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Top 10 Neighborhood Amenities in Cooper City, Someplace Special

Cooper City is a very special place. A family oriented community that has earned the reputation of being called "Someplace Special." While the City enjoys remembering its past, it understands the need to focus on the future. Cooper City is a great community and that is proud to have excellent schools, great community and recreational programs. If you are looking for a place to raise your family, this is the place.

David Posnack Jewish Community Center

The JCC is a Recreational, Sport Complex and Community Organization Open to the Public where kids and parent feel like home. They offer a great After Care Program and an a fantastic Summer Camp.
My kids attended the JCC for almost 6 years now and they don't get tired of it.
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Embassy Creek Elementary School

Embassy Creek Elementary school is a A School and one of the reasons parents move to Cooper City. They have a great Staff and parent volunteer involvement amazing. If you are looking for a great public School, with great teachers, this School is the one.

Cooper City Optimist

Cooper City Optimist Club promotes good sportsmanship and healthy competition. Every year 5000 kids are registered in the all year round 8 sports club they promote. Among them: Soccer, Basketball, Baseball, Flag Footbal, Cheerleading, etc. It is a volunteer driven organization and the parents interested can get involved. Great place to keep your kids entertained and healthy.

Embassy Lakes

Embassy Lakes is a gated community in Cooper City comprising nearly 1600 homes. The houses were built between 1990 and 1994 in various architectural designs. Many of the homes in the community are waterfront and have beautiful pools, textured ceramic tiles, marble and wood floors, hurricane shutters, French doors, and granite countertops. The community includes estate homes, one- and two-story single family homes, and townhomes. Embassy Lakes has an Olympic styled heated pool, clubhouse, three tot lots, six lighted tennis courts, lit basketball courts, volleyball courts, racquetball/handball courts, and a fitness center with sauna and locker rooms. The community is served by the best "A+" public schools. The elementary school is within walking distance from anywhere in the community. Embassy Lakes is located less than 30 minutes from the beach and close to supermarkets, retail stores, major malls, and restaurants.

Chesterbrook Academy

Chesterbrook Academy is a preschool that offers a safe, nurturing environment for kids to grow, learn and thrive. Their caring teachers will help your kids discover, learn, explore and develop. I have the fortune to be part of the Chesterbrook Family for 5 years. The teachers go above and beyond to make sure the kids are happy, estimated and safe.

Hollywood Beach

Hollywood Beach it is located at only 20 minutes from Cooper City. Besides the beauty of the weather Florida provides, there are activities all year round. The boardwalk was remodeled recently and looks amazing. Whether you want to have lunch, dinner, a drink or just go to the beach with your family, Hollywood Beach has it all! According to TripAdvisor Hollywood Beach is one of the best beaches in the U.S.

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Davie Ranch

Davie Ranch is a 10 acre equestrian facility. If you are looking for an equestrian facility this place provides you with a full service and training. Managed by their owners, makes customers have an experience far beyond pleasurable. Instructors are professionals, patient and very knowledgeable.

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is five miles away from Cooper City. This is a destination for fun and entertainment all year round. You can play (over 130 tables and 2,200 slots), you can dine (award-winning restaurants), you can stay (500 luxury guest rooms and suites), you can relax (Rock Spa or Tropical Pool Oasis), you can rock (experience live music), and you can party.

Open 24/7
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Sawgrass Mills

Sawgrass Mills is located 4 miles away from Cooper City. It is the # 1 Shopping Destination for locals and international visitors. 2 million square foot, and 44th largest mall in the world. Sawgrass Mill has one of the best prices you can find of any mall in Florida. You will need at least 2 days to enjoy it.
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Pioneer Middle School

Pioneer Middle School was built in 1976, the year the U.S. celebrated its Bicentennial. This is why the colors of the school were chosen red, white, and blue. The school has about 1,311 students enrolled and has as mission to provide an equal educational opportunity for all. The students, staff, parents, and the community work together in preparing the children in becoming a productive and successful member of society.

Student Growth Rating: 9 (9 out of 10) Rating based off of student gain points from 2013-2014 School Accountability Reports from the Florida Department of Education.
Test Score rating: 9 (9 out of 10) Score based off of 2013/2014 FCAT 2and EOC test results.

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Top 10 Neighborhood Amenities in Cooper City, Someplace Special