The NAF Academies of Miami-Dade County Public Schools

2022 HEALTH WALK-A-THON FUNDRAISER

Health Walk-A-Thon Fundraiser Pre-Register Here! Days Hours Minutes Seconds Come join us on a Health Walk-a-thon! Benefits will help the students of the STEM Academies, and funds will also go to Students College Scholarships.Don't miss this great opportunity to enjoy a beautiful day outside while helping others!!! business Vol.4 Saturday, April 30, 2022Registration: 8:00 AMBegins: 9:00 AM [...]

By | February 21st, 2022|Academy of Hospitality and Tourism, Academy Tracks|

The 21st Around the World Culinary Tour & Auction: Featuring a Taste of Miami

Register Days Hours Minutes Seconds Interact with Chefs & Culinary High School Students as They Balance Creative Artistry & Gourmet Food The Around the World Culinary Tour & Auction is back this year and we are adding something new with "A Taste of Miami".Proceeds benefit public high school students in the Academy of Hospitality & Tourism programs. [...]

By | February 15th, 2022|Academy of Hospitality and Tourism, Academy Tracks|

2021 NAF Mega Student Industry Virtual Conference Huge Success

In addition to the 2,563 conference student and educator attendees, 1,086 attendees visited the college and career expo. 460 Expo booths had interactions with attendees. Keynote speaker, David Gandell received rave reviews including 97% excellent/good survey responses. The breakout session speakers had above 78 % satisfaction rating. Six internship providers interviewed approximately 80 students. Overall, the day was a huge success, and the corporate [...]

Congratulations to Dr. Lupe Diaz FACTE Hall of Fame Inductee

On July 20th at the Florida Association for Career and Technical Education State Conference, Dr. Lupe Ferran Diaz, M-DCPS CTE Executive Director, was inducted into the Florida ACTE Hall of Fame.

Hospitality & Tourism Leader Awards Scholarships

NAF Academy of Hospitality and Tourism students, Ahmed Middlebrooks, Homestead Senior High, and Sabrina Mosqueda, Miami Beach High were the first awardees of the $10,000 George Neary Academic Excellence in Education Award. Recipients were selected for $1500 scholarships awarded through the generosity of George Neary, retired GMCVB Associate VP, and member Academy of Hospitality & Tourism (AOHT) [...]

American Senior NAF Academies Get New Look

New wall vinyl posters on walls and door create a professional setting for students in the Academy of Information Technology, Academy of Engineering and Academy of Hospitality and Tourism at American Senior financed by Fund II NAF Grant.

May 2020 Advisory Board Newsletter

MAY 2020 NAF ADVISORY BOARD NEWSLETTER We know these past few months have brought unprecedented changes to our lives. As we’ve all transitioned to remote work and living, we’ve seen incredible commitment to NAF students through virtual engagements and support. We’re incredibly grateful for your partnership and commitment to ensuring students are future ready! In this month's [...]

Congrats Florida ProStart!

We are so proud of the culinary students from Hialeah Gardens Senior High School and the management students from East Ridge High who took 1st place at their state competition.

Class 2021 MSHS AOHT OFFICERS

Miami Springs Senior High School have chosen their 2021 class officers and below is what each have to say as they look toward the next school year. “To me, being President for the Academy of Hospitality & Tourism Class of 2022 means more than just a title. It signifies an opportunity to lead and guide individuals into [...]

By | May 11th, 2020|Academy of Hospitality and Tourism, Class Officers|

Proud of NAF Miami Students and Teachers!

"In the midst of the COVID 19 crisis, we have good news to report. MDCPS's NAF Miami is home to the highest number of Distinguished Academies in the nation!", reported Miami-Dade County Public Schools' official Twitter account tweeted April 7, 2020. We are so proud of our NAF Miami and NAF Academy teachers and students. You did [...]