Turnaround Arts Innovtive Program - Frequently Asked Questions

 Carla Dirlikov with Broward County Students

What is the Turnaround Arts Program?

The Turnaround Arts Broward Program will support Bethune Elementary School, Lake Forest Elementary School and Walker Elementary School to integrate a research-based, cohesive arts education model and standards throughout the curriculum, evaluate an innovative whole school arts program and build partnerships with the community to sustain arts integration.

Where are the Turnaround Arts programs located?

Bethune Elementary School
2400 Meade Street
Hollywood, FL 33020

Lake Forest Elementary School
3550 SW 48 Avenue
Hollywood, FL 33023

Walker Elementary School
1001 NW 4 Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Who can participate?

Elementary school students attending a Turnaround Arts school may participate in the Turnaround Arts program.  There is no academic criteria to attend and transportation will be provided within identified areas/zones.

What are the benefits for my child?

Children may benefit from attending a Turnaround Arts school by being participating in an academically challenging curriculum, specialized arts integration classes, arts enrichment experiences and school-wide performances. 

How can I apply?

An application to attend Performing and Visual Arts Magnet Programs at Bethune Elementary and Walker Elementary may be accessed online beginning December 1, 2016.

For more information on attending Lake Forest Elementary, call 754-323-6350.