The School Board of Miami-Dade County
Bylaws & Policies
Unless a specific policy has been amended and the date the policy was revised is noted at the bottom of that policy, the Bylaws and Policies of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools were adopted on May 11, 2011 and were in effect beginning July 1, 2011.


The Superintendent shall develop and evaluate curriculum and prepare courses of study. The Superintendent shall also coordinate the appropriate personnel, materials, and supplies for curriculum exploration, development, and implementation.

Annually, by May 1st, the District shall submit a K-12 comprehensive reading plan for review and approval by the State.

The Superintendent may conduct innovative programs as necessary for the continuing growth of the instructional program and to accomplish the District's educational goals.

F.S. 1001.215, 1001.41, 1001.42, 1001.51, 1004.64, 1008.22, 1008.34, 1011.62
Chapter I of Education Consolidation and Improvement Act of 1981
P.L. 97-35