A top-rated, bilingual charter school.

At Downtown Doral, your children’s education is top priority. Rated an “A” school in its first year in operation, named the #1 elementary school in Miami Agent magazine’s 2016 Top Schools list, and with an award-winning design, Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School (DDCES) is a state-of-the-art facility with a sought-after dual language program.

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Recognizable by the Richard Haas mural on its façade, DDCES is a first of its kind, built and managed in partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools. In 2016, the head of the school Jeannette Acevedo-Isenberg earned the Council for Educational Change’s Leonard Miller Award Principal Leadership Award, a statewide honor!

Downtown Doral Charter Upper School

Serving students in grades 6-12, DDCUS will provide students with a comprehensive dual-language curriculum and bicultural/bilingual education, facilitated by highly qualified staff that is dedicated to promoting students’ academic excellence. In addition to teaching core subjects in two languages, DDCUS will offer students ample opportunities to learn and explore the arts, athletics, and numerous extracurricular offerings. Students from DDCUS will leave the school prepared for a successful postsecondary education experience and ready to develop as professionals and global leaders in the 21st century. DDCUS will welcome its first class comprised of sixth grade students in Fall 2018. The sixth grade group will be hosted at Downtown Doral Charter Elementary (DDCES) while the DDCUS campus is built. DDCUS is set to debut its campus in Fall 2019.