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 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.
Highlights of Give Kids a Smile Day at Nova Southeastern University; Food & Nutrition Services annual Food Show at Pompano Beach High School; Rachel’s Challenge at Sunrise Middle School; and Centennial Celebrations.
Highlights of Pompano Beach High School’s Think Tank; the annual Broward County Regional Science and Engineering Fair; School Board’s Black History Month celebration; Real Men Read at New River Middle School; and the debate program at Pompano Beach Middle School.
Highlights of the 100th day of the school year observance celebrating Broward County Pubic School 100th anniversary; PNC Foundation’s Grow Up Great grant special presentation; Author Ty Allan visits students at Endeavour Primary Learning Center; the annual observance of Take Daughters and Sons to Work Day; and Centennial greetings.