BCPS in the News

Superintendent’s First Day of School News Conference Monday, August 21, 2017, at 3:30 p.m.

Monday, August 21, 2017
 
WHO:
Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, School Board Members and District Staff

WHAT:
First Day of Schools News Conference 

WHEN:
TODAY, Monday, August 21, 2017, at 3:30 p.m.

WHERE:
Kathleen C. Wright Administration Center, Boardroom 
600 SE Third Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

WHY:
Superintendent Robert W. Runcie ends a busy first day of school with a news conference to discuss the start of the 2017/18 school year.  The Superintendent's day began with meeting school bus operators at the Central Transportation Terminal in Oakland Park at 5:30 a.m., before boarding a school bus to welcome students to the first day of school. The Superintendent will discuss his visits to several schools throughout the District and what's new this school year.
 
MEDIA ARE INVITED TO COVER THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL NEWS CONFERENCE.
 
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