Dr. Henry E. Perrine Academy of the Arts


Upcoming Events

  • MAY

    Spirit Week

  • MAY

    Magnet Music Strings, Chorus & Rock Band Performance

    7:00 pm
  • MAY

    Spirit Week

  • MAY

    Memorial Day Holiday

    No School



Hot Off the Press



  • Orientation Night

    Orientation You are invited to join us for our Kindergarten - Fifth Grade orientation happening on Wednesday, May 25th at 6:00 pm. Gather information about our programs, meet the school's administration and PTA team, as well as join us on a classroom visitation. We hope to see you there.
    Orientation Flyer
  • Orientation Packet

    Orientation Packet We would like to welcome our future students and families to Dr. Henry E. Perrine Academy of the Arts. We are committed to providing a safe haven for young people's imagination in a professional learning environment. Dedicated to the arts in education, all students are inspired to strive for excellence and overcome barriers in order to ultimately achieve their potential as responsible adults. Please take a moment to review our orientation packet which includes much more information about our programs and other activities.
    Orientation Packet
  • School Climate Survey

    Surveys The School Climate Surveys are an integral part of the District's efforts to promote school improvement and educational accountability. School Climate Surveys of parents, students, and staff have been annually administered in the Miami-Dade County Public School district since the early 1990s. The purpose of these surveys is to gather information regarding what these groups think about the school and their perceptions concerning how the school can be improved. Please take a moment to complete the survey that applies to you. The survey can be taken online and is completely anonymous.
    2021-2022 School Climate Surveys
  • Student Registration

    Student Registration The upcoming school year will be here soon! Panther Families... do you know or have a child that is ready for Kindergarten? Following the links below, you will find the student registration checklist and associated forms for M-DCPS. Please stop by the school's office to register your Kindergarten child for the next school year. Please share this information with your neighbors and extended family members. Thank you for your continued assistance and support. Follow this link to view the checklist and forms.
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  • Pop N' Prep

    Homework Help Pop N' Prep is a free homework help service exclusively for M-DCPS K-12 students. Homework help is provided by certified M-DCPS teachers. Sessions are 20-30 minutes long depending on the grade level and subject area. Elementary students can get help with ELA, Math, and Science. More information can be found in this announcement.
  • National Magnet School Month

    friendship gram February is National Magnet Schools Month. Magnet Schools of America (MSA), a national organization representing over 4,340 Magnet schools and programs. Dr. Henry E. Perrine Academy of the Arts is recognized by the Magnet Schools of America as a Certified National Magnet School.
  • Make a Bookmark!

    distance learning From children's storytimes to computer classes for seniors, the Library has something for everyone. As the Miami-Dade Public Library System celebrates their 50th anniversary, they want to know what makes the Library special for you. Join in and design your own bookmark so you can show your library story! The winning entries will be made available at all Miami-Dade Public Libraries.
    Entry Form
  • Read-at-Home Plan

    distance learning You are your child’s first teacher and reading with your child is a proven way to promote early literacy. Helping to make sure your child is reading on grade level by third grade is one of the most important things you can do to prepare him/her for the future. By reading with your child for 30 minutes per day and making a few simple strategies a part of your daily routine, you can make a positive impact on your child's success in school. We are happy to provide you with this Read-at-Home Plan, which includes resources and strategies to help your child become a more proficient reader!
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  • Reading Scholarship

    Reading Scholarship A reading scholarship account is available to help students in grades 3-5 who struggle with Reading. The program, administered by Step Up For Students, offers parents access to education savings accounts, worth $500 each, to pay for part-time tutoring, summer and after-school literacy programs, instructional materials, and curriculum related to reading or literacy. Starting this school year, families apply for Reading Scholarship Accounts through an online portal. Refer to the link below for more detailed information on the Reading Scholarship Account, eligibility, and directions for application.
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  • National Magnet Certification

    national magent merit Magnet Schools of America (MSA), a national organization representing over 4,340 Magnet schools and programs, annually recognizes Magnet schools and programs for their commitment to high academic standards, curriculum innovation, successful diversity efforts, specialized teaching staffs, and parent/community involvement. Dr. Henry E. Perrine Academy of the Arts is recognized by the Magnet Schools of America as a Certified National Magnet School.
  • Moment of Silence

    Moment of Silence During the 2021 Legislative Session, a bill was passed that requires a moment of silence at the beginning of every school day. Parents and guardians are encourgaed to discuss this moment of silence with their children and make suggestions as to how they can best use this time.
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  • eTips

    etips The MDCPS Office of Community Engagement has released a series of eTips to assist family members to support their school age children. Please see the link below for more information.
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  • Stay Home Directive

    Stay Home Directive Any K-12 M-DCPS student under a stay-home directive (i.e., quarantine order) due to contact with, or the contraction of COVID-19, will continue to receive a quality education. Please click on the following link to get more information about this directive.
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  • Daily Home Screening

    distance learning We are in the midst of a pandemic, and having your child stay home when they are ill, experiencing signs and symptoms of a communicable disease, and/or when they have come into close contact with a person who has tested positive for COVID-19, is critical to minimizing the spread of illness to others. In fact, it could make the difference between disease control and outbreak. Prior to sending your child to school each morning, parents/guardians are being asked to conduct the At-Home Daily Student Health Screening to determine if it is safe for your child to attend school.
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  • Join the PTA!

    distance learning The Dr. Henry E. Perrine Academy of the Arts Parent Teacher Association (PTA) is made up of the PTA Board, teachers, staff and volunteers. Our busy PTA is always looking for volunteers and project chairpersons. We welcome parents, grandparents, and friends into our classrooms for help with special projects. Interested? Join the PTA!
  • Follow the PTA!

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    Hello Dr. Henry E. Perrine Academy of the Arts Parents and Staff! The PTA has a Facebook Page. Please take a moment to visit, then like and follow us for all the latest news, photos, and event information. #perrineistheplaceforme
  • Stay Connected!

    downlaod the mobile app Miami-Dade County Public Schools has the ability to communicate quickly and effectively with parents through automated voice-message, email, push notifications and text. Accurate and up-to-date parent contact information is critical to receiving important outreach and emergency messages from the District and your child's school. Your contact information must be updated at your school. For more information, click on one of the following links.
    Flyer: English | Spanish | Creole
    Mobile Application Download: Apple | Android
  • You Shop, Amazon Gives!

    amazone gives Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Perrine Elementary School PTA whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Support your PTA by starting your shopping by vising Amazon.
  • Parent Volunteers

    volunteersDear Parent Volunteers, As a reminder, you must ensure that your volunteer status is updated for the current and upcoming school year. Please follow these instructions in order to obtain your volunteer number. Once you obtain your volunteer number, you must come to Perrine Academy to show your ID for final approval. Follow these steps to become a school volunteer: -> Visit the the Office of Community Engagement's site.