East Lake High golfer wins state award

When he was only 5 years old, Jake Beausir had his left eye removed and lost nearly all his vision in his right eye but that hasn’t stopped his love of sports or his academic pursuits.  View story

Drum circle brings cultural awareness

Tarpon Springs High PMAC celebrates a monthly culture observance.  View story

View PCS winter sports schedules

Pinellas County Schools fall sports are underway. Game schedules can be found on the district’s website.  View schedules

2015-16 annual budget approved

The Pinellas County School Board approved an annual budget for 2015-16 at the final budget hearing on Tuesday, Sept. 8.  View budget

PCS Journal

Superintendent Michael Grego discusses a variety of topics in this edition of PCS Journal with Al Ruechel.  View more


Win $500 in second annual The Power of Song contest

The Power of Song Inc., as part of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, St. Petersburg, presents the 2nd annual The Power of Song Music Contest. The contest is for students to perform a song from the Civil Rights Movement vocally, instrumentally or dance. There are cash prizes of $500 for 1st place; $250 for 2nd; $100 for third. The contest... Read more

New web series The Why of Teaching makes debut

The Why of Teaching is a new web series that will allow viewers to witness teaching strategies and processes that are occurring in the district as we strive for 100% student success. If you are not an educator, this is a great opportunity to see what’s on teachers’ minds and what’s happening in classrooms. Part one of this... Read more

Support Employee of the Year finalists named

The district announced the finalists for Support Employee of the Year today. The six finalists represent one top winner in each category. The Support Employee of the Year finalists for 2015-2016 are:
  • Classroom Support: Haydee Marrero-Valdes, ESE Associate, Boca Ciega High
  • Clerical: Valerie Jones, Library Media Assistant / Clerical Assistant, Jamerson Elementary School
  • Food Service: Michelle Ondick, Food Service Assistant, Cross Bayou Elementary
  • Maintenance/Safety/Health: Gerald Niles, Police... Read more