BOOKS OF THE MONTH
December 10 - Human Rights Day is celebrated on December 10th each year and is marked by speeches and activities designed to bring attention to the issues surrounding Human Rights worldwide. The United Nations issued the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 10, 1948.
December 21 or 22 - Winter Solstice (Northern) History. The Winter Solstice happens every year around December 21 or 22. It marks the shortest day of the year as the Northern Hemisphere is angled the farthest away from the Sun on this day.
"UPDATED SCHOOL CROSSING GUARD LOCATIONS 2013-2014"
Thurgood Marshall Elementary (City of Fort Lauderdale) Click Here for Map.
Parents, for safety reasons, all students walking to Thurgood Marshall Elementary School must use the crossing guards located at NW 19 Street and NW 15 Avenue, at the Pedestrian Traffic Signal and NW 19 Street and Powerline Road. When the students reach Powerline Road they can walk south to NW 13 Street, where there are school crossing guards stationed to cross the students onto the corner of the school property.
Students who reside south of NW 19 Street and north of Sunrise Boulevard and between NW 15 Avenue and Powerline Road, need to walk the internal residential streets either north or south to NW 13 Street. Take NW 13 Street east to Powerline Road where there are school crossing guards stationed to cross the students onto the corner of the school property.
"HIPAA Privacy Notice, Policy 5.8"
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Mission & Vision Belief
- Our MISSION is to ensure that all students attain maximum academic achievement while striving to enable every student to accept responsibility and become self-reliant productive contributors to society.
- Our VISION is to provide a rigorous differentiated and technology-rich curriculum to ensure that our students will either meet or exceed district and state achievement levels in reading, math, writing, and science.
New Website Initiative
Welcome to the 2013-2014 school year and our new website! Broward Schools has developed a new initiative which provides all schools in Broward County with great websites - at no out-of-pocket cost to the school. One of the goals of this initiative is to enhance communication between us. Our school is so proud to be able to participate.
In a few months, our website will have advertising and this advertising will (1) fund the cost of the website and (2) a percentage of profits generated will be shared back to our school. Therefore, please use our website and check back here often as your participation will help us generate income!