Working together to stay well, be fit

Highland Lakes Elementary staff participated in the Lowry Park ZOOZoom 5K.  Read more

Helping families stay safe and healthy

Campbell Park Elementary's Health and Safety Fair featured nutritious snacks and wellness tips.  Read more

Meet the Outstanding Educator of the Year

Kevin Ford, award-winning band director at Tarpon Springs High School, wins the prestigious honor.  Read more

Literacy the focus of Read Across America Day

Students, teachers and Dr. Michael A. Grego took part in reading activities across the county.  Read more


Families encouraged to attend round-ups for kindergarten

If you have a child entering kindergarten, Pinellas County Schools is offering families a free informational open house called Kindergarten Round-up. The district is holding two round-ups, one in Mid-County on Tuesday, April 29 and Thursday, May 15 in North County. Pinellas County Schools staff will be on hand during these events to discuss with families what to expect from kindergarten, locate their... Read more

Schools observe National Autism Awareness Month

PHOTO: Dunedin Elementary School's three ASD units celebrated Autism Awareness Month around campus. April has been recognized as Autism Awareness Month. At Osceola Middle School, a drop out prevention class, taught by Alison Blanco and Cindy Parramore, has worked with the ASD class the entire school year. They have served as reading buddies, researched autism, wrote and presented reports in front of the class... Read more

Largo High student awarded a $20,000 scholarship

Chelsea Henderson, a senior at Largo High School, has been awarded a $20,000 scholarship through the Dell Scholars Program that will assist Chelsea in her higher education pursuit. The Dell Scholars Program awards 300 scholarships annually nationwide to students who show determination to succeed in college. Grades are not the only factor. The Dell Scholars Program recognizes academic potential and determination in students... Read more