A School

A Message from the Principal

Welcome to Dr. Rolando Espinosa K-8 Center, home of the Panthers! From its dynamic teaching faculty, to our terrific support staff, and dedicated students, Dr. Rolando Espinosa K-8 Center truly is a wonderful collection of people committed to educational success. Our mission is to provide the highest quality education so that all of our students are empowered to lead productive and fulfilling lives as lifelong learners and responsible citizens. With active parent involvement, strong community connections, and the support of the Miami-Dade County Public School system, Dr. Rolando Espinosa K-8 Center serves as a role model for public education.


Martha M. Muņoz, Principal

Our Mission Statement

The Mission of Dr. Rolando Espinosa K-8 Center is to provide an enriching educational environment where students can excel in academics, be responsible citizens, and become successful future leaders in our global society. With the collaboration of the faculty, staff, parents, and community we encourage and guide each of our students to strive for excellence.


2015-2016 Motto

"Let's Do This."

Anti-Discrimination Harassment

M-DCPS does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, marital status, disability, age, political beliefs, sexual orientation, gender, gender identification, social and family background, linguistic preference, pregnancy, or any other basis prohibited by law in its educational programs, services or activities or in its hiring or employment practices. Please refer to School board Policies 5517 – Anti-discrimination/Harassment (Students) and 5517.02 – Discrimination/Harassment Complaint Procedures for Students for more information. Questions, complaints or requests for additional information regarding discrimination or harassment may be sent to: Executive Director, Civil Rights Compliance Office, 155 NE 15 Street, Suite P-104E, Miami, Florida 33132; PH: 305-995-1580 or e-mail address: crc@dadeschools.net. The District also provides equal access to its facilities to the boy Scouts and other patriotic youth groups, as required by the boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act.