Coral Gables

Coral GablesCoral Gables is known as a pedestrian-friendly destination.

Located four miles from Miami International Airport, the “City Beautiful” has around 140 dining establishments and gourmet shops, and many notable international retailers.

Among the landmarks in Coral Gables are the

– Venetian Pool,

– Douglas Entrance,

– the Biltmore Hotel, and many fine residences.

The city was developed by George Edgar Merrick during the Florida land boom of the 1920s. The city’s architecture is almost entirely Mediterranean Revival Style. By 1926, the city covered 10,000 acres (40 km2), had netted $150 million in sales with over $100 million spent on development.

Home to multiple global organization, Coral Gables is not only a place to do business, but it’s an ideal place to race a family.

 

Education

 

Primary and secondary schools

Public schools

Coral Gables schools are part of the Miami-Dade School District, which serves almost all of metropolitan Miami. The district has one high school in Coral Gables, Coral Gables High School, which educates students in grades nine through 12, an elementary school, Coral Gables Elementary located on Ponce de Leon Boulevard and George Washington Carver Middle School (Miami, Florida) is located in Coral Gables. An existing school was moved to the current location on Grand Avenue on land donated by George Merrick. When Carver died in 1942 the school was renamed in his honor.[34]

Private schools

The management offices of Gulliver Schools are located in Coral Gables.[35] Gulliver Academy, a PreK-8 school that is a member of Gulliver Schools, is within Coral Gables.[36] The historic St. Theresa Catholic School, a PreK-8 school is located near The Biltmore Hotel. St. Philip’s Episcopal and Riviera Day School, both PreK-5 schools are also located in Coral Gables.

University of Miami

Coral Gables is the location of the University of Miami, a university ranked in the top tier of national universities,[31] with particular national status in the fields ofbusinessengineeringlawmarine sciencemedicine, communications, and music.[32][33]
 

More Information On Education

Miami Dade County Schools Main Website
Elementary School Boundaries Map

 
 

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