We encourage all Dante B. Fascell Elementary School students to become familiar with and frequently utilize the resources available here. These materials will aid students throughout their time with us, facilitating academic, as well as personal growth.


Mission & Vision

At Dante B. Fascell Elementary School, we begin and end each school day with clear goals in mind. These objectives define our school-wide purpose and shape the work we do. DBFE is driven by the collaborative efforts of all stakeholders.



Miami-Dade County Public Schools offers a wide variety of family resources. Building a partnership with our parents is a top priority and one of the keys to student achievement. We invite you to browse and bookmark these valuable materials.

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Apply Online Today – Free and/or Reduced Lunch Applications are Now Open!

The deadline to apply for free and/or reduced lunch is Thursday, September 24th.

WEBSITE President with the Kids Earth Day 2015

Students Meet President Obama

DBFE students meet President Barack Obama at the Everglades Earth Day Celebration.


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Stay up-to-date! Read our M-DCPS’ periodical newsletter, available in English and Spanish.

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Current Health Inspections

Dante B. Fascell Elementary School prides itself in providing a safe environment for all our students, faculty, and staff.

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Counselor’s Corner

About Mrs. Ortega: Patti Ortega began working as a School Counselor at DBFE in 1997. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from FIU and a Master’s degree in Counseling Education from the University of Miami. She is also a…

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