Due to Covid-19 restrictions and other intervening factors, Broward County Public Schools has waived the 40 Service-Learning hours required for high school graduation for the 2020/2021 school year. It is important to note that this waiver is only for the minimum basic graduation requirement, the waiver does not affect service-learning hour requirements for silver cords, Bright Future Scholarships, Cambridge diplomas and other distinctions and scholarships. Additional information can be obtained from your school BRACE advisor as well as the Florida Department of Education website at www.floridastudentfinancialaidsg.org and clicking on the link for Bright Futures.
Students must have 40 community service hours in order to graduate, 75 hours for the Bright Futures Florida Medallion Scholarship, 100 hours for the Bright Futures Florida Academic Scholarship, and 250 hours for the Silver Cord recognition. Please call Laurie Roberson for information.