Press Releases

September 21, 2018

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is honored to be named District of the Year by Cambridge International. Representatives from Cambridge International presented the award during the September 18, 2018, School Board meeting. BCPS is the first district in the United States to receive the ...

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Today, Wednesday, August 29, 2018, Broward County School Board members, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Superintendent Robert W. Runcie and the Broward Teachers Union (BTU) held a news conference to thank the Broward community for its support of the Secure the Next Generation ...

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The Greater Broward Chapter of The Pap Corps will hold their charity “Welcome Back” event on Friday, September 21st at Cypress Head Clubhouse in Parkland.  This coed evening, Red Carpet Opening Night will accommodate more than 100 guests from the Coral Springs/Parkland area for cocktails, hors ...

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To help families prepare for the 2018/19 school year, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Back to School toolkit is now available on the District’s website at browardschools.com/backtoschool. The Back to School toolkit connects families to important information and resources, such ...

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) remains focused on providing safe and secure schools for our students, staff and communities.  We are committed to gathering information and learning from the events surrounding the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (MSD) tragedy, and to cooperating fully ...

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At the July 24, 2018 meeting, The School Board of Broward County, Florida approved the following items related to safety and security enhancements across the District: Video Surveillance Cameras Upgrade: The first phase of the project to upgrade the network of 10,000 real-time surveillance ...

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Broward Sheriff’s Office homicide detectives arrested Jonathan Lauf for the murder of his stepfather, John Licausi, in Tamarac.  At approximately 8:30 p.m. on July 24, 911 dispatchers received a call stating that Jonathan Lauf had stabbed his stepfather to death.    When BSO deputies ...

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Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced that the cities of Coral Springs and Parkland have been selected together as a finalist in the running to receive up to $1 million as part of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge, a program that aims to foster creative collaboration, address ...

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A Tamarac man was shot in broad daylight Sunday afternoon in unincorporated Central Broward County.  Broward Sheriff's Office homicide detectives are now asking the public for information that will help catch the killer.  Around 2:30 p.m. on July 8, 31-year-old Jeremy McKinnon was in the 2800 ...

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Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert W. Runcie recommended during today’s (Tuesday, June 26, 2018) School Board Meeting that two campus monitors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, who were previously reassigned to administrative (non-school) locations, be withdrawn from the ...

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