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Date Published: Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Lauren Paulet Invited Home (Hopkins Overnight Multicultural Experience)

Lauren Paulet has been selected to visit Johns Hopkins University from Sunday, September 25th to Tuesday, September 27.


Date Published: Friday, August 26, 2016
Myles Lopez Invited to Windows on Williams

Myles Lopez, a senior at SAS North Campus has been selected to participate in the Windows on Williams (WOW) Fly-In for exceptional high school seniors who are likely candidates for admission to Williams later this school year.


Date Published: Thursday, August 25, 2016
Victoria Lee-A-Yong Invited to Discover Swarthmore

Victoria Lee-A-Yong, a senior at School for Advanced Studies North Campus, has been invited by Swarthmore for an all expense paid visit to Swarthmore College October 22-24.


Date Published: Friday, July 22, 2016
SAS Participates in Columbia STEM Program for Girls

Six School for Advanced Studies students were among 22 young women from MDCPS high schools to attend the Columbia Girls in STEM the week of July 18 to July 22, 2016 in downtown Miami.


Date Published: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
SAS Homestead Rising Senior Camille Molas Receives President Obama's Volunteer Gold Service Award June 28, 2016

Camille Molas, a rising senior at School for Advanced Studies, has been devoting a lot of her time and energy over the last year to children with intellectual and physical challenges.


Date Published: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Debora Gonzalez is a 2016 Bezos Scholar

Debora Gonzalez, a junior at School for Advanced Studies, has been selected as one of only twelve high school students in the United States to be a 2016 Bezos Scholar.


Date Published: Monday, May 16, 2016
SAS 2016 Burger King Scholars

On Friday evening May 13, 2016, the Burger King Corporation held an event at their headquarters. Six SAS Class of 2016 students received scholarship checks from Burger King.


Date Published: Thursday, May 12, 2016
Briana Napoleon is a Young Woman With Purpose.

SAS Wolfson senior Briana Napoleon was recently selected as one of 20 young ladies in South Florida to receive a $500 scholarship from the "Young Women with Purpose" organization.


Date Published: Monday, May 09, 2016
SAS Kendall Junior Becomes an Eagle Scout

Sam Merritt, a junior at SAS Kendall Campus, was named as an Eagle Scout in April.


Date Published: Monday, May 09, 2016
SAS Wolfson Junior Wins 2016 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge

When Marco Fernandez realized that commercial insoles weren’t helping his flat-feet problems, he decided to work on a more customized insole product — using 3D scanning and printing techniques.


Date Published: Monday, May 09, 2016
Kourtney Wallace Takes First Place in Spoken Word at 'Young Talent - Big Dreams' Competition

Kourtney Wallace, a junior at SAS Homestead Campus, won First Place and a $500 Cash Prize in the Spoken Word category on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the "Young Talent - Big Dreams" competition.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Gabriela Ibanez Takes Third Place in Elie Weisel Ethics Essay Contest

SAS North Junior Gabriela Ibanez was awarded Third Place in the 2016 Elie Weisel Ethics Essay Contest.


Date Published: Monday, May 02, 2016
SAS North Juniors Selected for Special Summer Programs

Four juniors at the School for Advanced Studies North Campus in Hialeah were recently chosen for some very special summer programs at Stanford, Princeton, Harvard, and Penn.


Date Published: Thursday, April 28, 2016
SAS Homestead junior Camille Molas and her Dancing Beyond Project

Camille Molas, a junior at SAS Homestead Campus, has initiated a project at the "Children's Rehab Network" in South Miami called "Dancing Beyond".


Date Published: Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Tamara Gomez-Ortigoza Chosen for Special STEM Academy in Lowell, Massachusetts

Tamara Gomez-Ortigoza, a junior at the School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Wolfson Campus has been chosen to attend the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Lowell, Ma. from June 29 to July 1, 2016.


Date Published: Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Cassidey Phanord Wins Another Essay Contest

Bob Brazofsky, Executive Director of the MDCPS Department of Social Sciences, announced this month that Cassidey Phanord of School for Advanced Studies North Campus has earned a co-1st Place Award for the high school division of the Women’s Hisotry Month Essay Contest.


Date Published: Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Maurizio Diaz is a Gates Millennium Scholar

SAS Homestead senior Maurizio Diaz has been designated by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as a 2016 Gates Millennium Scholar (GMS).


Date Published: Wednesday, April 20, 2016
SAS Wolfson Senior Selected for Youth Fair Scholarship

Stephanie Gonzalez, a senior at the SAS Wolfson Campus, attended the scholarship program for the Youth Fair on Tuesday, April 19, 2016.


Date Published: Monday, April 18, 2016
My Favorite Teacher

SAS Kendall Campus junior Sophia Saenz was selected as the winner of the Barnes and Noble "My Favorite Teacher" essay contest recently.


Date Published: Saturday, April 16, 2016
SAS Homestead Senior Inspires at MDCPS School Board April 2016 Meeting

School Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman invited SAS Homestead senior Norberto Orellana to speak at the MDCPS School Board meeting of Wednesday, April 13, 2016 to represent all of this year's graduating seniors with a message of persistence and hope.


Date Published: Saturday, April 16, 2016
SAS Wolfson Senior Wins Coveted Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

Santiago Tobar, a senior in the SAS Wolfson Class of 2016, was notified April 13, 2016 that he is one of only 30 to 40 high school seniors in the United States to receive the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship. Santiago is also a QuestBridge Scholar and the SAS Silver Knight nominee for Music and Dance.


Date Published: Monday, April 11, 2016
SAS Wolfson Senior Honored as Shining Scholar by Mayor Carlos Gimenez

On Saturday April 9, 2016 James Leng won First Place in the 2016 Math Olympics for college students held at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville.


Date Published: Monday, April 11, 2016
James Leng Honored for his Math skills and His Talent as a Concert Pianist

On Saturday April 9, 2016 James Leng won First Place in the 2016 Math Olympics for college students held at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville.


Date Published: Thursday, April 07, 2016
SAS Kendall Attends Diversity Empowerment Day

SAS Kendall Counselor Mr. Jose Fraga took a group of students with him to the Coral Gables Congregational Church on Thursday, April 7, 2016 to participate in the Diversity/GSA Empowerment Day event.


Date Published: Thursday, April 07, 2016
2016 South Florida FIRST Robotics Competition.

SAS and AAA students listed below attended the 2016 South Florida FIRST Robotics Competition on the weekend of April 1-3, 2016.


Date Published: Monday, March 28, 2016
SAS Competes at Statewide Science Olympiad in Orlando.

SAS AP English teacher Mary Seamans accompanied 17 SAS Kendall students and several SAS parents on a trip to Orlando on March 18-20 to compete in the statewide Science Olympiad.


Date Published: Wednesday, March 16, 2016
World Famous Political Cartoonists Present to SAS Wolfson Students

SAS junior Samantha Perez moderated a panel of world famous political cartoonists as they made a presentation of their work to SAS Wolfson students on Friday, March 11, 2016.


Date Published: Wednesday, March 16, 2016
SAS Wolfson Students Win Honors at Brain Bee

On Saturday, March 12, 2016, several SAS Wolfson students competed at the University of Miami School of Medicine's Neuroscience Annual Brain Bee and Jeopardy Competition.


