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


Principals selected for new elementary model schools of technology

Garyn Boyd, Principal of Seventy-Fourth Street Elementary School, will head the new Center for Innovation and Digital Learning at Kings Highway Elementary School, and Robert A. Kalach, Jr., Principal of Safety Harbor Elementary School, will lead the new Center for Innovation and Digital Learning at Gulf Beaches Elementary School. School Board members voted to approve the appointments at their April 22 meeting. The... Read more

School Board approves new professional development plan for employees

School Board members approved a new Deliberate Practice Plan to replace the Individual Professional Development Plan. Pinellas County Schools has used the Individual Professional Development Plan (IPDP) as part of the evaluation system to support teacher growth. The new plan was revised by a district team that included teachers, principals, assistant principals, executive leadership, Human Resources, Professional Development, Strategic Communications and the Pinellas Classroom... Read more

Seven PCS students win a total of 10 National Scholastic Art Awards, including first “3D Systems Award”

PHOTO: Eric Voorhis, a senior at the Pinellas County Center for the Arts at Gibbs High School, won a national Scholastic Art Award for his "Visual Representations of Audio Files," a 3D sculpture. Seven Pinellas County Schools students have won a total of 10 national awards in the 2014 Scholastic Art Awards. They will be honored at the National Awards Ceremony... Read more