Mark your calendars! Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) students will start the 2016/17 school year on Monday, August 22, 2016. The School Board of Broward County, Florida, approved the 2016/17 school year calendar at its December 8, 2015, School Board meeting.
Third, fourth and fifth grade students from Cooper City Elementary will participate in the Miami Dolphins Junior Training Camp. Students will learn skills in both NFL-style offensive and defensive drills using the same equipment as the Miami Dolphins, including hurdles, knock-away dummies, ladders and halfback pads.
The NFL’s Super Bowl High School Honor Roll program honors McArthur High School with a commemorative golden football from former NFL Super Bowl winner and McArthur High School alumnus, Bryant McFadden.
Congratulations to Linda Gancitano and Jennifer Hoover of Driftwood Middle School in Hollywood for being selected as the Heart-Healthy School Award recipients for the 2014/15 school year.
Nova Eisenhower Elementary School is gearing up for a special award from the national non-profit organization, Code.org. It’s the Florida winner of a $10,000 prize recognizing the school’s commitment to having all students participate in Hour of Code activities during National Computer Science Education Week.
Holiday travelers and visitors to the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will enjoy the sights and sounds of the annual Winter Festival of Music performed by over 1,400 Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) music and performing arts students.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) congratulates Superintendent Robert W. Runcie for being selected as Florida’s 2016 Superintendent of the Year by the Florida Association of District School Superintendents (FADSS).
The “Bridging the Gap: A Conversation with Law Enforcement” event provides an opportunity for law enforcement officials and community leaders to participate in a panel discussion and answer questions from BCPS students.
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.