Date Published: Friday, March 11, 2016
SAS Wolfson Juniors Attempt Rocket Launch Into Space

SAS Wolfson Juniors Attempt Rocket Launch Into Space


Date Published: Wednesday, March 09, 2016
SAS Senior Daniela Bond recognized with the Prudential Spirit Award

School for Advanced Studies Senior and 2016 SAS Silver Knight nominee in English, Daniela Bond, was recognized as a "Distinguished Finalist" for the 2016 Prudential Spirit of Community Award on March 6 by Roberto Torok, Financial Advisor with Prudential.


Date Published: Tuesday, March 01, 2016
SAS Kendall Congratulated by Superintendent Carvalho for United Way Fundraising

SAS Kendall students Andrea Roque and Donovan Miller attended the United Way breakfast on Thursday, February 25, 2016 with sponsor Samay Alvarez.


Date Published: Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Daniela Bond is Awarded the President's Volunteer Service Award

Daniela Bond, a senior at SAS Kendall Campus and SAS Silver Knight nominee for English and Literature, has been awarded the President's Volunteer Service Award.


Date Published: Monday, February 22, 2016
SAS North Senior Takes Second Place in District Essay Contest

Cassidey Phanord, a senior at SAS North Campus was named as the Second Place Winner in the MDCPS District African American Essay Contest for Black History Month.


Date Published: Monday, February 22, 2016
SAS and AAA at Model UN Competition

A Model United Nations competition was held at the North Campus of Miami Dade College on Saturday, February 20, 2016.


Date Published: Monday, February 22, 2016
SAS North Campus Model UN Team

SAS North students under the leadership of Dr. Michele Mar who teaches Advanced Placement Social Studies, participated in the Model UN competition on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at MDC North Campus.


Date Published: Monday, February 22, 2016
SAS Kendall at Meeting of the Math Minds

SAS Kendall students, under the leadership of SAS Advanced Placement Calculus teacher Mr. Alex Martin, participated in the Meeting of the Minds math competition held at Miami Dade College Kendall Campus.


Date Published: Monday, February 22, 2016
SAS Wolfson Takes Second Place at Meeting of the Minds Math Competition

A "Meeting of the Minds Math Competition" was held on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at MDC Kendall Campus and was sponsored by the math department of Miami Dade College.


Date Published: Friday, February 19, 2016
SAS Wolfson Mock Trial Team Makes the District Finals

The SAS Wolfson Mock Trial Team under the leadership of senior Kyle Forges and sponsor Steven Pereira qualified for the District Finals to be held on Friday, February 19, 2016 at the Miami Children's Courthouse in downtown Miami.


Date Published: Friday, February 19, 2016
SAS at 2016 Science Olympiad

Mary Seamans led a group of SAS Kendall students and parents on a field trip to Boca Raton on Saturday, February 13 to participate in the Regional Science Olympiad.


Date Published: Friday, February 19, 2016
SAS Wolfson Junior James Leng Selected for PROMYS

SAS Wolfson junior James Leng has been invited to return to Boston University this coming summer to participate in the prestigious PROMYS program.


Date Published: Thursday, February 18, 2016
SAS North Travels to JSA in DC February 12-14

Six students from School for Advanced Studies North Campus participated in the mock congress as part of the Junior Statesman of America (JSA) meeting in Washington D.C. from February 12-14, 2016.


Date Published: Thursday, February 11, 2016
SAS Kendall Mock Trial Team

The SAS Kendall Mock Trial Team under the leadership of sponsor Juan Pino and leader Jorge Martinez participated in the Mock Trial competition held at James L Knight Center on February 11-12, 2016.


Date Published: Thursday, February 11, 2016
SAS Homestead Students Recognized at Dr. Feldman's Town hall

The English Honor Society and Art Club at School for Advanced Studies led by Charlotte Williams and Isnavys Perez (pictured in photos) made valentines and Origami hearts for the elderly this week as club projects.


Date Published: Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Valentines for the Elderly

The English Honor Society and Art Club at School for Advanced Studies led by Charlotte Williams and Isnavys Perez (pictured in photos) made valentines and Origami hearts for the elderly this week as club projects.


Date Published: Monday, February 08, 2016
Deya Mares Wins NCWIT Award for Women in Computing

Aspirations in Computing is a talent development pipeline initiative of the National Center for Women & IT (NCWIT) designed to increase women's meaningful participation in computing careers by providing encouragement, visibility, community, leadership opportunities, scholarships, and internships to high potential technically inclined young women.


Date Published: Friday, February 01, 2013
SAS Takes First Place as the Top Debate Team at the Fairchild Challenge Debates on Saturday, January 30, 2016

SAS Kendall students under the sponsorship of Ms. Teresa Dean competed in the 14th Annual Fairchild Challenge Debates on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens. The "SAS Team A" consisting of Alyson Diaz and Camila Basora took First Place as the Top Debate Team.


Date Published: Wednesday, January 27, 2016
SAS Wolfson Student Job Shadows at the Cape Kennedy Space Center

SAS Wolfson Student Job Shadows at the Cape Kennedy Space Center


Date Published: Thursday, January 07, 2016
Talia Lopez Wins Comcast Scholarship

SAS Kendall senior Talia Lopez has been selected to receive the 2016 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship.


Date Published: Wednesday, January 06, 2016
SAS Homestead Has Two Posse Scholars in 2016

Kevin Ruiz and Diego Vergara have been named as 2016 Posse Scholars and will receive full scholarships to attend two very exclusive private colleges next year.


Date Published: Thursday, December 10, 2015
Felipe Colon Wins Hispanic Scholarship

Felipe Colon, a senior at SAS Kendall Campus, has been awarded the Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards 2015 Bronze Award for the Education category in the Miami region. Felipe will pick up a check for $1000 at a ceremony to be held at the Macy's in Dadeland on December 17, 2015.


Date Published: Wednesday, December 09, 2015
SAS Wolfson Senior Leslie Denis Represents Wolfson at Women of Tomorrow Event at NBC 6 Studios

SAS senior Leslie Denis represented the SAS Wolfson chapter of Women of Tomorrow as she spent the day with Women of Tomorrow Founders Don Brown and Jennifer Valoppi at the TV studios of NBC 6 on Wednesday, December 9, 2015.


Date Published: Monday, December 07, 2015
SAS Scholars Excel at National Chess Championship in Orlando December 4-6, 2015

SAS Scholars at the 2015 United States Chess Federation National Scholastic K-12 Championship in Orlando.


Date Published: Monday, January 14, 2013
SAS Volunteers at Geekigirl Conference

The 2015 GeekiWood Conference was attended by over 400 girls on Saturday, December 5, 2015 and was sponsored by the FIU Center for Women's and Gender Studies and the FIU School of Integrated Science and Humanity.


Date Published: Monday, November 30, 2015
SAS Wolfson Rocket Club Visits the Tower at MIA

The SAS Wolfson Rocket Club, accompanied by Counselor Arlene Martinez, visited the air traffic control tower at MIA on Tuesday, November 24, 2015.


Date Published: Monday, November 30, 2015
A Special Thanksgiving at Lotus House in Overtown

SAS Kendall Seniors (in photo from left) Sandra Domenech, Talia Lopez, Nafisa Kabir, and Sumaiya Khandaker undertook a special project on Thanksgiving Day for the Lotus House in the heart of Overtown.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Operation Christmas Child

Students at School for Advanced Studies Kendall Campus under the leadership of Staff Member Samay Alvarez and Senior Maria Acosta created and collected 110 boxes for "Operation Christmas Child."


