Coral Reef High School http://wlrn.org en How A Presidential Visit Affected Coral Reef High School http://wlrn.org/post/how-presidential-visit-affected-coral-reef-high-school <p>Students and teachers at Coral Reef High School can't pinpoint when they first heard the news that President Obama was coming to speak. He and the First Lady visited the south Miami-Dade school on Friday to ask students to apply for free federal student aid before they graduate.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rumors had been floating around the high school since the previous week because of some strange things they saw.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 06:51:06 +0000 Jessica Meszaros 28948 at http://wlrn.org How A Presidential Visit Affected Coral Reef High School President Obama Urges Miami Students To Apply For Federal Aid http://wlrn.org/post/president-obama-urges-miami-students-apply-federal-aid <p class="p1">President Obama told Coral Reef High School students Friday that last year, Florida left one-hundred million dollars in federal&nbsp;pell grants untouched.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A hundred million dollars that could've helped Florida students help pay for college was just left on the table," says the president.&nbsp;</span></p><p class="p1">He says it was the result of Florida's graduating seniors last year who failed to fill out the free federal financial aid form, which was about half.</p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 06:48:44 +0000 Jessica Meszaros 28949 at http://wlrn.org President Obama Urges Miami Students To Apply For Federal Aid