Robert Runcie

Jamya Guyton  (Source: CBS4)

Some Broward Students Happy To Start New School Year

After a summer off, students across Broward were packing cars and buses for the first day of the school year.

08/24/2015

Walker Elementary School in Fort Lauderdale (Source: CBS4)

Failing School To Shine Bright On First Day Of Class In Fort Lauderdale

The doors don’t open to students until next week, but there is already a lot of action behind the scenes at Walker Elementary School, one of 14 failing elementary schools in Broward which is undergoing a dramatic change as part of a state-mandated effort to fix low-performing campuses.

CBS Miami–08/20/2015

CBS4's Natalia Zea with Miami-Dade Schools Supt. Alberto Carvalho and Broward Schools Supt. Robert Runcie. (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Back-to-School With the Superintendents

Natalia Zea sits down for extended one-one interviews with Miami-Dade Schools Supt. Alberto Carvalho and Broward Schools Supt. Robert Runcie.

CBS4–08/16/2015

The problems are many at Stranahan High -- a condemned portable with moldy floors and collapsed ceilings, air conditioning and heating systems that routinely shut off, decaying pipes, leaky roofs exposed wires near the pool and holes in the covering where kids eat lunch. (Courtesy: Sun-Sentinel)

Stranahan High Community Demands Fixes To “Embarrassing” Problems

Parents, teachers and students gathered at Stranahan High School in Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday to make their voices heard about the state of one of the Broward’s oldest high schools.

07/15/2015

Deyab-Houssein Wardani, 14, says he walked into French class at Cypress Bay High School last month wearing a hoodie and his teacher called him a 'rag-head Taliban.' (Source: CBS4)

Dad Outraged Over Teacher’s Alleged Racist Comments To Son

The father of a high school student is pressing for a French teacher’s suspension or firing after she reportedly called his son a “rag-head Taliban.”

03/02/2015

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New School Year Brings Some Changes For South Florida Students

Bells will sound Monday morning, ringing in the first day of the 2014-2015 school year.

08/16/2014

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Taxpayers Weigh-In On Broward School Bond Spending Plan

Voters in Broward County will decide if $800,000 bond issue will go to fix county schools in-need of repairs.

08/12/2014

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Broward School In Need Of Makeover Wants Voter Approval For $800M School Bond Issue

The Broward School District is asking voters to approve an $800 million bond issue in November for repairs, renovations and technology upgrades at public schools.

05/13/2014

Kimanie King in bond court on Friday, April 18, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Piper High Stabbing Suspect Bonds Out Of Jail

A South Florida high school student, charged with attempted murder in the stabbing of a classmate at Piper High School in Sunrise made his first appearance in bond court Friday.

CBS Miami–04/18/2014

Sunrise Police are investigating a stabbing between two students at Piper High School on April 17,2014. (Source: CBS4)

Student Stabbed At Piper High School In Sunrise

Sunrise Police are investigating a stabbing between two students at a Piper High School on Thursday.

04/17/2014

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