Date Published: Monday, November 23, 2015
SAS Competes at FIU Conference for FEA

The SAS FEA Club competed in the Future Teachers of America (FEA) Conference at FIU on Friday, November 20, 2015 under the supervision of SAS AP Calculus teacher Maria Cabanez.


Date Published: Friday, November 20, 2015
SAS Wraps up Ivy League Tour at MIT

A group of 48 very tired SAS students and staff members toured the campus of MIT on Friday, November 20, 2015.


Date Published: Friday, November 20, 2015
MDCPS Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman Supports our United States Military Families

MDCPS Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman is a big supporter of America's military families and he conducts an annual curriculum fair on Homestead Air Force Base to demonstrate the educational opportunities available in our public schools to the military families that transition in and out of the residency on the base.


Date Published: Friday, November 20, 2015
SAS Students Enjoy the Day at Harvard

SAS students explored Harvard University on Thursday, November 19, 2015.


Date Published: Friday, November 20, 2015
SAS Alums Now Attending Harvard Visit with the 2015 SAS Ivy League Participants

SAS Alums Nick Nava, Edgar Garcia, and Angela Ortiz toured Harvard University with the 2015 SAS Ivy League Tour participants on Thursday, November 19, 2015.


Date Published: Friday, November 20, 2015
SAS Visits Princeton University on November 17, 2015

The SAS Ivy League tour arrived at Princeton University in the late afternoon of Tuesday, November 17, 2015


Date Published: Thursday, November 19, 2015
Natasha Sealey and Gabriela Perez Represent SAS at Coral Gables Chamber Annual Education Breakfast

Carina de la Paz (SAS Class of 2009) accompanied SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo on the escalator at Columbia University Bookstore where she spoke to current SAS students.


Date Published: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
SAS at Columbia

Carina de la Paz (SAS Class of 2009) accompanied SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo on the escalator at Columbia University Bookstore where she spoke to current SAS students.


Date Published: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
SASTalks Initial Guest Juan Casimiro

Our first SASTalks was a great success! SAS students came to see & hear the inspirational story and advice of businessman and succesful entrepreneur Mr. Juan Casimiro


Date Published: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
SAS Homestead Students Win Essay Contest for Grade 11 and Grade 12

SAS Homestead students Byron Rocha (Grade 12) and Ashley Gray (Grade 11) were named as the winners of the essay contest for the Homestead Miami Speedway.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
SAS Visits U Penn on November 17, 2015

SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo and other staff members are accompanying 48 current SAS students on the Ivy League College Tour this week. Penn Dean of Admissions Eric Furda spoke to the students as a group on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 about how to maximize their chances of admittance to Penn and other top tier programs.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
SAS Participates in Glades Magnet Fair

On Thursday, November 12, 2015 SAS students visited with 8th graders at Glades Middle School during their magnet fair.


Date Published: Monday, November 16, 2015
SAS Day at Lime Restaurant

SAS Day at Lime Restaurant was held on Thursday, November 12, 2015. The restaurant located at 12516 SW 88 St. (Kendall Drive) partnered with SAS for a worthy cause.


Date Published: Saturday, November 14, 2015
SAS Kendall Chess Club Wins First Place

The SAS Kendall Chess Club sponsored by Ms. Samay Alvarez took the First Place Team trophy at the tournament on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at the Miami Country Day Fall Chess Classic which included high schools from Miami-Dade and Broward County.


Date Published: Sunday, January 04, 2015
Rudabeh Shahbazi of Channel 4 is Principal Today at SAS, Friday, November 13, 2015

SAS Class of 2014 Grad Preaches First Sermon.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Team SAS Walks to Raise Alzheimer Awareness

SAS was out in full force on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at Museum Park in downtown Miami for the 2015 Walk to Raise Alzheimer Awareness.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
SAS Holds Bookfair/Mini Maker Fair at Barnes and Noble in West Kendall on Sunday, November 8, 2015

SAS students participated in the West Kendall Barnes & Noble's first ever Mini Maker Faire on Sunday, November 8, 2015.


Date Published: Friday, November 06, 2015
SAS Kendall Visits 8th Graders at Devon Aire K-8

SAS Kendall students Donavan Miller, Alvaro Ampudia, Gabriella Valladares, and Jessica Ramos visited the 8th graders at Devon Aire K-8 on Friday, November 6, 2015.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 03, 2015
SAS Kendall Students Honored by MDCPS Board Member Lubby Navarro

SAS Kendall junior Maria Pita and senior Andrew Garces were honored for outstanding academics and citizenship on November 3, 2015 by MDCPS Board Member Lubby Navarro.


Date Published: Friday, October 30, 2015
Trick or Treat at SAS Wolfson October 30 2015

Halloween Costumes at SAS Wolfson


Date Published: Friday, October 30, 2015
SAS Fall Dance October, 2015

School for Advanced Studies brought its four campuses of Homestead, Kendall, North, and Wolfson together on the evening of Thursday, October 29, 2015 at the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College for the Annual SAS Fall Dance.


Date Published: Thursday, October 29, 2015
SAS Homestead Students Visit Ammons Middle Schools with SAS Principal Dr. Monteagudo

Five students from SAS Homestead accompanied SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo to visit with the 8th graders at Ammons Middle School on Thursday, October 29, 2015.


Date Published: Thursday, October 29, 2015
SAS Senior Felipe Colon Commended by Governor Rick Scott

Governor Rick Scott recently sent a letter of commendation to SAS Kendall senior Felipe Colon for his outstanding essay written for the 2015 Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest.


Date Published: Tuesday, October 27, 2015
MD Kendall Police Squad Visits SAS Kendall

A group of officers from the MD Kendall Police Department led by Officer Lily Diaz visited the Research classes of Counselor Jose Fraga at SAS Kendall on Friday, October 23, 2015.


Date Published: Tuesday, October 27, 2015
SAS Kendall Junior Selected for Physician's Award of Excellence

Michelle Gomez-Guevara, a junior at SAS Kendall was recently chosen by the National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists for their Award of Excellence.


Date Published: Tuesday, October 27, 2015
SAS Kendall 2015 National Merit Commended Seniors

SAS Kendall seniors Daniela Armas, Leandro De Los Reyes, Jorge L. Martinez, Nalin Suri, and Maria Acosta have been named as 2015 National Merit Commended Students.


Date Published: Friday, October 23, 2015
SAS 2015 QuestBridge Scholar Finalists

QuestBridge Scholars, a program that matches talented high school seniors with admission and full scholarships to top colleges and universities, announced this week that 20 students at the School for Advanced Studies have been selected as Finalists.


Date Published: Friday, October 23, 2015
Thomas Brockland Becomes an Eagle Scout

School for Advanced Studies senior Thomas Brockland was recently named as an Eagle Scout in a ceremony held at Kendall United Methodist Church.


Date Published: Friday, October 23, 2015
SAS Wolfson Junior Debora Gonzalez Takes 3rd Place in Cervantes Essay Contest

Deborah Gonzalez, a junior at SAS Wolfson, was honored as the Third Place Winner in the 2015 Cervantes Essay Contest sponsored by Nova Southeastern University.


Date Published: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
SAS Kids Club Visits Las Ventanas de los Cielos

SAS Kendall Staff members Maria Cruz and Samay Alvarez led a group of 23 SAS Kendall students to visit special needs children on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at the Las Ventanas de los Cielos.


Date Published: Monday, October 12, 2015
SAS at the 2015 UM David Essner Math Competition

SAS Kendall students Thomas Brockland, Ram Medam, Alexis Jimenez, Nicholas Tateo, and Roma Rowe competed in the 2015 David Essner Math Contest on Saturday, October 10 at the University of Miami.


