Broward County Public Schools Update on Hurricane Matthew

Today, Wednesday, October 5th, Broward County Public Schools evening classes, after school activities, clubs and events are CANCELLED.

Aftercare program services are available today for all families who normally participate in the program. However, parents are encouraged to pick their children up early in preparation for the impending weather conditions.

All District schools and offices will be CLOSED on Thursday, October 6 and Friday, October 7, 2016.

Given the uncertainty regarding the potential impact of Hurricane Matthew to our community – Broward County Public Schools is CANCELLING all activities and events for Saturday, October 8 and Sunday, October 9, 2016. This includes field trips, facility leases, clubs, competitions, etc.

District operations for Monday, October 10, 2016, will depend on the District’s assessment of the impact of Hurricane Matthew.

The District will continue to provide information updates via a variety of communication channels, including the District’s website (, robocalls, mobile app notifications, social media (on Twitter @browardschools and on Facebook and through BECON-TV and the local media. The District will also continue to update its Information Hotline, 754-321-0321, with the latest information.

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