Blanche Ely High School Celebrates Grand Opening of New Outdoor Innovative Dining Area

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Takes Place Thursday, August 26, at 11:45 a.m. 

WHO: School Board Members, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Interim Superintendent Dr. Vickie L. Cartwright, School and District Leadership, Business Leaders, and Community Members

WHAT: Blanche Ely High School is celebrating the grand opening of its new outdoor innovative dining area with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The new space includes special features to keep technology resources at students’ fingertips. The project is part of the District’s SMART bond program.

WHEN:    Thursday, August 26, 2021, at 11:45 a.m.

WHERE:  Blanche Ely High School

              1201 NW 6th Avenue

               Pompano Beach, FL 33060


Media must check in with the school’s front office upon arrival on campus. A mask or face covering is required.






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