Date Published: Monday, October 05, 2015
Talia Lopez Will Participate in Fly-in at Hamilton College

SAS Kendall Senior Class President Talia Lopez has been invited to Hamilton College in New York for an overnight "fly-in" visit.


Date Published: Friday, October 02, 2015
SAS Wolfson Twins to Visit Dartmouth

SAS Wolfson seniors Allan and Danny Gelman have been selected to participate in the 2015 Dartmouth Bound: STEM Exploration Program


Date Published: Friday, October 02, 2015
SAS Homestead Student Wins the 2015 Quest for Excellence Young Physician Award

Norberto Orellana, a senior at SAS Homestead has won the 2015 Quest for Excellence Young Physician Award.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2015
SAS Wolfson Senior Receives Multiple Accolades

SAS Wolfson senior Aaron Rosenfeld has been recognized by the National Hispanic Recognition Program as a 2015-2016 National Hispanic Scholar.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Anastasia Tishena Attends Seven Week Summer Program at Harvard

SAS Wolfson senior Anastasia Tishena was selected for participation in a very special program at Harvard University this past summer.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 22, 2015
SAS North Senior Receives Multiple Honors

School for Advanced Studies senior Cassidey Phanord has been chosen by three top tier universities for all expense paid visits to their campuses. In the next few weeks Cassidey will make trips to Williams College, Wellesley, and the Ivy League university Penn.


Date Published: Friday, September 18, 2015
Andrea Rondon Recognized for Oral Presentation at FIU

School for Advanced Studies North Campus student Saad Siddiqui has been selected for the "Windows on Williams- WOW" Fly in Program for exceptional high school seniors.


Date Published: Thursday, September 10, 2015
SAS North Senior Saad Siddiqui Selected for Special Program at Williams College

School for Advanced Studies North Campus student Saad Siddiqui has been selected for the "Windows on Williams- WOW" Fly in Program for exceptional high school seniors.


Date Published: Monday, August 03, 2015
Aaron Rosenfeld (SAS Class of 2016) Selected for Summer Science Research at University of Florida

Aaron Rosenfeld, a senior in the SAS Class of 2016 at MDC Wolfson Campus, completed a very special summer program at the University of Florida last week.


Date Published: Thursday, June 11, 2015
SAS North Class of 2016 rising senior Paolo Garcia Selected for MOSTEC at MIT this summer

SAS North rising senior Paolo Garcia will be spending the first week of August this summer in Cambridge, Massachusetts at the expense (excepting air travel) of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).


Date Published: Saturday, June 06, 2015
Class of 2017 SAS Rising Junior Chosen for Congress of Future Science and Technology

Class of 2017 SAS Rising Junior Chosen for Congress of Future Science and Technology


Date Published: Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Allison Vergel Goes International with a United States Congress Special Scholarship for a Year in Germany

Allison Vergel, a senior in the School for Advanced Studies Class of 2015 will be heading to Germany this summer for an unbelievable opportunity.


Date Published: Tuesday, June 02, 2015
SAS Class of 2016 Student Maria Acosta is a 2015 Ben Carson Scholar

Maria Acosta is a student in the SAS Class of 2016 and has been chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship from the Carson Scholars Fund Inc. for 2015


Date Published: Tuesday, June 02, 2015
South Miami Kendall Bar Awards Evanna Ojeda Special Scholarship

School for Advanced Studies senior Evanna Ojeda has been awarded the 2015 Panter, Panter and Sampedro Student Scholarship for $1000 by the South Miami Kendall Bar Association.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
SAS Wolfson Junior Santiago Tobar Potes Invited to Hamilton Leaders Academy in Seattle, Washington

Santiago Tobar Potes, a junior at SAS Wolfson Campus, has been invited to the Hamilton Leaders Academy in Seattle, Washington as a result of his leadership qualities, community service, academic excellence, and financial need.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 26, 2015
SAS Kendall Junior Wins 2015 Hamilton Award

SAS Kendall junior Juan Arciniegas has won the 2015 Hamilton Award and is now officially invited to the Hamilton Leaders Academy in Seattle, Washington.


Date Published: Friday, May 15, 2015
Top 10 Percent of SAS Class of 2015 is Honored at Rosa Mexicano Luncheon

Top 10 percent of SAS Graduating Class of 2015 at Rosa Mexicano on Lincoln Road for special luncheon on Friday, May 15, 2015


Date Published: Friday, April 24, 2015
Academic Signing Day for SAS Class of 2015 Admitted to the Top 50 National Universities

Academic Signing Day for SAS Class of 2015 Admitted to the Top 50 National Universities


Date Published: Monday, April 06, 2015
SAS KIDS Club Obtains Needed Supplies for Cerebral Palsy Patients

The SAS Kendall KIDS Club continues its special relationship with the Cerebral Palsy patients who live at the Golden Glades Medical Facility in North Dade.


Date Published: Thursday, March 05, 2015
SAS Senior Meets Official of President Obama's Administration

SAS Senior Anaie Almonor had the honor of meeting and talking with Claudia Gordon at the opening ceremony of "Weaving the Lives of Women" event held at Miami Dade College North Campus on March 5, 2015.


Date Published: Monday, March 02, 2015
Robotics Team 5329 Competes at Robotics Fair in Broward County

Robotics Team 5329 Competes at Robotics Fair in Broward County


Date Published: Monday, March 02, 2015
SAS Students Spend Day with Cerebral Palsy Patients

SAS Students Spend Day with Cerebral Palsy Patients


Date Published: Monday, March 02, 2015
SAS North Competes at Model UN

SAS North Competes at Model UN


Date Published: Thursday, February 26, 2015
SAS Homestead Students Honored at District 9 February Awards Ceremony

SAS Homestead Students Honored at District 9 February Awards Ceremony


Date Published: Monday, February 23, 2015
SAS Science Olympiad Team Headed to State Tournament in Orlando

SAS Science Olympiad Team Headed to State Tournament in Orlando


Date Published: Wednesday, February 18, 2015
SAS Congratulates Our 2015 National Merit Finalists

SAS Congratulates Our 2015 National Merit Finalists


Date Published: Thursday, February 12, 2015
SAS Robotic Hand Team Places Second at MDC North SECME competition

The SAS Robotic Hand Team took second place at the SECME competition held at Miami Dade College North Campus on February 7, 2015.


Date Published: Wednesday, February 11, 2015
SAS Principal Participates in Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Educational Summit

AS Principal Participates in Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Educational Summit


Date Published: Friday, February 06, 2015
Eastern National Bank Donates to the SAS Robotics Club

Eastern National Bank Donates to the SAS Robotics Club


Date Published: Monday, February 02, 2015
SAS Senior Waleskis Giraud named as Shining Scholar by Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez on January 21, 2015

SAS Senior Waleskis Giraud named as Shining Scholar by Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez on January 21, 2015.


Date Published: Monday, February 02, 2015
SAS Junior Selected for Special Summer Leadership Program in New York

SAS Junior Selected for Special Summer Leadership Program in New York


Date Published: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
SAS North Key Club Helps Beautify Lakeview Elementary School

SAS North Key Club Helps Beautify Lakeview Elementary School


Date Published: Monday, January 26, 2015
SAS We the People State Runner Ups

SAS We the People State Runner Ups


Date Published: Monday, January 12, 2015
SAS Habitat for Humanity Club Helps Build a House in Miami Heights.

