Around PCS in Photos

Around PCS in Photos uses pictures to explore the district’s outstanding academic opportunities, exciting events, and special achievements and recognitions.  View more

Clearwater Fundamental wins MATHCOUNTS

Clearwater Fundamental recently won first place at the Pinellas Chapter level and advanced to the 2015 Florida state competition  View more

District shines light on Type 1 diabetes

PCS employees encouraged to join the JDRF One Walk team for diabetes research  Read more

Buc’s Shelton Quarles stresses the value of reading

Family Literacy Night, a 21st Century iClass event at Campbell Park Elementary provides parents and students helpful literacy tips.  Read more

Women in STEM inspire students

More than 25 female STEM professionals from throughout Pinellas County took time out of their busy schedules recently to speak with students about their careers.  View more


Pinellas Virtual School Meet and Greet Series Starts Tuesday

virtual compressedPinellas Virtual School, a local online PCS K-12 school, will kick-off its Meet & Greet series this Tuesday from 9 to 11 a.m. at Panera Bread in Oldsmar. It's an opportunity for families interested in online learning to speak with school administrators and ask questions about virtual school. Part-time enrollment in the... Read more

PCS world languages teacher given leadership award

PHOTO: Pamela Benton (l) with Linda Zins-Adams, the Southern Conference on Language Teaching's president. The Southern Conference on Language Teaching (SCOLT) awarded Pamela Benton, a Pinellas County Schools Spanish and French teacher at Hospital Homebound and Teleschool, the 2015 SCOLT President's Award for Leadership. Benton was given the award at SCOLT's annual conference which was held March 5-6 in Atlanta, Ga. Benton was selected... Read more

PRIDE awards recognize academic achievement

Pinellas County Schools students will be honored for their academic achievement and commitment to learning at this year's PRIDE (Program to Recognize Initiative and Distinction in Education) awards. The PRIDE awards recognize fifth-grade students who excel in math, science, social studies and writing and eighth-grade students who excel in math, science, social studies, writing and world languages. The students will be honored during a... Read more