Attendance Campaign and Resources

Attendance Campaign

    Second Annual Attendance Symposium

    Attendance Symposium logo, September 12. 8 a.m. newtorking. 9 a.m. - noon Attendance Symposium

    WHO: Broward County School Board Members, School and District Staff, Law Enforcement, Elected Officials, Parents, and Community Members

    WHEN: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 from 9 a.m. - noon

    WHERE: Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Au-Rene Theater. 201 SW 5th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

    WHY: September is Attendance Awareness Month, which highlights the importance of ensuring students are in school on time every day. Regular school attendance is critical to student academic achievements. The BCPS Second Annual Attendance Symposium focuses on reducing chronic absenteeism, developing community partnerships to support attendance, and increasing students' academic achievements. 


    • Simple strategies for improving student attendance, including strategies for parents, school-based attendance campaigns, goal setting
    • Planning school innovation zone, or District-level attendance incentives
    • Where to find attendance data
    • What the attendance data can tell us about academic achievement
    • How chronic absenteeism is measured and what we can do about it

    "Team Up for Attendance!"  The Attendance Symposium was FREE and can be viewed here: 


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    Thank you for supporting improved student attendance throughout Broward County.

    Visit here often for updated social media images and quotes you can share.

    Campaign hashtags are: #SchoolEveryDay and #Broward180

    Follow our team on Twitter @BCPS_180, @BCPSStudentServices, and @browardschools

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  • Take the Pledge!

    Student Pledge:

    I, _______________ take responsibility for my attendance, to go to school every day, attend every class, and always be on time. By doing so, I encourage my peers to realize that Attendance Counts! All day, every day!

    Parent Pledge

    I, ______________ agree to support and encourage all students, including my own, in going to school every day. I pledge my family's involvement in supporting the BCPS Attendance Campaign to emphasize that Attendance Counts! All day, every day!

    Community Pledge:

    I, _______________ agree to support and encourage all students in Broward County Public Schools to attend school every day. I pledge my organization's involvement in the BCPS Attendance Campaign to emphasize that Attendance Counts! All day, every day!

  • Thank you to our sponsors for BCPS Attendance Initiatives for the 2017/18 school year:

    CSC of Broward  

    Community Foundation of Broward

    Memorial Healthcare System logo

    To become a sponsor, contact Phillip Shaver, Coordinator for District Attendance, at 754-321-1623 or by email:

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