SAS Habitat for Humanity Club Helps Build a House in Miami Heights.


Date Published: Saturday, January 10, 2015
SAS Takes African American Brain Bowl Championship Again in 2015

SAS Takes African American Brain Bowl Championship Again in 2015


Date Published: Friday, January 09, 2015
SAS Junior Wins Violet Richardson Scholarship for $1,000

School for Advanced Studies junior Daniela Bond has been selected for this year's Violet Richardson Award for South Dade.


Date Published: Sunday, January 04, 2015
SAS Class of 2014 Grad Preaches First Sermon

SAS Class of 2014 Grad Preaches First Sermon.


Date Published: Tuesday, December 16, 2014
SAS 2015 We the People Team to Defend State Title in Orlando

SAS 2015 We the People Team to Defend State Title in Orlando


Date Published: Tuesday, December 16, 2014
SAS Kendall Students Donate Toys for Children.

Keeping with the spirit of the season, sixteen boxes of toys were collected over the last few weeks at School for Advanced Studies Kendall Campus.


Date Published: Friday, December 12, 2014
SAS FBLA Gives Back

SAS junior Maria Acosta led a group of students belonging to the SAS FBLA Chapter to conduct a shoebox gift drive for the Samaritan's Purse Operation Christmas Child (OCC) ministry.


Date Published: Monday, December 08, 2014
SAS/AAA Robotics Club Awarded $6500 Grant by NASA

The "F.I.R.S.T. Robotics Team, Agents of SA³S", has just received a generous donation from NASA. After countless hours spent completing the application and meeting the requirements for the grant, the team was presented with $6,500 to cover registration costs for the FRC Regional competition.


Date Published: Tuesday, December 02, 2014
SAS Senior Santiago Gutierrez Speaks at Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce Education Breakfast

Santiago Gutierrez, SAS Class of 2015, was honored to speak at the education breakfast of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, November 20, 2014.


Date Published: Wednesday, November 26, 2014
SAS Alum Receives Special Honors at Carnegie Mellon University

Nicole Matamala, SAS Class of 2013, and now attending Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) was recently recognized as one of the key members of the CMU International Genetically Engineered Machine (Igem) team.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
SAS Kendall Kids Club Visits His House

On Friday November 21,2014, the SAS Kendall Kids Club visited His House, a unique orphanage that houses more than 100 children under the age of 18 and makes them truly feel at home.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
SAS Homestead Honor Roll Students for First Quarter 2014

SAS Homestead Honor Roll Students for First Quarter 2014


Date Published: Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Nick Nava is Mayor Carlos Gimenez's Shining Scholar

Nicholas has a 5.93 weighted GPA and is enrolled in dual enrollment classes at Miami Dade College. He has consistently been recognized on the Principal’s Honor Roll, is President of the SAS chapter of the National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society member, and was elected Vice President of his SAS junior class.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 04, 2014
SAS Senior Selected to Speak at Women of Tomorrow Kickoff Event

The Women of Tomorrow Mentor & Scholarship Program kicked-off its eighteenth year of mentoring at-risk high school girls in Miami-Dade County last month at DB Bistro Moderne located at the J.W. Marriott Marquis in Downtown Miami.


Date Published: Monday, November 03, 2014
SAS College Tour Visits Ivy League Penn 11-7-14

SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo and the SAS counselors met a group of 48 SAS students at 3:00 am Monday morning, November 3 to take a flight on Southwest Airlines to Raleigh, North Carolina to begin a tour of seven top tier universities.


Date Published: Monday, October 27, 2014
SAS Students Honored at MDCPS District 7 Town Hall

Four students from SAS Kendall were honored by School Board Member Carlos Curbelo at the MDCPS District 7 Town Hall held on Thursday, October 23, 2014.


Date Published: Thursday, October 23, 2014
School for Advanced Studies Announces 20 QuestBridge Finalists for 2014

QuestBridge Scholars, a program that matches talented high school seniors with admission and full scholarships to top colleges and universities, announced this week that 20 students at the School for Advanced Studies have been selected as Finalists.


Date Published: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
SAS Senior Wins First Place in State Journalism Awards

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) senior Angela Delgado is on the staff of the Reporter, which is the school newspaper for Miami Dade College.


Date Published: Monday, October 20, 2014
SAS Visits 8th Graders at Jorge Mas Canosa Middle School

SAS Visits 8th Graders at Jorge Mas Canosa Middle School


Date Published: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Valerie Francillon Invited to Amherst College Diversity Open House

SAS senior Valerie Francillon has been invited to participate in an all expense paid trip to Amherst College in Massachusetts this weekend.


Date Published: Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Romeo Umana Selected for Special Programs

SAS Senior Romeo Umana was recently selected for two very special programs available to high school students.


Date Published: Friday, October 03, 2014
SAS North Students Hold Inaugural Pinning Ceremony

On Friday, October 3, 2014, SAS North held its First Annual Pinning Ceremony.


Date Published: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Nick Nava Chosen for Special Program at Ivy League School

SAS Kendall senior Nick Nava has been chosen to attend the Penn Early Exploration Program in October at the Ivy League school.


Date Published: Monday, September 22, 2014
Jeronimo Martinez Selected for U Chicago Fly-In

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) senior Jeronimo Martinez, was selected by the University of Chicago to participate in the 2014 Discover UChicago Fly-In.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 09, 2014
SAS North Graduate Receives High Honors

Christian Cayon, who graduated in the SAS Class of 2013, was recently named to the Dean's List at Johns Hopkins University.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 02, 2014
SAS Seniors Chosen for WISE Program at MIT

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) seniors Justin Shillingford and Johanna Smith-Palliser have been selected for the MIT Weekend Immersion in Science & Engineering (WISE), which will take place next month at MIT in Boston, Massachusetts.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 02, 2014
SAS Senior Lien Morcate Chosen for Special Programs at Amherst and Williams

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) senior Lien Morcate has been chosen to participate in two special programs next month in Massachusetts.


Date Published: Thursday, August 28, 2014
Angela Ortiz Chosen for Special Program at Amherst College

Angela Ortiz, a senior at School for Advanced Studies, has been chosen as one of only 100 students from around the United States to participate in a weekend immersion program at Amherst College (October 18-20).


Date Published: Monday, July 28, 2014
SAS Teacher Selected for TOP Program in Germany

Experience is what the Transatlantic Outreach Program (TOP) is all about. TOP seeks to find the best and most qualified K-12 social studies educators in the United States and Canada and give them the opportunity to experience Modern Germany in the most dramatic way possible: in person.


Date Published: Monday, June 09, 2014
"In this Moment" - The SAS Song
Date Published: Wednesday, June 04, 2014
SAS Kendall Students Honored by School Board Member Carlos Curbelo

School Board Member Carlos Curbelo with SAS Kendall rising seniors Samantha Baste and Nick Nava, and SAS Assistant Principal Ms. Mechi Anaut. Samantha was honored by Mr. Curbelo for outstanding academic work this year and Nick was recognized for his extraordinary community service leadership.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
SAS Student Naveed Lalani Honored by Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez as Shining Scholar

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez honored SAS Kendall junior Naveed Lalani as the May 2014 Shining Scholar "Emerging Leader" at the meeting of the Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, May 20, 2014.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
SAS Homestead Student Brenda Chirinos Honored by Silver Knight in Drama

SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo with Elizabeth Romero (mother), SAS Silver Knight Drama Honorable Mention Brenda Chirinos, Luis Chirinos (father), and SAS Activities Director Jim Coats at the Miami Herald May 20, 2014 Silver Knight Awards Ceremony.


