The School Board of Broward County, Florida, prohibits any policy or procedure which results in discrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, marital status, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation. Individuals who wish to file a discrimination and/or harassment complaint may call the Director, Equal Educational Opportunities/ADA Compliance Department at 754-321-2150 or Teletype Machine (TTY) 754-321-2158
Emergency/Silence Hurts Tip-line at (754) 321-0911. Inform stakeholders that anyone wishing to file a report can also make a report via email to email@example.com or via text message by texting 'SBBC' [space],
plus the text message to CRIMES (274637). TipSoft SMS also allows us to respond by text message to the originating cell phone without ever knowing the identity of the individual who left the tip. The user’s information is always given an alias and a unique ID before being sent. This secure application allows the tipster and the investigator to have two-way dialog while always keeping the user’s identity completely anonymous. The School Board of Broward County encourages students to report information about any non-urgent illegal activity, such as vandalism, theft, the sale and distribution of drugs or information about crimes that are being planned.
CONGRATULATIONS Panther Run!
The District has recognized our PIF-WIAMAD - “Pay It Forward” and “Who I Am Makes A Difference” culture and program as a District Best Practice Award winner. The Florida Association of School Administrators (FASA) has awarded our PIF-WIAMAD Culture the Little Red Schoolhouse Award! Thanks to all of you for modeling and epitomizing the PIF-WIAMAD spirit . Thank you for your commitment and dedication to this philosophy and for caring for others! Way to go!!!!!
To keep our families informed we utilize the:
PARENTLINK® AUTOMATED PHONE CALL OUT SYSTEM
ParentLink® is a parental involvement tool that helps teachers, administrators and other school personnel increase, improve and promote connections & communications between the school and the homes of our students. ParentLink® provides us with the ability to:
• Automatically deliver truancy notification calls to students’ homes
• Deliver phone messages about school functions and other non emergency
• Deliver phone messages concerning school or District emergency situations.
We utilize ParentLink® throughout the year for calls to parents regarding: attendance, field trips and to deliver home messages about our after school, family night and other programs and events. So don’t be surprised if you pick up your phone and it’s ParentLink® calling with exciting news about our next big event!
OPEN HOUSE is on Wednesday, August 31st from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Please join us at Open House on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. All grade levels and classes will have Open House on this night. We ask that you try to make arrangements for your children so you can attend Open House. Open House is an opportunity for you to learn the academic expectations for the year. Teachers share important information at this event including curriculum overview, expectations, homework, classroom procedures and plans for the year. The schedule of activities for Open House is:
6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. All parents will meet in the cafeteria for a short welcome, PTA, SAC & SAF overviews.
6:35 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. First informational session, classroom curriculum will be discussed and shared.
7:05 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Second informational session, classroom curriculum will be discussed and shared.
7:35 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Third informational session, classroom curriculum will be discussed and shared.
The same information is shared at all three sessions. This accommodates parents with more than one child and allows for parents to attend sessions with more than one teacher.
We hope all of our parents will make the time to attend this very important event. See you there
We need & want you!!! Volunteers for the 2016 -2017 School year will be needed. But you MUST apply - everyone MUST Apply again this year.
NEW AGAIN THIS YEAR ALL volunteers MUST complete the online registration application for the 2016-17 school year. There will be NO carryover or continued volunteers from last year as in the past.
The online application is now available and those who want to volunteer may do so now. The volunteer application can be found on the following site:
If you have additional questions or concerns, please contact Volunteer Services at 754-321-2300.