Category: Brevard Public Schools

WATCH REPLAY: Brevard Public Schools Board Holds Special Meeting to Approve Superintendent Separation Agreement

Dr. Mark Mullins will resign as Brevard Public Schools superintendent on Dec. 31, pending BPS board approval of the separation agreement. Brevard Public Schools Board Chairman Matt Susin called a special meeting for Monday for the approval of Mullin’s separation agreement. You can watch the meeting live starting at 9 a.m. on Space Coast Daily TV. […]

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Mark Mullins to Resign as Brevard Public Schools Superintendent Dec. 31, Agreement Pending BPS Board Approval

Dr. Mark Mullins will resign as Brevard Public Schools superintendent on Dec. 31, pending BPS board approval of the separation agreement. Brevard Public Schools Board Chairman Matt Susin called a special meeting for Monday for the approval of Mullin’s separation agreement. You can watch the meeting live starting at 9 a.m. on Space Coast Daily TV. […]

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Brevard Public Schools Board Chair Matt Susin to Hold Special Meeting to Consider Speaking Rules Changes

WATCH: During the Brevard Public Schools board meeting on May 10, 2022, a policy was passed to restrict the speaking time of individual speakers. Brevard Public Schools Board Chairman Matt Susin is calling a special meeting next week to get approval on returning the full three-minute speaking time to citizens wishing to address the school board. […]

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Educators, Community Leaders and Families Break Bread During Temple Terrace Boys and Girls Club Thanksgiving Feast

Educators, community leaders, and families broke bread together for the fifth straight Temple Terrace Boys and Girls Club Thanksgiving feast in Melbourne. School Board Chairman Matt Susin, above, Brevard Home Builders and Contractors Association Director John Thomas, and a host of various local companies sponsored turkey dinners and all the sides for the parents and children who live in the Temple Terrace community. […]

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WATCH: Brevard Public Schools Board Ousts Mark Mullins as Superintendent

Newly-elected Brevard County School Board members Gene Trent and Megan Wright have made an immediate impact on the direction of Brevard County public schools by teaming up with longtime BPS Board Member and newly-selected Chair Matt Susin, to remove Mark Mullins as superintendent. […]

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WATCH: Roderick Foster of Ronald McNair Magnet School Named BPS’ 2022-2023 Employee of the Year

WATCH: Congratulations go to Roderick Foster of Ronald McNair Magnet School as he has been named Brevard Public Schools 2022-2023 Employee of the Year. Meet all the outstanding finalists in the above video. […]

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Brevard Public Schools Break Ground on New Building at Viera High School, Will Open in August 2024

BPS is always moving forward. Today we held a groundbreaking for a new building at Viera High School. Thank you to Matthew Susin, Brevard County School Board Member, District 4, and Mark Mullins for discussing this project’s importance. Opening August 2024 […]

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Brevard Public Schools Destination Space Volunteers Wanted for Kennedy Space Center Study Trip

Brevard Public Schools announced that we are going back “live and in person” to the Kennedy Space Center for the 20th Anniversary of our Grade 6 Destination Space study trip program. […]

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2022-2023 Brevard Public Schools Employee of the Year Finalists Announced

The Brevard Public Schools 2022-2023 Employee of the Year finalist includes Ira Lightsey, Instructional Assistant- PreK Headstart, Mims Elementary; John Cruz, School Resource Officer, Astronaut High; Jacqueline Scislaw, Technology Associate III, Enterprise Elementary; Jamie Cabrera, School Secretary, Audubon Elementary; Lauren Dickens, Instructional Assistant II- Ex Ed, Meadowlane Intermediate; and Roderick Foster, Technology Associate II, McNair Magnet Middle. […]

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Brevard Public Schools Announces Dr. Mukesh & Vanita Gaglani Scholarship, West Shore Teacher & Staff Scholarship

The Dr. Mukesh & Vanita Gaglani Scholarship is named after the parents of Shiv Gaglani and his sister, Dr. Anushka Gaglani. Shiv graduated from West Shore in 2006, and Anushka graduated from Cocoa Beach International Baccalaureate in 2002. […]

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WATCH: Rep. Randy Fine Discusses Brevard Public Schools Property Tax Increase Proposal

WATCH: Randy Fine, State Representative for District 53, discusses items on the upcoming General Election ballot facing Brevard County voters and explains the list of amendments on the ballot for voters to choose from. […]

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Rep. Randy Fine Issues Challenge to Brevard Public Schools Officials to Debate Property Tax Increase

Florida State District 53 Representative Randy Fine has issued a challenge to Brevard Public Schools officials to a debate over the property tax increase proposal that will appear on the Nov. 8 ballot. “Voters deserve an open and spirited conversation on your ballot proposal to increase Brevard County property taxes by hundreds of millions of dollars. I am writing to challenge you to that debate,” said Fine. […]

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Tied Together of the Space Coast, Junior Achievement Help BPS Students Grow and Glow

Over the last few months, two local organizations have visited Brevard Public Schools secondary schools, educating young adults about things they may not learn from their average school curriculum. The first group, Tied Together of the Space Coast, teaches young men how to tie a tie. More than that, they teach boys the importance of a positive self-image and self-worth. […]

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Eastern Florida State College Launches Two New Bachelor’s Degrees to Tackle BPS Teacher Shortage

Eastern Florida State College is starting two new Bachelor’s Degree specializations in Education to help tackle a shortage of science teachers in grades 5-12 in Brevard Public Schools. Last year, Eastern Florida State College began its bachelor-level education program in conjunction with BPS by offering the first Biology Teacher specialization for grades 6-12 in the Science Teacher Education Bachelor of Science Degree. The two new programs will begin in the upcoming Spring Term that starts in January 2023. […]

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Brevard Public Schools and Local 1010 Union Agree on Tentative Contract, Vote to Ratify Agreement Set for October

Brevard Public Schools officials announced it has agreed to a new contract with the union for support staff, Local 1010 of the International Union of Painters & Allied Trades. The agreement will see eligible Local 1010 members receive a raise of 4.20%. […]

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Brevard Public Schools Will Run Regular Bus Routes Monday Despite Artemis 1 Launch Traffic

MARK MULLINS: The good news is traffic is expected to be close to normal by the time our schools release for the day, meaning our school buses and parents picking up their children should be able to avoid the worst of the traffic issues. We will be running our regular bus routes on Monday. […]

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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren to Host First Annual ‘Thousand Grands Walk’ Oct. 22

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office and Brevard Public Schools have partnered with the nonprofit agency Grandparents Raising Grandchildren of Brevard County to host Brevard’s first annual “Thousand Grands Walk” on Saturday, Oct. 22. This free event will take place at the Viera High School track. […]

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Brevard Public Schools Opens New Fire Academy CTE Program at Palm Bay Magnet High School

Brevard Public Schools added yet another program to their Career and Technical Education roster this school year, with the addition of the Firefighting Academy. On Friday, Aug. 12, a Ribbon Cutting was held to celebrate the kick-off of the new program. […]

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