Date Published: Thursday, May 08, 2014
MDCPS School Board Members Recognize the Women of Tomorrow at SAS

MDCPS School Board Vice Chair Dr. Larry Feldman and School Board Member Dr. Martin Karp are surrounded in the photo by Women of Tomorrow Club Members from each of the four SAS sites (Homestead, Kendall, North, and Wolfson).


Date Published: Wednesday, May 07, 2014
SAS Wolfson Students Honored at Women of Tomorrow Luncheon

Several outstanding young women who attend SAS Wolfson Campus were honored at the May 1, 2014 Women of Tomorrow luncheon at Jungle Island.


Date Published: Wednesday, May 07, 2014
SAS Homestead Silver Knight Nominees Honored by School Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman, District Administrators, and Superintendent Alberto Carvalho

District and South Region staff of Miami-Dade County Public Schools joined MDCPS Superintendent Alberto Carvalho and School Board Vice Chair Dr. Larry Feldman in honoring the 2014 Silver Knight nominees from SAS Homestead on April 29, 2014.


Date Published: Wednesday, May 07, 2014
School Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman and MDCPS Superintendent Alberto Carvalho Honor SAS Homestead Students at April 29 Town Hall Meeting

MDCPS South Region and District administrators joined MDCPS Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo, and School Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman on April 29, 2014 to recognize SAS Homestead students Elisa Cristino and Jennifer Mejias for their excellent academic work during the 2013-2014 school year.


Date Published: Monday, May 05, 2014
SAS Senior Awarded Special MDC Scholarship

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) senior Amanda Brown was recognized by the Vice President of the United States Joe Biden and SAS Homestead Campus President Dr. Jeanne Jacobs at the Miami Dade College (MDC) Homestead graduation ceremony on May 3 as the 2014 MDC Board of Trustees Scholarship winner for MDC Homestead Campus.


Date Published: Thursday, April 10, 2014
SAS Statewide First Place Honorees at FBLA in Orlando

SAS Kendall students took First Place in the statewide competition of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) in Orlando (March 21-23, 2014).


Date Published: Friday, April 04, 2014
MDC Awards Special Honors to SAS Wolfson Senior Jennifer Carvel

SAS Wolfson counselor Vivian De la Rosa is pictured with SAS Senior Jennifer Carvel as she receives the Biology Award at Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus during their "Honors Day" on April 2, 2014.


Date Published: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
2014 SAS National Achievement, Hispanic and Merit Scholars

The accolades for students at MDC's School of Advanced Studies (SAS) continue to roll in. The latest wave includes 11 SAS seniors across four MDC campuses who have tallied awards in hotly contested nationwide scholarship contests.


Date Published: Monday, February 10, 2014
SAS Homestead and SAS North Exceed Their United Way Student Fundraising Goals

On Monday, March 10, 2014, Miami-Dade County Public Schools and United Way held a brunch at the Hilton Hotel on Biscayne Boulevard to honor each school that met or exceeded their United Way student fundraising goals for 2014.


Date Published: Monday, March 03, 2014
SAS Science Olympiad Team Heads to State Tournament in March

For the first time ever, on Saturday, February 15, 2014, School for Advanced Studies Kendall Campus entered the regional competition of Science Olympiad at Florida Atlantic University.


Date Published: Thursday, February 27, 2014
Christy Charnel Mayor's Shining Scholar for February

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Senior Christy Charnel was recognized as a "Shining Scholar" at the February 19, 2014 meeting of the Board of County Commissioners for Miami-Dade County. Christy was honored as the "Pursuer of Excellence" for her work in the community and her outstanding academic record.


Date Published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
SAS SADD Club Receives Donation from State Farm Insurance Co.

The Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) Club at School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Kendall Campus was recently awarded a $250 grant from State Farm Insurance and the state SADD organization.


Date Published: Saturday, February 22, 2014
SAS Receives Special Honors at February 2014 Model United Nations

Twenty four students from School for Advanced Studies (SAS) North Campus participated in the Model United Nations held on Saturday, February 22, 2014.


Date Published: Friday, February 07, 2014
SAS Student Wins Comcast and Posse Scholarships

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) is proud to announce that Cylena Stewart is a winner of the 2014 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program for $1,000.


Date Published: Wednesday, February 05, 2014
SAS Takes First Place at MDCPS SECME Brain Bowl

On Saturday January 25, 2014, SAS and AAA participated in the annual District SECME Competition along with many other high schools from Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS). This is an annual event sponsored by MDCPS and was held at Miami Dade College North Campus this year.


Date Published: Thursday, January 30, 2014
SAS FBLA Medal Winners Headed to State Competition

The Miami-Dade County District Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Medal Winners were announced on January 22 and School for Advanced Studies (SAS) did quite well in their first year of participation in the FBLA competition.


Date Published: Monday, January 21, 2013
SAS Sweeps 2014 Black History and Culture Regional Brain Bowl Competition

The SAS Alpha Team placed First and the SAS Omega Team placed Second at the 2014 Black History and Culture Regional Brain Bowl Competition that was held on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at Florida International University (FIU) Biscayne Bay Campus.


Date Published: Thursday, January 10, 2013
SAS Named as 2014 State Champions in "We the People" Competition"

The School for Advanced Studies "We the People" (WTP) team , representing Florida's 26th Congressional District, took First Place in the January 10, 2014 WTP state competition at the Barry University School of Law in Orlando, Florida.


Date Published: Wednesday, December 04, 2013
SAS Class of 2014 Includes 4 QuestBridge Scholars

High school seniors all across the United States this week were notified if they had been selected as QuestBridge Scholars.


Date Published: Monday, December 02, 2013
State Senator Anitere Flores Visits School for Advanced Studies

State Senator Anitere Flores visited six classes at School for Advanced Studies Kendall Campus in the afternoon of December 2, 2013 and was accompanied by SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo and Miami Dade College (MDC) Kendall Campus President Dr. Lourdes Oroza.


Date Published: Monday, December 02, 2013
SAS Students Speak at Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce Education Breakfast at the Biltmore Hotel

School for Advanced Studies students Dario Nunez and Allison Vergel recently had the honor of speaking to education and business leaders at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables.


Date Published: Thursday, November 07, 2013
SAS is #1 Again on the ACT and SAT Tests

The 2012-2013 Florida Public School ACT Score Averages have been released and School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Wolfson Campus had the highest composite ACT score of any high school in South Florida and was second for the whole state of Florida.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 05, 2013
SAS Students Shine Again with Posse Miami

SAS is delighted to announce that 10 SAS scholars have been selected for the 40 coveted scholarships offered through the Posse Foundation in Miami this year.


Date Published: Thursday, October 17, 2013
Christy Charnel of SAS North Receives Proclamation from School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall

School for Advanced Studies Senior Christy Charnel was honored by MDCPS School Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall at the October 16, 2013 Board meeting.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Top Universities Seek SAS Wolfson Senior

Alaisha Alexander, a senior at SAS Wolfson Campus, will be enjoying an all expense paid trip to New York City (NYC) October 13-15 to participate in the "Columbia Engineering Experience (CE²)" program.


Date Published: Monday, September 23, 2013
SAS North Class of 2009 Graduate Featured in Cornell Newsletter

Melissa Green, who graduated from SAS North in the Class of 2009, has now graduated from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York and was recently featured in the Cornell Newsletter as one of the top students in the Cornell Class of 2013.


