Gertrude K. Edelman/SABal PALM



Gertrude K. Edelman

 Principal Sabal Palm Elementary for 23 years. Miami-Dade County Public Schools - 39 years. A highly motivational and inspirational educator and administrator.


Enthusiastic, energetic and charismatic Extremely involved in the community. Loved and admired by all who have worked with her.

Home of the Roadrunners

This site provides us with the opportunity to introduce ourselves as one of Miami-Dade County’s firmly established high-performing schools. You will find that this site is not only user friendly and current, but also contains a wealth of information focusing on school programs, dates to remember, and expectations from our caring and dedicated staff.

School Hours

Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and First Grade

8:20 a.m. to 1:50 p.m

Second - Fifth Grade

8:35 a.m. to 3: 05 p.m.

All grade levels are dismissed at 1:50 p.m. on Wednesdays


It is our belief that a child-centered program creates an atmosphere in which children can develop academically, physically, socially, morally and emotionally to their fullest potential in order to become contributing members of a technological and global society.

Our primary needs continue to be academic and purpose-centered in nature.

•    Of a strong foundation in reading ,mathematics, communication and development of critical-thinking and problem solving.

•    Fostering of high expectations, a positive self-concept, respect for each other and respect for adults.

•    Focus on involvement and  interaction  of all stakeholders to  include the  parents, teachers, students and the business community.

•    Provision of a technology-rich environment.

School District #3

  • Representative:
  • Dr. Martin Karp
  • Miami- Dade County School Board


  • 17101 NE 7th Avenue
    North Miami Beach, FL 33162

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