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South Area Middle School Magnet Showcase

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Excellent Photo Opportunity –
Attucks Middle School, Apollo Middle School, Driftwood Middle School,
McNicol Middle School and Olsen Middle School
South Area Middle School Magnet Showcase
November 6, 2013, from 6 – 8 p.m.
Attucks Middle School – Gymnasium
3500 N 22nd Avenue, Hollywood
Parents and students are invited to attend a South Area Middle School Magnet Showcase for an up-close and personal overview of the various educational opportunities and resources available in magnet programs. Exhibits will be on display as each school showcases its magnet program.  Principals and magnet coordinators will be on hand to provide information and material about their schools’ programs and answer questions. To qualify for a middle school magnet program in the south area, students must live south of Sunrise Boulevard or south of I-595.  The magnet program application period is December 1, 2013 – February 12, 2014. 

For additional information, contact Karen Blount, magnet coordinator, Attucks Middle School, 754-323-3000.


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