Date Published: Monday, September 23, 2013
Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

SAS Class of 2013 graduate Aaron Zahoran appeared on the TV show "Who Wants to be a Millionaire" last week and was able to leave the show with winnings of $13,500.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 17, 2013
SAS North Campus Senior Wins Constitution Day High School Essay Contest

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) North Campus senior Alejandro Frometa was the Constitution Day High School Essay Contest winner and was honored on September 17, 2013 at the Freedom Tower of Miami Dade College (MDC).


Date Published: Monday, September 16, 2013
Sofia Santa-Cruz of SAS Kendall is the Mayor's Shining Scholar for September

School for Advanced Studies junior Sofia Santa-Cruz was selected for the September Shining Scholars' Emerging Leader Award.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 03, 2013
SAS Wolfson Senior Selected for MIT WISE Program

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Wolfson senior Alaisha Alexander has been selected for the MIT Weekend Immersion in Science & Engineering


Date Published: Wednesday, August 28, 2013
SAS Wolfson Senior Santiago Sabogal Receives Special Recognition

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Wolfson senior Santiago Sabogal was recognized this week as a winner in the Latin American Fotografia and Ilustracion competition.


Date Published: Thursday, June 06, 2013
School Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman Visits SAS at MDC Homestead Campus

SAS Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo and Dr. Jeanne Jacobs, President of Miami Dade College Homestead Campus, welcomed School Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman to their campus on Monday, May 20, 2013.


Date Published: Wednesday, June 05, 2013
SAS Wolfson Student Receives Two National Awards

School for Advanced Studies Wolfson senior Rhina Lara has been selected as the state of Florida recipient for the 2013 National Honor Society Scholarship.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 07, 2013
May 7, 2013 Designated as School for Advanced Studies Day in Miami-Dade County

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez and Commission Chairwoman Rebeca Sosa Designate May 7, 2013 as School for Advanced Studies Day in Miami-Dade County.


Date Published: Monday, May 06, 2013
SAS Wins State Championship in 2013 Moot Court

Congratulations to the Posse Scholars from the SAS Class of 2013!


Date Published: Saturday, May 04, 2013
SAS Kendall Juniors Volunteer With Habitat For Humanity

High school juniors from School for Advanced Studies (“SAS”) spent Saturday, May 4th, volunteering with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami.


Date Published: Monday, April 22, 2013
2013 SAS Moot Court Team

The Moot Court team at School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Kendall Campus comprised of seniors Lisset Pino and Jennifer Mosquera was selected today as the winner of the Third District Court of Appeals 2013 Moot Court competition.


Date Published: Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Haley Zilberberg Wins 2013 MLK Essay and Oratorical Contest

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Kendall junior Haley Zilberberg won both the 2013 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Contest and the 2013 MLK Oratorical Contest.


Date Published: Monday, April 15, 2013
Yael Levy Wins National Achievement Boule Foundation

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) North Campus senior Yael Levy has been awarded the National Achievement Boule Foundation Scholarship by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.


Date Published: Friday, April 05, 2013
SAS Students Win Ford Salute to Education Scholarship

Three School for Advanced Studies (SAS) students have been awarded the 2013 Ford Salute to Education Scholarships.


Date Published: Friday, April 05, 2013
SAS Kendall "Brain Troopers" Win Brain Jeopardy

SAS Kendall Campus formed the winning team at the 2013 Miami Brain Fair Jeopardy competition.


Date Published: Thursday, April 04, 2013
SAS Kendall Student Selected as a Meinig Scholar at Cornell

SAS Kendall senior Nicole Matamala has been selected by Cornell University as a Meinig National Scholar.


Date Published: Monday, March 04, 2013
SAS Kendall Student Gonzalo Crivelli is a Winner of Chamber South Essay Contest

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) student Gonzalo Crivelli is one of two winners in the Chamber South 2013 Essay Contest.


Date Published: Friday, March 01, 2013
SCHOOL FOR ADVANCED STUDIES WINS 2013 MIAMI-DADE COUNTY MOCK TRIAL COMPETITION AND ADVANCES TO STATE

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Mock Trial Team earned first place at the recent 2013 Miami-Dade County District High School Competition.


Date Published: Monday, February 11, 2013
National Merit Scholar at School for Advanced Studies Kendall Campus

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Kendall Campus student Silvia Marmol-Lugo has been named as a 2013 National Merit Scholar by the National Merit Scholarship Recognition Program.


Date Published: Thursday, February 07, 2013
SAS Students Become Silver Key Award Winners in the 2013 Scholastic Writing Awards

The 2013 Scholastic Writing Awards for the Miami area were announced on February 7 and Hallee Meltzer, Andrea Villa, and Haley Zilberberg from School for Advanced Studies (SAS) along with Christopher Leesang of the Academy for Advanced Academics (AAA) are being recognized for Silver Key Awards due to their exceptional works in creative writing.


Date Published: Saturday, January 19, 2013
SAS Black History and Culture Brain Bowl teams place First and Third in South Florida competition

On January 19, School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Kendall Campus Alpha Team took 1st Place at the 2013 Black History and Culture Regional Brain Bowl Competition.


Date Published: Monday, January 14, 2013
SAS Comcast Scholarship Winners

School for Advanced Studies (SAS) is proud to announce its winners in the 2013 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program.


Date Published: Thursday, January 10, 2013
Six School For Advanced Studies Students Become Posse Scholars

Congratulations to the Posse Scholars from the SAS Class of 2013!


Date Published: Friday, February 01, 2013
SAS Kendall 'We the People' Team takes Second Place for Florida at State Competition

"We the People" Team to Represent 25th Congressional District at State Competition.


Date Published: Monday, December 10, 2012
SAS Students Receive Top Scholarship at Cal Tech

The QuestBridge National College Match helps outstanding high school seniors in the United States gain admission to some of the nation's most selective colleges on a full four year all expenses paid scholarship.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Pinecrest Tribune Features SAS Kendall Senior Halle Meltzer

Halle Meltzer, a high school senior who attends the School for Advanced Studies at Miami-Dade College, has been honored with the President's Volunteer Service Award, a national honor for those who inspire others to engage in volunteer service.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 13, 2012
School for Advanced Studies Homestead Student Teams with Her Sister to Fight Breast Cancer

Adriana Quesada, a senior at SAS Homestead, worked with her sister to create an event to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation


Date Published: Friday, November 09, 2012
School for Advanced Studies Dresses Up for Children's Alley at 2012 Book Fair

School for Advanced Studies Wolfson students will appear in costume as literary characters in Children's Alley at the 2012 Miami Book Fair International on Friday, November 16.


Date Published: Thursday, November 01, 2012
SAS Kendall Students Get Creative for United Way

School for Advanced Studies Kendall students exceeded their targeted 2012 United Way goal by 200%.


Date Published: Friday, October 19, 2012
SAS Kendall Students Deliver

School for Advanced Studies Kendall students demonstrate concern for orphaned children.


Date Published: Tuesday, September 04, 2012
SAS Kendall student Lisset Pino Interns with Broward Public Defender's Office

Lisset Pino, a student at School for Advanced Studies Kendall Campus, was selected by the Broward Public Defender's Office for a very special summer internship


Date Published: Wednesday, August 22, 2012
SAS Tops the Charts on 2012 ACT Test
Date Published: Wednesday, August 01, 2012
Ms. Hernandez goes to Washington

School for Advanced Studies Kendall student Krystal Hernandez was one of only 4 South Florida seniors to be selected for a special leadership institute in Washington, D. C.


