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BCPS Gets Ready to Launch New Success Saturdays Tutoring Program

BCPS Gets Ready to Launch New Success Saturdays Tutoring ProgramBroward County Public Schools (BCPS) is getting ready to welcome students to its new Saturday tutoring program, Success Saturdays, which aims to help keep students on track for their academic goals and graduation.

Success Saturdays will be hosted at 33 District school sites. Instruction will be offered by certified BCPS teachers with small class sizes.

The program targets specific grade levels, which are considered key transition years for students. It will be available for all students in third and eighth grades needing support with literacy, mathematics and science. For 11th and 12th grade students who are not on track for graduation, the program focuses on Algebra 1 and SAT/ACT prep. Eligible students and their parents will receive additional information on how to register through BCPS Virtual Counselor.

Success Saturdays will kick off on November 12, 2022, with tutoring sessions taking place through April 2023. The deadline to register is Wednesday, November 2. 

Success Saturdays tutorinsession times include:

  • Third grade – 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
  • Eighth grade – 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • 11th and 12th grades – 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Free breakfast and snacks will be served for all students. Limited transportation will be provided for those students who are eligible. Families wanting to learn more should contact their school.

The Success Saturdays tutoring program is supported by funds from the American Rescue Plan (ARP).

For more information, including the complete list of Success Saturdays’ program dates, visit browardschools.com/successsaturdays.

 

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