Australia is Burning: Hell on Earth

By Kelly Sanchez Australia has been enduring a hellish fire season since August 2019. Over 14.6 million acres have been affected by these fires—which is over two times more than what Brazil suffered with the 2019 Amazon Rainforest Fires. At least 25 people have been killed as a result, and almost 2,000 homes have been … Continue reading Australia is Burning: Hell on Earth

MLEC’s SHAPE Helps The Community

By Angely Peña-Agramonte Miami Lakes Educational Center (MLEC) encourages its students to be charitable, especially around the holidays—a time when Jaguars give anything (be it their time through volunteering or donations) to help those who need it.  This year, it was no different.  Recently, MLEC's “SHAPE” encouraged students at MLEC to donate clothes, food cans, … Continue reading MLEC’s SHAPE Helps The Community

Jingle All The Way: MLEC’s Annual Jingle Jog!

By Kymani Hughes With the sun shining on the bus loop outside Miami Lakes Educational Center, upbeat Christmas music synchronizing with the beating of hearts, and hundreds of students ready to race to the finish line, Miami Lakes Educational Center’s second annual Jingle Jog was off to even a better start than the last. The … Continue reading Jingle All The Way: MLEC’s Annual Jingle Jog!

Miami Lakes Shines Bright at Annual Festival of Lights

By Aileen Delgado & Samantha Jimenez From overly decorated homes to community events, every town has its own unique way of welcoming the Holiday season. In the small town of Miami Lakes, this is no different.  Families from all over Miami-Dade County came together on November 30th to greet the christmas spirit as they attended … Continue reading Miami Lakes Shines Bright at Annual Festival of Lights

Lucas Hernandez Takes On Being MLEC’s Principal of the Day

By Angely Peña Lucas Hernandez, Director of Civic Engagement for Microsoft in Miami is our Principal of the Day. Here, he discusses his work with The Harbinger staff. Lucas Hernández is a Miamian. Although he moved to Texas when he was in middle school, then headed off to college and then New York, “I always … Continue reading Lucas Hernandez Takes On Being MLEC’s Principal of the Day

Jaguars Represent their Cultures at MLEC’s Annual UN Day

By Aileen Delgado Food, music, dancing, and waving country flags are all aspects you can find at Miami Lakes Educational Center’s (MLEC) annual United Nations celebration. Students come together and bring their cultures along with them––continuing a tradition that has occurred for the past four years.  “We started it in October of 2015. We kind … Continue reading Jaguars Represent their Cultures at MLEC’s Annual UN Day