Date Published: Tuesday, July 17, 2012
SAS North Student Selected for Scholarship in Dartmouth Bound Program

School for Advanced Studies North student Ingrid Moreno is Dartmouth Bound on July 29,2012.


Date Published: Friday, June 08, 2012
Congratulations, SAS Class of 2012 "We are SAS"


Date Published: Wednesday, June 06, 2012
SAS Student Jonathan Zalkin Wins Congressional Art Competition

School for Advanced Studies Kendall student Jonathan Zalkin has been selected as the winner of the Congressional Art Competition for the 25th Congressional District in Florida.


Date Published: Friday, June 01, 2012
SAS Homestead student Steven Claunch wins 2012 Silver Knight Award in Speech

On May 17, 2012 SAS Homestead senior Steven Claunch, was awarded the Silver Knight in Speech for Miami Dade County.


Date Published: Friday, June 01, 2012
SAS Homestead Student Selected for MIT Summer Scholarship

School for Advanced Studies Homestead student Wilfredo Galdamez has been selected for MIT's Summer MITES Program for rising seniors.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 08, 2012
SAS Seniors Awarded Broad Prize Scholarship

School for Advanced Studies Seniors Christopher Hurtado and Felicia White have been awarded the $20,000 Broad Prize Scholarship.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 01, 2012
School for Advanced Studies Moot Court Team Will Defend Its Title in Tallahassee

SAS Kendall students Lisset Pino and Jennifer Mosquera have been named as the 2012 Third District Court of Appeals Moot Court winners and will leave on May 10, 2012 for the state competition in Tallahassee.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 01, 2012
SAS Homestead Student Recognized by Miami Dade College

School for Advanced Studies Homestead student Rosario Vidales has been awarded the Miami Dade College Annual Academic Excellence Award in the area of College Level Math.


Date Published: Tuesday, May 01, 2012
School for Advanced Studies Teacher wins District Social Studies 2012 Teacher of the Year

School for Advanced Studies held its First Annual Posse Forum on April 5, 2012 to inform current juniors about the Posse Foundation Scholarships and the application process.


Date Published: Tuesday, April 10, 2012
SAS Holds Posse Forum at MDC North Campus for SAS Juniors

School for Advanced Studies held its First Annual Posse Forum on April 5, 2012 to inform current juniors about the Posse Foundation Scholarships and the application process.


Date Published: Tuesday, April 03, 2012
School for Advanced Studies 2012 Silver Knight Nominees

School for Advanced Studies nominates seniors Steven Claunch, Hannah Imberman, SriGita Madiraju, and Tia Uzzell for the 2012 Silver Knight Award.


Date Published: Tuesday, March 27, 2012
SAS Students Take First and Second Prize at 2012 University of Miami Brain Bee

SAS Wolfson student Anastassia Bobokalonova took First Place and SAS Kendall student Jenny Poon took Second Place in the March, 2012 competition at the University of Miami Brain Bee.


Date Published: Monday, March 26, 2012
SAS North Graduate Honored by MDCPS Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall

SAS North graduate Wendy Edmond was honored at the March meeting of the MDCPS School Board by Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall for his extraordinary educational achievements.


Date Published: Friday, March 23, 2012
Eighty Percent of SAS Class of 2012 To Receive A.A. Degrees From MDC As They Graduate From High School

Eighty percent of SAS class of 2012 will receive A. A.. degrees from MDC at the time of high school graduation.


Date Published: Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Miami Dade County School Board Member Larry Feldman Honors SAS Homestead Student Steven Claunch

SAS Homestead student Steven Claunch was honored by School Board Member Dr. Larry Feldman at the March 7, 2012 meeting of the Miami Dade County Public Schools School Board.


Date Published: Thursday, March 08, 2012
SAS Teacher is Finalist for Social Science Teacher of the Year

SAS Kendall Social Studies teacher, Dr. Derrick Johnson has become a finalist for the Dade County Council for Social Sciences Teacher of the Year. The winner will be announced on April 19, 2012.


Date Published: Friday, February 24, 2012
MDC High School Produces Exceptional Students

SAS Wolfson student Anastassia Bobokalonova and SAS North graduate Wendy Edmond are featured in the February 2012 issue of the Miami Dade College Forum Magazine. School for Advanced Studies is recognized in the article for its many achievements as well.


Date Published: Monday, March 05, 2012
SAS Students Win Best Delegates at Model UN

SAS Model UN Club under the leadership of Dr. Derrick Johnson participated in the Global Classrooms Miami 2012 competition at Miami Dade College North Campus and brought home the honor of receiving Best Delegates for the General Assembly. Regina Monge and Patricio Ziliani were recognized for this achievement.


Date Published: Thursday, February 16, 2012
SAS Kendall Student Jennifer Cernada is Honored at MDCPS School Board Meeting

SAS Kendall student Jennifer Cernada receives proclamation from School Board Member Carlos Curbelo at the February 2012 meeting of the MDCPS School Board in recognition of her QuestBridge Scholarship to attend Rice University after high school graduation in June of 2012.


Date Published: Saturday, February 11, 2012
School for Advanced Studies Featured in February 11, 2012 Miami Herald Article

School for Advanced Studies is prominently featured in an article by reporter Laura Isensee in the Saturday, February 11, 2012 edition of the Miami Herald. Ms. Isensee visited the SAS Kendall Campus and interviewed Counselor Donna Bray and many SAS students to research how high school students experience their academic life on a college campus.


Date Published: Tuesday, November 08, 2011
SAS North Students Visit Joe Dimaggio Children's Hospital Cancer Ward

The Dare to Care service club at SAS North recently visited and played with the children suffering from cancer at Joe Dimaggio Children's Hospital in Hollywood, Florida.


Date Published: Saturday, September 17, 2011
SAS News Update September 17 2011 Black Point Marina

SAS Homestead students participate in the 2011 International Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 17, 2011 with their AP English teacher Ms. Adrienne Pedroso and SAS Homestead Secretary Ms. Elisa Rivas. The SAS Homestead Environmental Club enjoyed their Saturday helping to clean up the Black Point Marina.


Date Published: Monday, October 25, 2010
Miami Dade College Announces New Agreement with the University of Florida to Benefit STEM Students

In an effort to expand opportunities for its STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) students, Miami Dade College (MDC) and the University of Florida (UF) have announced today the signing of a memorandum of understanding.


Date Published: Wednesday, August 11, 2010
2010-2011 New Student Orientation Sessions

Student orientation has been scheduled for all five campuses of SAS/AAA starting on August 16, 2010. These orientations are designed to provide students information regarding transportation, parking decals, book vouchers, policies and procedures, first week schedule, homeroom assignments and obtaining Miami Dade College/FIU student identification card.


Date Published: Wednesday, May 26, 2010
School For Advanced Studies Award Recipients 2010
Date Published: Wednesday, February 24, 2010
School for Advanced Studies - Recruitment Meeting
Date Published: Thursday, January 14, 2010
Posse Foundation Recognizes SAS Seniors
Date Published: Tuesday, January 12, 2010
SAS Wolfson 1st in Region IV Chess Tournament
Date Published: Tuesday, December 15, 2009
Miami Dade College’s School for Advanced Studies Named Among Nation’s Best in Newsweek Magazine’s Top High Schools List



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