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550 South Dixie Highway

Coral Gables, FL 33146

Cell: 305-798-8685

Office: 305-960-5330

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Coral Gables Elementary Schools: Lottery or No Lottery?

The answer is YES, LOTTERY. At least for now. If you’re sending your child to a public elementary school in Coral Gables there are three public school options: Sunset Elementary, George Washington Carver, & Coral Gables Elementary School. Parents can rank their preferences amongst these and then enter a lottery that will determine their assignment. This system is called “controlled choice” and Coral Gables is the last region in Miami-Dade County to have this system in effect.

So although we are a lottery system now, the ultimate decision will come in June. The Coral Gables City Commission requested the Miami-Dade County Public School System (MDCPS) to release Coral Gables from controlled choice. If accepted, new boundaries would be drawn allowing students to attend one of the three schools based on proximity. Late February, The MDCPS Attendance Boundary Committee voted in favor of ending controlled choice, however, in early March the Diversity, Equity, and Excellence Advisory Committee voted against the Gable’s request. So lottery or no lottery? . . . Come June . . . TBD.

For information on Coral Gables listings or if you are looking to list your home, please call me directly at 305.798.8685 or visit my website: Luxury Miami Real Estate.

Luxury Miami Real Estate

My focused dedication as a realtor in my home town of Miami for over 20 years, consistently puts me at the top of my field. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell your home, let me help you from start to finish with my results-proven: professional marketing, excellent property exposure and comprehensive experience.

As the #7 Realtor company-wide at EWM in 2014, my focus is on Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Pinecrest and South Miami — specializing in luxury real estate and waterfront properties. Call me today and let’s get started!

Don’t hesitate to reach out to me, Ashley Cusack at {305.798.8685, email and website}. EWM Realtors.


  1. Aline

    The lottery never happened, just letting you know

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