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Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. High Biscayne Bay
Campus 2601 Northeast 151st Street Miami,
Florida 33160 Sally J. Alayon,
State School QQQ-1 2601 Northeast 151st
Street North Miami, Florida 33130 Sally J.
Alayon, Principal

Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. HighBiscayne Bay
  • Inspiring
  • Excellence

  • Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. High Biscayne Bay
    Campus is a new multi-story, state-of-the-art
    high school designed to relieve the overcrowding
    of schools at the north end of Miami-Dade County.
    The school is adjacent to the City of North
    Miamis Stadium and just around the corner from
    Florida International Universitys Biscayne Bay
    Campus. The high school and FIU are working
    collaboratively to a deliver a first class,
    rigorous curriculum which centers around the
    School-Within-A School/Academy Model concept.
  • Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. High Biscayne Bay
    Campus, a comprehensive high school with 1638
    student stations, will afford its students
    endless opportunities to succeed both in and out
    of the classroom to best prepare them to
    successfully transition to post secondary
    education. The school will proudly open its
    doors to students entering 9th and 10th grade in
    August, 2009.

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  • To provide the highest quality of education
    through small learning communities and challenge
    our students to achieve and demonstrate academic
    excellence by acquiring the knowledge and skills
    needed to succeed in a competitive, ever-changing
    global society.

School Vision
  • The faculty and staff at Alonzo and Tracy
    Mourning Sr. High Biscayne Bay Campus is
    committed to providing opportunity and
    educational excellence for all.

Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. HighBiscayne Bay
CampusPhilosophy and Goals
  • All students can learn and achieve and they will
    find success as they embark on their educational
  • A challenging and interactive , first class
    education will create the foundation to ensure
    that all students meet high standards.
  • The academy model focus is to assist students in
    defining their career choices.
  • The faculty is committed to professional growth,
    educational innovation, and technological
    advancements to enhance teaching and learning.
  • Every student can acquire the knowledge and
    skills needed to succeed in an ever-changing

Small Learning Communities/Academy Model
  • The schools curriculum will center around the
    School Within-a-School concept with an emphasis
    on Small Learning Communities.
  • Academy of Marine Environmental Science
  • Academy of Legal Studies
  • Academy of Info. Technology Mass Comm.
  • Academy of Hospitality Tourism Management
  • Scholars Academy

Academy of Marine and Environmental Science
  • Students enrolled in the Academy of Marine
    Environmental Science will have the opportunity
    to pursue a rigorous course of study that
    emphasizes various levels of science in order to
    provide a thorough introduction to the physical
    and biological basis for aquatic and
    environmental life. The curriculum focuses on the
    physical and chemical characteristics of the
    oceans and the adaptive nature of life against
    this backdrop. A balanced academic program
    emphasizes scientific inquiry, hands-on
    applications, critical thinking, cooperative
    learning projects and technology integration
    which is designed to prepare students for college
    and careers in this field of study. Advanced
    Placement courses and Dual Enrollment
    opportunities for college credit are available.
  • Marine Science Culture
  • Oceanic Biology Technology
  • Physical Biological Basis for Aquatic Life
  • Oceanography and Environmental Issues
  • Ecology Zoology

Academy of Legal Studies
  • Students enrolled in the Academy of Legal
    Studies will engage in a comprehensive college
    preparatory curriculum in the areas of pre-law,
    public law, public administration and public
    policy. This rigorous program will also prepare
    students for employment in law enforcement and
    criminal justice. The legal component will use
    the drama of the on-campus courtroom as well as
    Miamis Governmental system as a laboratory for
    students to learn about government and the
    promotion of individual and public welfare.
    Students will observe trials and commission
    meetings and conduct research using the same
    databases used by judges and lawyers. Advanced
    Placement courses and Dual Enrollment
    opportunities for college credit are available.
  • Pre-Law
  • Court Procedures
  • International and Entertainment Law
  • Voice and Diction
  • Criminal Justice
  • Comprehensive Law Studies
  • Constitutional Law

Academy of Information Technology Mass
  • Students enrolled in the Academy of Information
    Technology Mass Communications will be
    introduced to the ever-expanding digital
    workplace, field of mass communications and to
    the career opportunities offered in these
    disciplines. The rigorous curriculum is focused
    on information technology and mass communications
    which applies project-based learning and
    integrates literacy instruction through an
    extended inquiry process that simulates
    professional knowledge and workplace behavior.
    Advanced Placement courses and Dual Enrollment
    opportunities for college are available.
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • New Media/Digital Imaging Fundamentals
  • Digital Video and Sound Fundamentals
  • Web Design
  • Programming/Database
  • Advertising
  • Journalism
  • Television/Broadcasting

