BCPS in the News

Broward County Public Schools Events and Activities

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Following are a few of the exciting events and activities taking place in schools across the District this week. Media are invited to cover these events. For additional information or to arrange for coverage, contact the Public Information Office, 754-321-2300.
Sheridan Hills Elementary School, Oratorical Contest
Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 6:30 – 8 p.m.
5001 Thomas Street, Hollywood, FL 33021
Plantation High School, Mentoring Tomorrow’s Leaders Ceremony
Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 7 p.m.
6901 NW 16th Street, Plantation, FL 33313
North Fork Elementary School, 50th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, May 17, 2014, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
101 NW 15th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Dania Elementary School, 100th Year Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, May 15, 2014, 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
300 SE 2nd Avenue, Dania Beach, FL 33004
The event includes games, guest speakers, student musical performances and a walk through history.
Charles Drew Elementary School, Inaugural STEM Festival
Friday, May 16, 2014, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
1000 NW 31st Avenue, Pompano Beach, FL 33060
Broward County Public Schools Above the Influence and United Way of Broward County
March & Rally – March for a Healthy Future
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Assemble at 9 a.m., March to begin 9:30 a.m., Performances at 10:30 a.m.
March will begin at Apollo Middle School (6800 Arthur Street, Hollywood, FL 33024) and end at McArthur High School (6501 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, FL 33024). The event is expected to draw thousands to celebrate students making the right choices.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest public school system in the United States, the second largest in the state of Florida and the largest fully accredited K-12 and adult school district in the nation. BCPS has over 260,000 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 229 schools and education centers and 94 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population. Students are from 204 different countries and speak 130 different languages. For more information about BCPS, visit (browardschools.com), follow us on Twitter (@Browardschools) and like us on Facebook @ (facebook.com/browardschools).