Feb. 21, 22, 23 Arthur Marshal Lila
Juniors to Loxahatchee (West Palm Beach)
Feb. 24 Florida Bay
Juniors to Everglades National Park
March 1 Fishing
Freshmen (Heritage Park)
March 9, 10, 13 Shark Valley
Freshmen (Tram at Everglades National Park)
April 6 Senior Symposium
8 am-noon Amphitheater
May 12 Magnet Awards
Paladin Playhouse and Amphitheater
May 15 Snorkling
Seniors at John Pennekamp State Park
Field Trip Forms
Juniors to Everglades National Park:
Freshmen to Shark Valley
Winter is Here...
Keep warm in the classroom or on field trips. Order an official magnet sweatshirt or jacket. Download the form and bring in a check with the completed order form. Samples are in the magnet office and the display case outside the amphitheater.
Open House Welcomes Students
Prospective students and parent enjoyed the magnet program in action at the Open House on January 25.
Visitors saw the academic program, athletics and enjoyed a drama presentation. They met teachers, students, parents, coaches and administrators. They operated robots, pet animals, flew drones and enjoyed refreshments. Applications for the 2017-18 school year must be submitted by February 8.
Photos from previous last year's open house can be seen in EVENTS.
Read a current magnet newsletter:
Follow the magnet on Twitter or Facebook
www.Facebook.com/Fans of the Everglades Restoration Magnet
Magnet Stories In the News:
WSVN Covers Drone Competition
The inaugural Broward County drone competition took place Dec. 10 to encourage the S.T.E.M. (science technology engineering mathematics) student participation.
BECON covers guest speaker:
View clips from the actual presentation by author of Frackopoly, Wenohan Hauter, that explains the dangers of Fracking.
NBC Focus on Education
Science Magnet prepares students to be knowledgable environmental stewards.
Apply for the Magnet
South Plantation's Environmental Science and Everglades Restoration magnet is open to all eligible students throughout Broward County. Free transportation is available. District uses random selection when applicant numbers exceed the available spaces, which has occurred for the last 13 years at SPHS.
The application window ran from December 1, 2016 through February 8, 2017. Details about eligibility are in APPLICATIONS. Apply online at:
http://browardschools.com/magnet-programs. Or download the print application: