PARKLAND, FL- Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) continues to monitor Hurricane Dorian and work closely with emergency and safety officials. 

Although the hurricane’s projected path remains uncertain, families and employees are encouraged to prepare.

At this time:

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  • All District schools and departments will operate on normal schedules on Thursday, August 29, and Friday, August 30, 2019. 
  • All after school activities will continue as scheduled on Thursday, August 29, and Friday August 30.
  • All student activities, including athletic games, practices and clubs are cancelled on Saturday, August 31 – Monday, September 2.
  • BCPS professional development activities are cancelled on Saturday, August 31 – Monday, September 2.

All District schools and departments are closed on Monday, September 2, in honor of the Labor Day holiday.

Our top priority is to ensure the safety of our students, staff and community. BCPS encourages families and staff to:

•     Watch local news

•     Prepare your family and home

•     Check the District’s Storm Resource Center

•     Check the National Hurricane Center website at


The District will continue to provide information and updates via a variety of communication channels, including the District website (, robocalls, social media (Twitter @browardschools and on Facebook, the free BCPS mobile app, BECON-TV and local media. The District will also update its Information Hotline at 754-321-0321.