Parents and students who reside in the north area of Broward County are invited to explore their magnet school choices at a North Area Magnet Showcase on Monday, December 9, 2013 from 5:00pm-9:00pm at Broward College, North Campus in the Omni Auditorium located at 1000 Coconut Creek Boulevard in Coconut Creek.
Parents and students:
Join us at the South Area Middle School Magnet Showcase. on Wednesday, November 6th, 6pm-8:30pm at Attucks Middle School 3500 N. 22nd Ave in Hollywood.
Pompano Beach High School, an International Affairs and Information Technology magnet school, is hosting three education administrators from Brazil for two weeks as part of the 2013 Educational Seminar International Exchange Program. The Educational Seminar takes place from October 17-28, 2013, and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and Broward County Public Schools.
By Douglas Jordan
Originally posted by WaterfrontTimes.com on Sept. 4, 2013
Emily Hall of Hollywood is just crazy for sharks.
An up-close encounter with the streamlined, toothy predators sparked the 16-year-old junior’s interest in joining the marine magnet program at South Broward High School.
Originally posted by Sun Sentinel Deerfield Forum on May 4, 2013
This just in from the magnet coordinator at Deerfield Beach High School: the communications and broadcast arts magnet program brought home top honors for the school's newspaper, The Pathfinder, from the Florida Scholastic Press Association Convention in Orlando.
In addition to the award for top high school newspaper in the state, The Pathfinder won kudos for layout and design as well as for writing and editing.
President Obama Tries Students’ Bicycle-Powered Filtration System
Northeast High School student inventors Payton Kaar and Kiona Elliot, were hosted by President Obama today (April 22, 2013) at the White House Science Fair, where they were celebrated with student winners of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) competitions from across the country. The President, also on the occasion, announced new steps as part of his Educate to Innovate campaign, an all-hands-on-deck effort to get more girls and boys inspired to excel in these key subjects.
Driftwood Middle School was named a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon school by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Chair of White House Council on Environmental Quality Nancy Sutley, and Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Bob Persiacepe. Driftwood Middle is among the 64 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools honored for their exemplary efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, promote better health, and ensure effective environmental education, including civics and green career pathways.
Watch this video of students from South Broward High School's Marine magnet program join a team of researchers from the University of Miami on a shark-tagging trip.
The Theatre Program at Parkway Middle School of the Arts, the ONLY Performing and Visual Arts Middle School Magnet in Broward County, is taking students way out of the box to explore Shakespeare in a new and vibrant way; they will perform the Scottish tragedy Macbeth amid the art on display across three stories at the 1310 Gallery in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.