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BCPS is Enhancing Emergency Communications for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students and Staff

Broward County School Board Members; Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Interim Superintendent; BCPS Divisions of Information Technology and Safety, Security and Emergency Preparedness; Peters Elementary School Administration and Staff; Students, Families and Community Members

District staff will present updates to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Audio Visual Enhancement Project that includes the installation of a new system at four schools with DHH special programs: Peters Elementary School, Tropical Elementary School, Seminole Middle School and South Plantation High School. 

Thursday, March 9, 2023
6 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.)

Peters Elementary School, Cafeteria
851 N.W. 68th Ave.
Plantation, FL  33317

The community is invited to learn about the second phase of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Audio Visual Enhancement Project and the technology being installed in the common areas of the four pertinent schools. There will be demonstrations of the audio and visual technology devices that are used to communicate critical notifications campus-wide to all students and staff, including DHH special programs. A sign language interpreter will be present at this event.






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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest school district in the nation and the second largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962, serving more than 256,000 students and approximately 110,000 adult learners in 240 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 90 charter schools. BCPS supports a diverse student population representing 170 different countries and speaking 147 languages. To connect with BCPS, visit, follow us on Twitter @browardschools, on Facebook at, and download the free BCPS mobile app.