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Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 06:55 PM EST

Broward School Board Approves Earlier Start Date in 2018

Broward School Board Approves Earlier Start Date in 2018

School board members will vote on the proposed calendar for next school year, which would include starting the school year on Wednesday, August 15th.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 06:22 PM EST

Brag About Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

Brag About Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

Volumes could be written about the superlatives associated with Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School. Let's start with the marching band, the reigning state champions. The kids have earned the right to toot...

Monday, Nov 27, 2017 at 05:54 AM EST

New Florida Law Expected to Increase Textbook Challenges

New Florida Law Expected to Increase Textbook Challenges

Under a bill passed by the Florida Legislature this year, any district resident — regardless of whether they have a child in school — can now challenge material.

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 10:02 AM EST

Brag About Your School: Stranahan High School

Brag About Your School: Stranahan High School

After more than five decades serving kids in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, Stranahan High School has earned icon status. The home of the Dragons, however, isn't looking back, the focus is firmly on the needs of...

Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 at 05:01 AM EST

Brag About Your School: Norland Senior High

Brag About Your School: Norland Senior High

NBC 6 goes to Norland Senior High School in northeast Miami-Dade, which is seeing graduation rates and enrollment increase.

Friday, Nov 10, 2017 at 07:26 PM EST

SWAG on 6: Undocumented Student Is an Example for Others

SWAG on 6: Undocumented Student Is an Example for Others

Katherine Almendarez is a straight-A kid at the School for Advanced Studies, a public school in which all the students are juniors and seniors who graduate with high school diplomas and AA degrees from...

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 06:34 PM EST

Three Sets of Twins Nominated for Silver Knight Award

Three Sets of Twins Nominated for Silver Knight Award

Dr. Michael Krop High's nominees for the Silver Knight Awards are 15 top-notch kids, with one fascinating detail.

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 07:30 AM EST

Educator Creates Program Inspiring Children to Succeed

Educator Creates Program Inspiring Children to Succeed

Sheneka Brown started Inspire One Success, an organization geared toward helping students in grades K-12 with reading and math. But it's not just about bettering students in subjects - it's also something...

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 06:31 PM EST

Broward Schools Superintendent Gets New Contract

Broward Schools Superintendent Gets New Contract

Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie gets a new contract.

Monday, Nov 6, 2017 at 06:35 PM EST

Brag About Piper High School

Brag About Piper High School

When a school’s been educating students for 45 years, it becomes a pillar of the community, the kind of place generations of family members attend. That’s what Piper High School in Sunrise is to central Broward...

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