August 10, Wed. Magnet Camp Everglades
10:30 a.m. Amphitheater-Info Below
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Enjoy Camp Everglades
Incoming students to the Environmental Science and Everglades Restoration Magnet program will attend Camp Everglades on August 10, 2016.
At the annual event limited to magnet students, campers will meet their teachers, will see their classmates who come from 20 different middle schools throughout Broward County, and will get a taste of high school before other students. Make sure you register to ensure your spot at camp.
Freshmen Complete HOPE Course
See photos from the last freshman magnet trip: Canoeing in FIELD TRIPS.
UF Dual Enrollment
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Consider University of Florida Dual Enrollment.
Student eligibility requirements:
1) Be enrolled as a Junior or Senior for the 2016-2017 school year in a public, private, charter or homeschool. That means this year's Sophomores and Juniors!
2) Maintain a 3.5 unweighted GPA.
3) Take one of the three following tests:
SAT – with a 1490 composite score.
ACT – with a 21 composite score.
New SAT- with a 1000 composite score.
PSAT – with a 142 composite score.
New PSAT- with a 1030 composite score.
See Mrs. Kasper in the BRACE office for more information or help with registering.
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 11 years at SPHS.
Academic requirements are a 2.5 unweighted Grade Point Average (GPA) in English, Social Studies, Mathematics and Science and a level 3 on the FCAT reading or 50 percent or higher total math score on a nationally recognized test. All students must demonstrate good conduct.
Broward County Public Schools accepted applications for the 2016-2017 school year from December 1, 2015 through February 10, 2016.
The best way to apply was online: http://www.browardschoolsinnovativeprograms.
Applicants must submit copies of their most recent report card and test scores before the application is complete. Applications received or postmarked after the February 10, 2016 deadline will be processed lat a later date on a space-available basis. For the past 12 years, admission to South Plantation's magnet has gone to a random-selection process by the district.