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Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School (DDCES) now boasts the globally-recognized AdvancED Accreditation by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI).
“At DDCES, our main focus is student success and our team of educators work diligently on ensuring we do just that,” said Jeannette Acevedo-Isenberg, head of school at Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School. “This national recognition further validates our efforts, and earning the accreditation is a great honor for our school.”
NCA CASI provides nationally-recognized accreditation to encourage continuous school improvement focused on increasing student performance. To earn accreditation, schools must meet NCA CASI’s high standards, be evaluated by a team of professionals and implement a process of ongoing school improvements.
Dr. Mark Elgart, President/CEO of AdvancED, the parent organization of NCA CASI, stated, “NCA CASI Accreditation is a rigorous process that focuses the entire school on the primary goal of creating lifelong learners. Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School is to be commended for engaging in this process and demonstrating a commitment to continuous improvement.”
Parents and interested community members can learn more about the accreditation at www.advanc-ed.org.
To learn more about Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School please visit www.ddces.org or call 305-569-2223.
The educational offerings are growing at Downtown Doral as Downtown Doral Charter Upper School (DDCUS), for grades 6-12, is under construction and expected to open for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications for DDCUS open on October 1 2018.For more information on DDCUS, visit www.ddcus.org or call 305-569-2223.
AdvancED is an international leader in school improvement dedicated to helping stakeholders make decisions and take actions to improve the quality of learning experiences for every learner. The nonpartisan, nonprofit organization conducts rigorous, school external engagement reviews of pre-K through 12 schools and school systems to help educators and their communities ensure that all learners realize their full potential. Membership in the AdvancED Improvement Network affords access to school quality tools and services to help institutions on their journey of continuous improvement.
About Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School
Downtown Doral Charter Elementary (DDCES) school provides a unique dual language curriculum preparing students to excel in a complex global society. Students have a choice of two tracks: Spanish or Portuguese. In addition, math, science and social studies are also taught in both English and the foreign language. Located in the Downtown Doral community, the brand new, state-of-the-art facility is equipped with the latest technology and right around the corner. A happy child is a child that learns. Students enter school each day to find a warm, welcoming environment, a place where they are loved, encouraged, and supported. Within a small classroom setting, students’ individual learning styles are addressed by highly experienced and certified teachers who bring a passion for teaching and a genuine interest in the success of each child. DDCES offers an educational experience that is inspiring, empowering and where a little magic happens every day. Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School’s mission is to provide our students with a comprehensive dual curriculum and bicultural/bilingual education through language acquisition and innovative programs, facilitated by a highly qualified staff promoting students’ academic excellence creating future world leaders. Learn more at www.ddces.org or follow @DowntownDoralCharterElementarySchool on Facebook and @ddcesdolphins on Instagram.