The super teacher for the first week of March 2016 is Jondria Thompson at Deerfield Beach High School. Jondria's taught there for 9 years and heads up the school's Urban Teacher Academy Program.
South Plantation High School's magnet program was featured on "Education on 6" on January 29, 2016 on NBC 6.
Parents, your kids have options when it comes to which high school to attend. The proliferation of magnet programs and choice programs in South Florida's public schools has rendered the school boundary an anachronism of a bygone era.
Broward County Public Schools has a new magnet program at Northeast High School. The Alternative Energy magnet program is a premier program with a rigorous and challenging curriculum that will engage your child. Visit us at our open house on Wednesday, January 20th at 6:00 pm at Northeast High School. Discover all we offer, including the Biotechnology magnet program and the Latin School.
Northeast High School is located at 700 NE 56 ST, Oakland Park, FL.
To find out more, call 754-322-1618.
Stranahan High grad helps impoverished in Honduras
November 4, 2015
We’ve all seen the ripple effects that a great school can have. During my recent travels to Honduras, I saw the ripple from a Ft. Lauderdale high school and its potential to lift thousands of people out of poverty.
We often talk in the education world about “turning a school around.” It’s shorthand for what is often the work of a charismatic educator who leads reforms that result in vastly improved teaching and learning.
November 04, 2015
School Board Members, Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, Representatives from The Tibor & Sheila Hollo Foundation and HealthCorps Program, Community Leaders, Students, Parents, Teachers, School Administrators, and District Staff
A special check presentation ceremony is taking place to announce a $75,000 donation by The Tibor & Sheila Hollo Foundation that will be used to bring the unique HealthCorps program to Hallandale Magnet High School.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
Parents and students, you are invited to attend a Mini Magnet/STEM Showcase on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m at Crystal Lake Middle School. Crystal Lake Middle School is located at 3551 NE 3rd Avenue, Pompano Beach, FL 33064.
For more information, call 754-322-3100.
October 19, 2015
Atlantic West Elementary School cordially invites you to the first 2015-2016 Sprouting STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) Museum Magnet Showcase on Thursday, October 29th at 6:30 pm. Learn more about the STEAM Museum magnet program from student-docents while you review museum qualiy exhibits and demonstrations. The STEAM Museum Magnet Showcase will take place at Atlantic West Elementary School located at 301 NW 69 Terrace in Margate.
For more information, call 754-322-5300.
October 15, 2015
Atlantic Technical High School is recognized as “Beating the Odds” on Newsweek magazine’s list for 2015. This list, separate from the overall America’s Best High Schools Newsweek list, ranks schools that do an excellent job of preparing students for college while overcoming the obstacles of a low socioeconomic population.
The Solar Knights Racing Team from South Plantation High School invites you to visit their booth at the Third Annual Go SOLAR and Renewable Energy Fest on October 9 & 10, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Go SOLAR and Renewable Energy Fest will be at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center and admission is free.
Celebrities Cameron Diaz, John Lloyd Young and Carla Dirlikov to Work With Three Turnaround Schools
On June 3, 2015, the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities announced the expansion of its successful Turnaround Arts initiative to include three elementary schools in Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) – Bethune Elementary School, Lake Forest Elementary School and Walker Elementary School – in an effort to narrow the achievement gap and increase student engagement through the arts.