Author visits school

"Elf on the Shelf" author Carol Aebersold visits Brooker Creek Elementary.  Read more

Executive PASS Program recruits new partners

Pinellas County School leaders recruit businesses for PASS Program.  Read more

Learning Policy addresses student concussions

PCS leaders address students with concussion-related injuries.  Read more

Celebrating graduation!

Several PCS teachers recently earned advanced degrees.  Read more

Countywide Graduation held

Nearly 200 students participate in Countywide Graduation.  Read more


Mentoring program for minority boys continues to grow as it starts fourth year

PHOTO: Kenny Irby, Poynter's senior faculty and director of community relations and the director of The Write Field initiative, speaks to the new Write Field participants. The Write Field, a mentoring program for minority middle school boys, held its opening session Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg. Rod Carter, the morning news anchor for WFLA News Channel 8, was... Read more

Student tours available at Pinellas County’s solid waste facility

Math. Economics. Ecology. Physics. There's more than trash at Pinellas County's integrated solid waste facility at Bridgeway Acres – there's education. Students of all ages and education levels can tour Pinellas County's award-winning campus. The tour includes one of the largest waste-to-energy facilities in the world, the sanitary landfill and special recycling operations. From discovering where trash goes, to seeing how its energy... Read more

Pinellas County Schools wins prestigious national wellness award

The district's Risk Management and Insurance Department received a national Well Workplace Award by Welcoa, also known as The Wellness Council of America. Welcoa is considered one of the nation's foremost authorities on building high-performing, healthy workplaces. The district received a Gold designation, which is awarded to companies "that have successfully built comprehensive worksite wellness initiatives and are demonstrating and documenting concrete outcomes,"... Read more