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BCPS Celebrates the 17th Annual Kids of Character and Staff of Character Awards

Monday, April 17, 2017
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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) celebrates the 17th Annual Kids of Character and Staff of Character Awards!  A special recognition ceremony takes place on Monday, April 24, 2017, at 7 p.m. at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Amaturo Theater, 201 SW Fifth Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33312.  Media are invited to cover the ceremony!
The event, which is sponsored by the Sun-Sentinel and Publix, celebrates students and staff who were nominated by their schools for demonstrating outstanding character throughout the year, including cooperation, responsibility, citizenship, kindness, respect, honesty, self-control and tolerance.  Congratulations to the following honorees:

For more information, contact Kimberly Young-Oliveras, Character Education, BCPS Diversity, Prevention & Intervention Department, at 754-321-1644.

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest school district in the nation and the second largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962. BCPS has over 271,000 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 236 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 99 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population, with students representing 208 different countries and 181 different languages. To learn more, visit browardschools.com. Follow BCPS on Twitter @browardschools and Facebook at facebook.com/browardschools, and download the free BCPS mobile app.