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North Area Magnet Schools Showcase – December 9

Wednesday, December 04, 2013
Parents and students who reside in the north area of Broward County are invited to explore their magnet school choices at the North Area Magnet Showcase on Monday, December 9, 2013, from 5 – 9 p.m. at Broward College, North Campus in the Omni Auditorium, located at 1000 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek.
In all, 23 elementary, middle and high magnet schools ranging in themes from science, pre-engineering and performing and visual arts, to technical and international baccalaureate, will showcase exhibits, student performances and interactive displays.
This event will provide a wealth of information about the many experiences and opportunities students receive in magnet programs. Parents and students residing north of Sunrise Boulevard will be able to speak with principals and magnet coordinators, and receive a personal overview of magnet schools.
Attendees will be able to apply online at the event. Applications may also be submitted online through February 12, 2014, by visiting the District’s website (browardschools.com) and clicking on the School Choice, Easy as 1, 2, 3 icon. Academic criteria are required for secondary programs only. For more information, call Lenecia McCrary at 754-322-3150.
Participating North Area Magnet Schools:
Elementary Schools Middle Schools High Schools 6-12 Schools
Broward Estates Crystal Lake Atlantic Technical Center Dillard
Charles Drew Margate Blanche Ely Lauderhill
Deerfield Park Parkway Boyd Anderson  
Royal Palm Pompano Coral Springs  
Sanders Park Silver Lakes Deerfield  
  Sunrise Ft. Lauderdale  
  William Dandy Northeast  
    South Plantation  
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 95 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).