Welcome to Ronald W. Reagan/Doral High School and the 2021-2022 school year! We hope everyone enjoyed the summer months and we are excited to start the year.
TEACHERS CLASSROOM SUPPLY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM – Acknowledgement/Acceptance period: Friday, September 3, 2021 through the end-of-day on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 (Twelve (12) days).

Teaching Academy Application

Application Now OPEN ! ! !

Applications submitted after due date will be considered on a case by case basis.

Dear Students and Parents,

We welcome your interest in the Andrea Castillo/FIU Ronald W. Reagan Teaching Academy.

Teaching Academy courses are demanding university courses that emphasize higher order thinking skills, oral skills, writing skills, problem solving, teamwork and investigative skills. Highly motivated students who excel academically and are well rounded in their extracurricular activities will be attracted to this program. Students will be evaluated on the following:

_ Middle School GPA  (3.0 unweighted in Core Classes)
_ ELA/FSA Math/EOC or other standardized test scores
_ Conduct
_ Teacher recommendations
_ Writing Sample
_ Pert test 106 score in reading

If you want to apply for admission to the Teaching Academy, you must complete all sections of this application.
Below is a checklist of the sections that must be completed and documents which must be submitted:

_ Student Information

_ Parent/Guardian Information

_ Contract Student Signature

_ Contract Parent Signature

_ Report Card Upload

_ Test Scores Upload

_ 2 Teacher Recommendations Upload

_ Writing Sample

Ms. Karla Lopez

Ms Karla Lopez
Teaching Academy Coordinator karlalopez@dadeschools.net
305.805.1900 x 2246

Parent Guardian Section

In this section, please include information about your parents/guardians. All information in this section is required. If you are providing the information of only one parent/guardian, input NA in each question about Parent/Guardian 2.

Academic Record Information

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Scan a copy of your 1st and 2nd quater report card. **** Important **** The file must contain the name of the student. Please follow the following naming convention: Lastname_Firstname_RC
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Scan a copy of your 1st and 2nd quarter report card. **** Important **** The file must contain the name of the student. Please follow the following naming convention: Lastname_Firstname_FSA
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Scan a copy of your 1st and 2nd quarter report card. **** Important **** The file must contain the name of the student. Please follow the following naming convention: Lastname_Firstname_Math
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**** Important **** The file must contain the name of the student. Please follow the following naming convention: Lastname_Firstname_Wr
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**** Important **** The file must contain the name of the student. Please follow the following naming convention: Lastname_Firstname_Rec1
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**** Important **** The file must contain the name of the student. Please follow the following naming convention: Lastname_Firstname_Rec2

Teaching Academy Contract

The Honor Code was created to establish a common understanding as to what constitutes cheating. The penalties are intended to promote growth in character and not simply as punishment.

  • Follow all rules of Ronald W. Reagan/Doral Senior High School as outlined in the Student Handbook and Miami-Dade County Public Schools Student Code of Conduct.
  • Certify that each piece of work submitted will be my own work and done by my own hand.
  • Students will take at least six university (FIU) and earn 18 credits hours during their sophomore, junior, and senior years of high school.

Penalties for Honor Code Violations will be based upon the severity of the violation and may include but are not limited to the following:

  • Parent conference
  • Written reprimand (Referral)
  • Dismissal from the Teaching Academy

Academic and Attendance Policy

  • Students must maintain a cumulative 3.0 unweighted grade point average, failure to do so will constitute in automatic withdraw from T.A.
  • Academic Probation: Students’ unweighted GPA is lower than a 3.0 during a nine weeks grading period. Student and parents will be informed that the student has not demonstrated the necessary academic behaviors for success in the academy.
  • Academic Warning: During the grading period immediately following the above probation, the student must demonstrate sufficient progress, or in the next grading period after, he/she will be exited from the Teaching Academy.
  • Students must maintain an acceptable attendance and discipline record at all times.
  • Students in the Teaching Academy must complete 100 community service hours.
I am aware of the honor code, academic and attendance policy, and admissions procedures as stated in this contract and assume all of the responsibilities stated. I understand that any violation of these procedures can result in immediate dismissal from the Teaching Academy. By signing your name in the space above, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the Andrea Castillo/FIU Ronald W. Reagan Teaching Academy's Contract and that you accept the terms of the contract.
I hereby grant permission and consent for my son/daughter to enroll in the Andrea Castillo/FIU Ronald W. Reagan Teaching Academy and agree to all terms of this contract. I understand by signing this form, I am granting permission for Ronald W. Reagan/Doral Senior High School to review my student’s grades, standardized test scores and cumulative records. By signing your name in the space above, you acknowledge that you have read and understood the Teaching Academy's Contract and that you accept the terms of the contract.
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