Students, Parents, Community Members and District Staff
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Off Campus Learning Centers First ‘Back to School’ Bash
Saturday, August 8, 2015, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
1267 NW 40th Avenue
Lauderhill, FL 33313
The first ‘Back to School’ Bash aims to educate prospective students and their families about the programs offered at the Off Campus Learning Centers, including English as a Second Language, Exceptional Student Education, the Career Dual Enrollment program at the Technical Colleges, and how to earn a standard high school diploma. Students will also have the opportunity to enroll on-site. The event will also include, a DJ, video games, photo booth, giveaways and much more.
The Off Campus Learning Centers is an alternative high school serving students in grades 9 – 12. Students attend to improve their grade point average, recover credits, or because they seek a smaller, more personalized learning environment. There are 10 locations throughout Broward County to help students from all areas attend. The centers offer a computer-based curriculum, and certified instructors. Students also have the opportunity to complete technical certification at one of the District's technical colleges while enrolled in an Off Campus Learning Center.
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ABOUT BROWARD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest public school system in the United States and the second largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962. BCPS has over 260,000 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 238 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 99 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population. Students are from 204 different countries and speak 135 different languages. For more information about BCPS, visit browardschools.com, follow us on Twitter @Browardschools, like us on Facebook at facebook.com/browardschools, and download the free BCPS mobile app.