Academy of Hospitality Tourism Management
  • Students enrolled in the Hospitality Tourism
    Management Academy will learn real-life lessons
    in related businesses outside of school that are
    consistently connected to rigorous curriculum
    inside their classrooms. This concentrated
    program demands that students build a strong
    academic foundation in social studies, business
    and language arts which prepares them for
    post-secondary studies in hospitality and tourism
    and other disciplines as well. Advanced
    Placement courses and Dual Enrollment
    opportunities for college credit are available.
  • Introduction to Hospitality Tourism
  • The Business of Hospitality and Tourism
  • Economics
  • Geography and World Culture
  • Computer Applications for Tourism
  • Travel Tourism Marketing Management
  • Sports, Entertainment and Event Management

Scholars Academy
  • Students enrolled in the Scholars Academy are
    enrolled in honors, advanced placement courses
    and dual enrollment courses.
  • Such courses include core and elective
    course offerings.

Additional Electives Offerings
  • Fine Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Foreign Language

Additional Program Offerings
  • Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. High Biscayne Bay
    Campus is committed to providing opportunities
    for all students to succeed. Additional courses
    and programs will include
  • Honors Program
  • Gifted Program
  • Advanced Placement
  • Dual Enrollment
  • Special Education Program
  • English Language Learners

Advanced Placement (AP)/Dual Enrollment Courses
  • Students enrolled in the Advanced Placement (AP)
    courses can acquire college credits while
    completing their high school education. The AP
    curriculum focuses on developing the whole
    student, building both good scholars and good
    citizens. These academically talented students
    can develop greater critical thinking skills, and
    participate in research projects and classroom
    presentations. Students who successfully
    complete these courses will be eligible for the
    Superintendents Diploma of Distinction.
  • The school, in conjunction with Florida
    International University, will offer students a
    variety of opportunities for Dual Enrollment
    through all of its Academies.
  • Dual enrollment allows students to
    simultaneously earn college or Career technical
    education credit toward a post-secondary degree
    or certificate and credit toward meeting their
    high school graduation requirements

Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. High Biscayne Bay
Campus/Florida International University
  • Student dual enrollment opportunities
  • Student research/internship opportunities in FIU
    research labs, respective programs work in
    conjunction with FIU professors and graduate
  • Professional development for Faculty
  • Guest lectures and demonstrations provided to
    students by FIU professors/faculty
  • FIU students work in collaboration with high
    school students to enhance student achievement,
    build clubs and organizations
  • Grant writing collaborative efforts
  • Facility utilization opportunities

High School/North Miami Stadium Joint Use
  • Exclusive use of the Joint Use Facilities during
    school hours for the benefit of the student
  • Right to use the Joint Use Facilities during
    non-school hours for the benefit of the student
    population for scheduled events and activities.

  • The school will participate in the varsity and
    junior varsity sports sanctioned by the FHSAA
    and/or the GMAC.
  • Bowling (Boys and Girls)
    Boys Basketball (JV) Baseball
  • Cross Country (Boys and Girls)
    Girls Basketball (JV) Softball
  • Football (JV)
    Boys Soccer Boys/Girls Tennis
  • Golf (Boys and Girls)
    Girls Soccer (JV)
    Boys/Girls Track Field
  • Swimming (Boys and Girls)
    Wrestling (JV) Boys/Girls
  • Girls Volleyball (JV)

    Boys Volleyball (JV)

School Clubs
  • All students are encouraged to participate in the
    wide array of extra-curricular
  • activities and clubs that the school will offer.
    A variety of academic,
  • social and community service related clubs will
    be available for students. The
  • following are a portion of the clubs which will
    be offered based on student
  • interest
  • National Honor Society Art Club Literary
  • Mu Alpha Theta Music Club Photography Club
  • Speech Debate Club Computer Club Philosophy
  • Student Government Chess Class of 2012
  • Environmental Club Book Club Class of 2013
  • Key Club SECME International Club

Dress Code/Uniform Policy
  • Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. High Biscayne Bay
    Campus adopted a modified a Uniform Policy /
    Dress Code for the 2009-2010 school year. The
    policy was designed to create an environment
    that is conducive to learning while instilling
    pride and respect. The policy in full is noted
    on the home page of our website. In additi0n to
    this policy, will have regularly scheduled dress
    down days and special school spirit days.

  • Students enrolled at the school and who reside
    two miles or more outside of the school, are
    eligible for Miami-Dade County Public Schools
    bus transportation.
  • Beginning with the 2010-1011 school year,
    provisions will be made for students who wish to
    drive to school and meet all of the requirements.

  • Registration takes place Monday through Friday
    at David Lawrence Jr. K-8 Center from 830 a.m.
    noon. David Lawrence is located just across the
    street from Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Sr. High
    Biscayne Bay Campus.
  • See our home page on the website for full
    registration details.

Parent Teacher Student Association
  • Get involved!

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  • Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Senior High
  • Biscayne Bay Campus
  • Home of the Sharks
  • Opening August 2009