Week Ending March 18, 2016


This week’s Friday Focus Something Special Video features: the fourth annual Above the Influence March and Rally at Piper High School; the Commemorative Air Force Red Tail Squadron’s Rise Above Traveling Exhibit at Deerfield Beach Middle School; and Centennial celebration greetings.


BCPS News Releases

Nine BCPS Magnet Schools and Programs Win National Merit Awards
Congratulations to nine Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) magnet schools and programs for earning the Magnet Schools of America 2016 National Merit Awards.

Coral Cove Elementary School Celebrates 10 Years
Coral Cove Elementary celebrates its 10th anniversary marking 10 years of educational excellence and student success.

BCPS News Headlines

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High school seniors dedicate day to Hunger Project
More than 400 Cooper City High students, teachers and staff recently joined together to package 76,000 meals for needy residents in Broward County.

NSU Doctors Teach CPR Classes at Broward High Schools
Chest compressions aren’t the usual form of exercise kids get in their physical education classes.

Mr. Kyle Jeter – Super Teacher Of The Week
This week’s superhero is Kyle Jeter from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.

Students raise nearly $50K to send WWII veterans on Honor Flight
They sold doughnuts for a dollar apiece, held dodgeball tournaments with a small entrance fee and competed to see which class could collect the most change in a span of two minutes.

Students march in Above the Influence rally
Some South Florida students are participating in a march that highlights a special mission.

SWAG on 6: Everglades High School's Amari Radden
Amari Radden's biography is a rags to academic riches tale.