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Protect Your Personal Information
November 27, 2015

Protect Your Personal Information From Cyber Criminals This Holiday Season

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As the holiday season approaches, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) is reminding consumers to protect their personal information. Florida has the highest per capita rate of identity theft in the nation, which means Floridians are vulnerable to cyber criminals…
School Choice Application Window
Nov 24, 2015

School Choice Application Window for the 2016/17 School Year Opens December 1, 2015

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is excited to announce that the School Choice application window for Magnet programs, Nova schools and school reassignments for the 2016/17 school year takes…
Nov 24, 2015

Broward Education Foundation Awarded Grant for Motorola STEM Solutions Project

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Thanks to a grant request submitted by the Broward Education Foundation,120 students at Western High School will have the opportunity to learn and apply STEM skills beyond the classroom. The…
Aftercare Supper Program Sites
Nov 19, 2015

BCPS Announces Aftercare Supper Program at Five New School Locations

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) participates in the Child Care Food Program, a federally funded program, which provides healthy meals and snacks in the child care setting. Students enrolled in…
Andrew Gayle is interviewed by NBC Universal in Washington D
Nov 18, 2015

Local Student Chosen to Present Video Game at White House

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fl – Andrew Gayle, a 10th grade student at Lauderhill 6-12 STEM-MED Magnet School, was one of 20 minority students in the country, and the only student from Florida, who traveled to…
broward commission
Nov 17, 2015

Broward Commissioner Marty Kiar Selected to Serve as Mayor

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BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Broward County Commissioners today choose Vice Mayor/Commissioner Marty Kiar to serve as Mayor and Commissioner Barbara Sharief to serve as Vice Mayor. From left to right:…
Broward County Mayor Tim Ryan
Nov 16, 2015

Broward Mayor Delivers State of the County Address Tuesday

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Broward County Mayor Tim Ryan will deliver the annual State of the County address on Tuesday, November 17th beginning at 10 a.m. in the Broward County Commission Chambers, 115 South Andrews Avenue,…
Chad Van Horn
Nov 13, 2015

Scholarship Recognizes Hardships Faced by Students Raised by Single Parents

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FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – The Van Horn Law Group today announced the call for entries for the 2016 Debra Van Horn Scholarship. The $1,000 renewable scholarship is given annually to one full-time…
Nov 10, 2015

Florida: The Most Veteran Friendly State

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Home to more than 1.6 million veterans, Florida has provided a number of tax and related benefits to veterans and their families in an effort to become the most veteran-friendly state in the nation.…
Toys for Tots
Nov 06, 2015

Museum of Discovery and Science teams up with Toys for Tots as a Toy Collection Drop-Off site through 12/16/15

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FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – To kick off the holiday season, the Museum of Discovery and Science has teamed up with the U.S Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program as a Toy Drop-Off site. Through…
smart investments
Nov 06, 2015

SMART Initiative Projects Moving Forward

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is making significant progress on the SMART initiative, and continues to move forward with critical work on numerous projects. Below is an overview of some of the…





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