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July 27, 2017

Countdown to the First Day of School: Check Out Volume I of What’s New in 2017/18 for BCPS

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) students are getting ready to start the new school year on Monday, August 21, 2017. Four District schools on year-round calendars (Colbert Museum Magnet, Lake Forest Elementary School, Watkins Elementary School and McNicol Middle School), begin on Wednesday,… Read More
Jul 26, 2017

BCPS Awarded $64,000 Grant to Provide Opportunities for Juvenile Justice Youth

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) recently received a $64,000 grant from the Florida Department of Education to increase high school diplomas awarded and ensure post-release employability for… Read More
Broward Education Foundation’s Tools For Schools Launches County’s Largest Back to School Supply Drive
Jul 21, 2017

Broward Education Foundation’s Tools For Schools Launches County’s Largest Back to School Supply Drive

BROWARD COUNTY – Many Broward County Public School students come from families battling extreme poverty and too often school supplies are sidelined in favor of food and shelter. Basic items like flat… Read More
Robotics Instruction and Resources in Schools
Jul 19, 2017

BCPS Awarded $227,000 Grant to Increase Robotics Instruction and Resources in Schools

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is honored to be selected for a grant by the Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation and NASA, which will provide robotics equipment, materials and… Read More
Ric Green, Broward Education Foundation Board Member; Jammal and Amber Davenport; Christina Fischer, Broward Education Foundation Board Chair.
Jul 05, 2017

More Than $750,000 Broward Education Foundation Scholarships Awarded to Help Students Fulfill College Dreams

Ric Green, Broward Education Foundation Board Member; Jammal and Amber Davenport; Christina Fischer, Broward Education Foundation Board Chair. Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – The steep cost of higher… Read More
Jul 05, 2017

Local Student Wins National Championship

DES MOINES, IOWA – The National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA) is proud to announce the newest high school National Speech and Debate Champions. Following a week of exceptional competition at the… Read More
Jun 20, 2017

The Housing Authority Of The City Of Ft. Lauderdale And Atlantic | Pacific Communities Officially Open The Highly Anticipated Fifth Phase Of The Northwest Gardens Neighborhood

FORT LAUDERDALE – The Housing Authority of the City of Ft. Lauderdale (HACFL) and Atlantic | Pacific Communities (A|P Communities) are pleased to announce the grand opening of the fifth phase of the… Read More
First-Ever “Birdies for Birch” Raises Funds for Friends of Birch State Park
Jun 20, 2017

First-Ever “Birdies for Birch” Raises Funds for Friends of Birch State Park

Fort Lauderdale, FL … The Friends of Birch State Park, Inc. held its first-ever “Birdies for Birch” golf tournament on May 18th at Fort Lauderdale Country Club. The event was chaired by Friends board… Read More
Bob Birdsong, Sheila Smith and Greg Haile.
Jun 15, 2017

2-1-1 Broward Hosts Club 211 Connecting Event At Xtreme Action Park

Bob Birdsong, Sheila Smith and Greg Haile. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fl – 2-1-1 Broward hosted an engaging CLUB 211 Connecting Event at Xtreme Action Park in Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday, June 13th. The CLUB… Read More
McGill
Jun 05, 2017

Ann Storck Center’s Award Winning Employee

Fort Lauderdale, FL – Ann Storck Center (ASC) is proud to announce Danielle McGill as a Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center (SARTAC) fellowship winner. SARTAC is known as a… Read More
Jun 05, 2017

National Association of School Business Officials Honors Broward County Public Schools with Meritorious Budget Award

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) has received the Meritorious Budget Award from the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) for excellence in budget presentation during the 2016/17 fiscal… Read More

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