Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students Honored for Exemplary Community Activism at HandsOn Broward Awards

May 18, 2018


On Friday, May 11, local student volunteers between the ages of 5 and 18 were honored for their extraordinary service to the Broward County community at HandsOn Broward's Youth Impact Awards. The honorees were celebrated at a dinner reception held at Junior Achievement of South Florida, located in nearby Coconut Creek.

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Broward County PTO/PTA Meet and Greet About Security and Safety, May 15

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Broward County PTOs/PTAs will hold a meet and greet to discuss school security and safety on May 15 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  The event will take place at St. Mary Magdalene Church, 1400 Riverside Drive, in Coral Springs.

Local Students Show Admiration For Marjory Stoneman Douglas Teachers With Personalized Gift Bags

PARKLAND, FL - Teacher Appreciation Week at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is especially meaningful this year.

What started out as a bat mitzvah project for Stacie Boyar's 12-year-old daughter, Skylar, became a service project to show Marjory Stoneman Douglas teachers love and support following the February 14 tragedy. The project received an ...

SOS Parkland: Focused on School Security to Protect All Children

PARKLAND, FL – For Parkland resident, Bo Landy, school security became his mission after the February 14th tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas.  Landy now serves as Founder and Executive Director of SOS Parkland.

He said, “I created SOS Parkland in the wake of the February 14th shooting at Stoneman Douglas because that event really underscored the need for significant ...

Superintendent Robert Runcie Provides Update Following Forum on School Safety

PARKLAND, FL - During Tuesday's School Board meeting, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Superintendent Robert W. Runcie provided an update regarding issues and concerns raised by speakers during last week’s Forum on School Safety.

Watch the Superintendent’s Report during the April 24, 2018, School Board Meeting:

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MSD Dance Marathon Raises More Than $66,000 for Children's Miracle Network

PARKLAND, FL - Marjory Stoneman Douglas students, volunteers, staff and alumni held a MSD Dance Marathon on Saturday and raised $66,283.17 for the Children's Miracle Network hospitals. 

Mayor Christine Hunschofsky said, "There was great energy at the MSD Dance Marathon!  Amazing job by all the volunteers, students and staff!  Congratulations on beating the record for ...

Hundreds Come Together to Celebrate Diversity at Multicultural & Fine Arts Night

PARKLAND, FL - Heron Heights Elementary and Westglades Middle School jointly held their annual Multicultural and Fine Arts Night last night. Based on the attendance at this community event in prior years, the Parent/Teacher Organization’s event organizers decided to move it to a larger venue to accommodate more attendees, performers and presenters.

Upon entry to Westglades, ...

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BCPS High Schools Among the Nation’s Best, as Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

May 16, 2018

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is home to 16 of the nation’s best high schools, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 Best High Schools national rankings. The rankings evaluate more than 20,500 public high schools nationwide to identify schools that best serve all of their students. U.S. News ranks high schools both nationally and by state to show how well ...