Students at Bethune Elementary School of the Arts are receiving a high quality education through artistic expression. The school’s Dancer’s Express gave a recital that featured variety of high energy dances. They included “The Water Cycle,” “Fire Dance,” “South African Boot Dance and Can Dance” and “Rock My Soul.”
And these dances offer an excellent opportunity to educate young people. “The kids are learning science through the kinesthetic movement,” said Nerissa Street, drama director at Bethune.
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Pompano Beach – Samantha, Faith and Elizabeth are at least four years away from the collegiate pressures that lead so many students to drink alcohol and use drugs. But these three Pompano Beach Middle School students have already made a pledge to abstain.
On Friday, March 13 at 10:30 a.m., students from Pompano Middle will take part in “Above the Influence” and march from their school, 310 NE 6 St., to Pompano Beach High School, 600 NE 13 Ave. Members of the public are invited to join.
Hollywood students at Colbert Elementary Museum Magnet School were flying high after recently welcoming a special guest.
Pilot Barrington Irving, the youngest person to fly around the world solo, visited Colbert Elementary Museum Magnet School as part of his The Flying Classroom program.
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Colbert Elementary School Museum Magnet students and Captain Barrington Irving
The Flying Classroom exploration team, led by Captain Barrington Irving, a National Geographic Explorer who holds the Guinness World Record as the youngest person to fly solo around the world, will visit Colbert Elementary School Museum Magnet students. Irving will talk to students about his recent two-month trip to Asia, Indonesia and Australia in an airplane converted into a Flying Classroom.
Friday, January 16, 2015, 11 a.m.
Originally posted by the Hollywood Gazette on December 3, 2014
Sarah Kramer is learning how the real business world works.
As a senior, she is a student in the South Broward High School Linked Educational and Employment Opportunities (LEEO) program and is the ambassador from her school on a student project that involves the production and shipping of customized iPhone 6 cases. The project also includes Coral Springs and Plantation High Schools and a high school in Scotland.
The 2015-2016 application window for Broward County Public Schools Magnet Programs is open until February 11, 2015. Parents and students may consider the array of educational options available for the next school year and determine where they would like to apply.
New River Middle School to Unveil New Guy Harvey Designed Logo To Promote Marine Science Magnet Program
Unveiling Takes Place Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at 10 a.m.
The Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation (GHOF) is taking its mission directly into Broward County Public Schools classrooms with a fascinating hands-on approach involving marine documentaries, online lectures, teaching aids and even citizen partnerships from those looking to further the cause of ocean conservation.
South Broward High School was recently awarded Cambridge International School status by Cambridge International Examinations. It means that the Hollywood school will now offer Cambridge programs and qualifications, including English, marine science, art and design and physics, among others.
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