Welcome to Friday Focus
Friday Focus is a weekly roundup of BCPS news highlights by the Public Information Office. This weekly news summary includes a recap of BCPS news releases and news featured by our media partners. We hope you find this weekly news roundup a valuable resource for promoting and sharing the great things happening in BCPS.
Highlights of Recyclebank check presentation at McArthur High School; 16th Annual Kids of Character Awards Ceremony at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts; Navy sailors celebrate USS Cole Fleet Day at Park Lakes Elementary School; three millionth student participates in the SEAS (Student Enrichment of the Arts) Program at Broward Center for the Performing Arts; and Centennial greetings.
Highlights of the annual Broward SECME-STEM Olympiad at Dillard High School; annual celebration of “El dia de los niños/El dia de los libros,” at Boulevard Heights Elementary School; and Centennial greetings.
Highlights of the Celebrity Chef Rudy Poindexter training Food & Nutrition Services staff; Cypress Bay High School students presenting $41,000 check to UNICEF; and Centennial greetings.
Highlights of the Grab ‘n’ Go Patio Breakfast Kickoff at Plantation Middle School; "Take 5 to Stay Alive" Competition at Sunrise Civic Center Theatre; SAT Day; and Centennial Greetings.
Highlights of the unveiling of the Dr. Kathleen Cooper Wright sculpture at the Kathleen C. Wright Administration Center; the Procurement Outreach event, “Open for Business”; the 2016 Caliber Awards celebrating educational excellence; and Centennial celebration greetings.
Highlights of the Coral Cove Elementary School’s 10th year anniversary and time capsule opening activities; the unveiling of a unique family learning program by the National Center for Families Learning, Toyota and Broward County Public Schools; and Centennial celebration greetings.
Highlights of 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.
Highlights of shark tagging by New River Middle School marine science magnet students; celebrity chef visits culinary students at Monarch High School; and Centennial celebration greetings.
Highlights of Nob Hill Elementary School celebrates it’s ‘A’ letter grade; Coast Guard featured at Hallandale High School’s Career Day; Cooper City High School students Feeding Children Everywhere Hunger Project; 2016 Community Involvement Awards event at Parker Playhouse; and Centennial celebration greetings.
Highlights of a preview of the Alternative Energy Magnet Program at Northeast High School; Black History Tour at Deerfield Beach Elementary School; Korean Exchange Student Program at Silver Trail Middle School; Great Great Granddaughter of Dred Scott visits students at Seminole Middle School; and Centennial Celebrations.