Miami Lakes Educational Center
Miami Lakes Educational Center

ACADEMIES

MLEC has 26 different strands spread out through five different academies.

ACHIEVEMENTS

Miami Lakes Educational Center and its students have been the recipients of several awards and recognition.

STUDENTS

Graduates will have a better understanding of any path they choose to follow in the future.

RESOURCES

All MLEC students should take full advantage of the local and online resources provided by the school.

We are based on excellence and academic standards.

Students interested in registering for the 2016-17 school year should contact the High School Registrar at 305-557-1100, ext. 2406

Admissions Requirements

Please read our Admissions Requirements before applying!

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ABOUT MLEC

Miami Lakes Educational Center is part of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools system. It is one of only three area vocational-technical training centers. It is the only dual-delivery school in Miami-Dade County, providing adult vocational training in conjunction with a full-service high school.

TEACHER OF THE YEAR

Beatriz Ambas-Viada, Teacher of the Year, 2014-15. As the school’s Test Chair and the Teacher Advisor for Key Club, one of MLEC’s largest clubs, Ambas-Viada does more for the school than just teach mathematics.

LEARNING ENVIRONMENT

Miami Lakes Educational Center is based on excellence and academic standards that help students have a much clearer understanding of the future they will build for themselves here at our school.

ACTIVITIES

Here at MLEC we’re family. We show our school spirit by celebrating spirit week, monthly pep rallies, and such to raise our students’ morale to continue trying their best and become the best.


Principal's Message

Lourdes Diaz, Principal

Welcome to the website of Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College, a unique dual-learning environment set in the Town of Miami Lakes, Florida.  It is my sincere hope that this website will assist you in making decisions about your educational and career future. The high s