Education

May 16, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – When Chrystal Samuel was hit by a car in her neighborhood last summer, the Coral Springs teacher was worried she would not walk again any time soon. But the 31-year-old was just as concerned that her students at Renaissance Charter School at Coral Springs had a teacher the ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 10 new cases of COVID-19 between April 25–May 1 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on May 7. There are now a total of 250 cases in Parkland schools through May 7.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's Latest ...

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PARKLAND, FL – As she whizzed above her school in a U.S. Navy Blue Angels jet this week, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Principal Michelle Kefford pulled out her cell phone and recorded the moment. “There it is, there it is,” she said smiling, sitting in the back of an F/A-18 Super Hornet, ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 5 new cases of COVID-19 between April 18–April 24 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on April 30. There are now a total of 240 cases in Parkland schools through April 30.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL – This week, U.S. News & World Report released its ranking of the 2021 Best High Schools in the nation. How did Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School do compared to other schools nationally? The ranking of more than 17,800 public high schools is broken down for Florida and the ...

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PARKLAND, FL - The U.S. Navy Blue Angels have selected Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Principal Michelle Kefford to be their “Key Influencer” flier in advance of the 2021 Fort Lauderdale Air Show, it was announced Tuesday by show officials. The Blue Angels will headline the Fort Lauderdale ...

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PARKLAND, FL- In a reversal from his statements earlier in the day, Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie announced on Tuesday evening his plans to resign from his post as Broward Superintendent. The announcement came after meeting with the Broward County School Board. The majority of ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Despite being indicted for perjury last week, Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie vowed Tuesday to continue leading the nation’s sixth-largest school system. In a new video released Tuesday morning, Runcie said he has gotten support to continue on with his ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 8 new cases of COVID-19 between April 11–April 17 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on April 23. There are now a total of 235 cases in Parkland schools through April 17.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Two unrelated incidents in Coral Springs – shooting and missing teenage – on Wednesday morning led to a heavy police response and lockdown of schools in the north part of the city, as well as in Parkland. Police continue investigating the shooting in the 10700 block of NW 54 ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie has been arrested on a perjury in an official proceeding charge. He was booked at the Broward County Jail on Wednesday, according to the jail’s website. This is a developing story.   Follow us ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 8 new cases of COVID-19 between April 4 - April 10 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on April 16. There are now a total of 227 cases in Parkland schools through April 10.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- When Broward County public schools reopen this August, students will return to old-fashioned, class-based learning, Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie said Wednesday. The 2021-2022 school year will open “with 100 percent, in-person, traditional, face-to-face instruction ...

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PARKLAND, FL- In honor of Women's History Month, Florida State Representative Christine Hunschofsky held an essay contest with the theme "Valiant Women of the Vote: Refusing to be Silenced." Stoneman Douglas freshman Jacey Brauner was chosen as the winner of the contest, and her subject ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 15 new cases of COVID-19 between March 28- April 3 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on March 26. There are now a total of 219 cases in Parkland schools through April 3.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- As the school year turns the corner towards summer, many parents are making plans for activities that will be available to their children as the world slowly opens from the pandemic. The Coder School in Coral Springs has prepared a summer schedule that is geared directly towards ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – In the back of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, a small field is giving life to tomatoes, cucumbers, mangos, and other fruits and vegetables. For years, students and teachers have planted seeds and trees and built a hydroponic garden and flower beds in the area known as ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 13 new cases of COVID-19 between March 21- March 27 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on March 26. There are now a total of 204 cases in Parkland schools through March 20.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Women. Influential in all aspects from families to CEO to entrepreneur. March is the month to celebrate them and their multitude of accomplishments. Every year, the National Women’s History Alliance selects a yearly theme. The 2021 Women’s History Month is a continuation of 2020- ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) announced the schedule of graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2021. Stoneman Douglas High School graduation will be held on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. The ceremony will be held at Inter Miami CF Stadium (formerly Lockhart ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 9 new cases of COVID-19 between March 14- March 20 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on March 26. There are now a total of 191 cases in Parkland schools through March 20.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Gina Rose Montalto would have graduated from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School this year. Montalto, a member of the Class of 2021, was a victim of the mass shooting at MSD High School in February 2018. Gina was known for having a huge heart to help others. In honor of Gina and ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 11 new cases of COVID-19 between March 7- March 13 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on March 19. There are now a total of 182 cases in Parkland school through March 13.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Somerset Parkland Academy's newest venture into the world of fundraising events took another positive turn last week. The Somerset VIPP's (Very Involved Parkland Parents) organized a remarkable book drive that helped the school fundraising efforts, created a memorable event for the ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 11 new cases of COVID-19 between February 28-March 6 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on March 12. There are now a total of 171 cases in Parkland school through March 6.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The Heron Heights PTO is hosting the HHE Virtual Adult Spring Auction to support school programming.  Local businesses made the auction possible by donating over 300 items to be auctioned off. Items to bid on include local sports, hotels, vacations, spas, museums, restaurants, ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Westglades Middle School Athletics is teaming up with Coral Springs Middle School Athletics and Pepperoni Grill to offer 2020-2021 Marjory Stoneman Douglas (MSD) Athlete Scholarships. The scholarships will be given to outgoing student athletes from MSD in support of their higher ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Parents who are looking for an alternative education option in Parkland have a new chance to learn more about the school just around the corner from many local residents. Somerset Parkland Academy, which opened its doors last August, is hosting a Virtual Open House on Monday to help ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Four of the seven Parkland schools reported new cases of COVID-19 between February 21-27 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on March 5. Mary Help of Christians, Park Trails and Somerset Parkland Academy did not report new cases. There were 9 new ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The single fastest growing area of education in 2021 is in the world of technology.  For local parents, one of the great challenges of education is figuring out how to place their children on a path for success years down the road. One of the very few "sure things" over the next few ...

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