BCPS in the News

News

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is excited to announce that the School Choice application window for Magnet programs, Nova schools and school reassignments for the 2016/17 school year takes place December 1, 2015 - February 10, 2016.
 
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is proud to participate in the Hour of Code, which takes place during National Computer Science Education Week, December 7-13, 2015. 
 
Broward County Public Schools participates in the Child Care Food Program, a federally funded program, which provides healthy meals and snacks in the child care setting.
 
Internationally acclaimed opera singer Carla Dirlikov visits students at Lake Forest Elementary – a Turnaround Arts School – as part of her commitment to work with students and teachers.
 
The FIRST® Tech Challenge pits teams of high school students, mentored by professional engineers, against each other for a shot at the state and national championships and scholarship dollars.
 
Over 300 immigrant students from high schools throughout Broward County will present their legislative policy proposals and recommendations to improve their communities at the Close Up ; Broward Youth Policy Summit Expo.
 
The School Board of Broward County, Florida, elected Dr. Rosalind Osgood as Chair and Abby M. Freedman as Vice Chair for the 2015/16 school year. The election took place during the School Board’s Annual Organization Meeting. 
 
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) “Conversation With The District” town hall meeting series is a community forum, providing an opportunity for parents, students, staff and community members to share input and thoughts with School Board members and the Superintendent about what the District is doing well or where improvements can be made.
 
To celebrate the 2015 Miami International Book Fair, children's book author/illustrator Eric Velasquez will read his book, “Los Discos de mi Abuela” to Hallandale Elementary dual language students.
 
Free Family Fun Events at Each College Campus this Saturday, November 14, 2015. Broward County Public Schools three technical colleges, Atlantic Technical College in Coconut Creek, McFatter Technical College in Davie and Sheridan Technical College in Hollywood, are each holding Discovery Fest on their campuses.
 
The BCPS debate initiative, a partnership between local businesses and high school debate programs, is holding an informative luncheon about the program and how businesses can get involved.
 
Free Scholarship Fair with representatives from approximately 50 colleges/universities.
 
Congratulations to First Sergeant Manuel Valdez for being awarded the Governor’s Shine Award.
 
Free Scholarship Fair with representatives from approximately 50 colleges/universities
 
Students will meet Captain Barrington Irving and learn about his adventures in his “Flying Classroom,” when he visits their schools by helicopter. 
 
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is making significant progress on the SMART initiative, and continues to move forward with critical work on numerous projects.
 
The Olsen Middle School Family Fall Festival provides a morning of fun for the entire community.
 
Charles W. Flanagan High hosts the Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team (WWAFT) game against the Miami Dolphins alumni.
 
A special check presentation ceremony is taking place to announce a $75,000 donation by The Tibor & Sheila Hollo Foundation that will be used to bring the unique HealthCorps program to Hallandale Magnet High School.
 
TEDxWestBrowardHigh is spearheaded by West Broward High master teacher and curator Horace Buddoo, along with West Broward High TED-ED Club members, teachers and students. Buddoo applied for a TEDx license as a way to promote a culture of collaboration and idea sharing for students.
 
Congratulations to Sawgrass Springs Middle School science teacher, Judy Bremner and Bair Middle School guidance counselor, Evy Lenoff for being nominated for the 2015/16 national LifeChanger of the Year award.
 

The Study focused on assessing the level of diversity in the District’s awarding of contracts and purchasing opportunities, particularly among small, minority and women-owned businesses. The Study represents the first phase in the District’s continuous improvement initiative.

To kick off the observance of Anti-Bullying Week, November 9-13, 2015, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is collaborating with Stand Strong USA, to host a powerful and motivational event aimed at saving lives and ending bullying. The event features celebrated worldwide motivational and inspirational keynote speaker Nick Vujicic from Australia.
 
More than 400 BCPS students will participate in this two-day conference that aims to motive youth to remain in school. The conference is hosted by the Travyon Martin Foundation.
 
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) “Conversation with the District” town hall meeting series takes place across the seven School Board member districts. Parents, students, District staff and community members are encouraged to provide input about what the District is doing well or where improvements can be made.
 
Displaying results 351-375 (of 838)
 |<  <  11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15 - 16 - 17 - 18 - 19 - 20  >  >| 

 

 

About Our District