Around PCS in Photos

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

Two PCS schools win national video contest

Northwest Elementary won first place and Brooker Creek Elementary won third place in the national Incredible JiJi Believer Season 2 Video Challenge.  View more

2014-15 Coaches and Athletes of the Year named

Pinellas County Schools named its 2014-15 Coaches and Athletes of the Year.  Read more

STEM summer camps expose students to robotics

Pinellas County elementary and middle school students are participating in the first ever summer STEM Robotic camps.  View more


USF St. Petersburg invites alumni and friends to celebrate 50th anniversary

Pinellas County School employees that are alumni or supporters of the University of South Florida St. Petersburg are invited to participate in the kickoff of a yearlong celebration of the university's 50th anniversary. The celebration will begin with an ice cream social from 2 to 3 p.m., Wednesday, July 1, at the school's University Student Center. All alumni and campus friends are invited... Read more

Wells Fargo volunteers help Melrose Elementary paint a fresh coat

Volunteers from Wells Fargo recently helped Melrose Elementary School by painting two of the school's older portable classroom buildings. Rich Engwall from the Pinellas Education Foundation coordinated the effort. Doug Abbott, the district's area maintenance supervisor assisted with the paint purchase. Mike Randall and Patrick Curry, Melrose Elementary head plant operator, were also instrumental in the effort. In addition to painting, Wells Fargo... Read more

PCS names new principals

School Board members approved the appointment of two new principals at Thursday's regular meeting.
  • Lisa H. Brown, Assistant Principal at Skycrest Elementary School, was appointed Principal, of San Jose Elementary School.
  • Robert C. Florio, Assistant Principal at John Hopkins Middle School, was appointed Principal of Dixie Hollins High School
Brown began her career in Pinellas County Schools in 1989. In addition to her current position,... Read more