the late King Carter. 

On what would have been his 8th birthday, we joined the parents, Santonio and Monica, family, friends, and community to celebrate his short life. We must continue to work together to stop gun violence towards our precious children.