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Broward County Public Schools

600 SE Third Ave.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL  33301

Broward County Public Schools is the sixth largest public school system in the country.  There are 255,738 students in 284 schools.  With a 138 Elementary Schools, 43 Middle Schools, 33 High Schools, 16 Adult/Vocational Schools, 16 Centers and 56 Charter Schools.

Broward County Public Schools Ethnic Statistics are as follows:

African American 37%
Hispanic 24%
Other Misc. 39%


There are over 2,000 students in the Broward County Public School District that have autism.  If the classroom teacher is not meeting the student’s needs, there are additional support services which may be provided.  Such as, The Exceptional Education Specialist, Speech Language Pathologist, reading coach, guidance counselors, family counselors, autism coach, area and district program staff, occupational therapist, teacher of behavioral support and others.  

The following is a list of other disabilities in which children may qualify for support services:

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Learning Disabilities

Visual Impairment

Brain Injuries


The ESE Specialist at your child’s school is the best place to get information on all the supports and services offered by the Broward County Public Schools.

Broward County Public Schools Procedural Safeguards for Students with a Disability 

Broward County Public School Exceptional Student Education Policies and Procedures

Learn about Individualized Education Programs (IEP).  

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