Press Releases

January 17, 2019

PARKLAND, FL- Broward County Public Schools provided a progress report on recommendations made by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission Initial Report.  The progress report outlines the District's priorities and include the status on the District's efforts in fulfilling ...

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SHERIFF GREGORY TONY PROMOTES BSO VETERANS PIO Number: 19-1-14 Date: January 15, 2019 On Monday, Sheriff Gregory Tony promoted four Broward Sheriff’s Office veterans who collectively have more than 100 years of service.  “Since my appointment Friday, I have been meeting with leaders ...

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PARKLAND, FL-  Broward Sheriff Scott Israel has informed the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission in writing of important steps the Broward Sheriff's Office has taken in response to the February 14 attack, including proposed changes in direct response to the commission's ...

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PARKLAND, FL-  Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) students will start the 2019/20 school year on Wednesday, August 14, 2019. The first day for teachers is Wednesday, August 7, 2019. The new school year calendar follows the current school year’s early, midweek start. The School Board of ...

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Cleveland Clinic has announced a new regional leadership structure in Florida, anticipated to begin in January 2019. This new leadership team will provide oversight for its current Florida hospital in Weston and its facilities including Coral Springs Family Health Center, Palm Beach Gardens, ...

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Recently, investigators from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission presented their findings to Commission members. Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) anticipates receiving additional information from the Commission this week related to the investigation, including ...

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  Parkland, FL- Today, Tuesday, November 20, 2018, The School Board of Broward County, Florida, elected Heather P. Brinkworth (District 3) as Chair and Donna P. Korn (Countywide At-Large, Seat 8) as Vice Chair. The nominations and election took place during the School Board’s Annual ...

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is excited to announce that the School Choice application window for the 2019/20 school year takes place December 1, 2018 – February 6, 2019. Parents and guardians are encouraged to explore all of the District’s School Choice options available for their ...

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The Greater Broward Chapter of The Pap Corps will hold their 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at the Woodlands Country Club in Tamarac, Florida.  This tournament will provide much needed fundraising for cancer research at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of ...

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Now in its 26th year, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) students and community volunteers join Harvest Drive, Inc. to help families in need during the holiday season. “Children Helping Children” is the recurring theme for the Harvest Drive. Students from 180 schools participate in yearlong ...

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is proud to receive three recent grant awards from the U.S. Department of Justice. The combined total of the three grants is more than $1.3 million to support school-safety related programs across BCPS. The grants are authorized by the STOP School Violence Act ...

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