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Free Homework Help for Students and Parents


Get InSync with your local school using over 1200+ academic resources and activities for homework help, test prep, and more!  Sign-up with district code: OSCEOLA to use your FREE account for all district families and educators.  Click Here

Click Here to view a video of Superintendent Melba Luciano introducing families to this exciting new program.

 
Student Assessments For Current School Year
On April 14, 2015, Governor Scott signed House Bill 7069 into law which contains widespread, immediate implications for Florida school districts regarding student assessments for this current school year. Due to the untimely passing of the legislation at this late date in the school year, a variety of different actions are being taken by school districts across the state in regards to student assessments. After collecting input from a variety of sources and careful consideration regarding this issue, Superintendent Luciano has deemed it beneficial for students and teachers to continue with Osceola's current design to administer end-of-year assessments in the 2014/2015 school year with limited exceptions.

In deciding upon Osceola’s position, the most overarching and pervasive dynamic is the issue of fairness to teachers and students. Superintendent Luciano's position on the subject can be found in a letter to staff.

Click here to view the letter.

Mark Your Calendars -- Kindergarten Roundup To Be Held At All Osceola Elementary Schools on May 7
It's time to register for kindergarten!  The Osceola School District will host Kindergarten Roundup on May 7, 2015, from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at all public elementary schools for parents of children who will be at least five years old on or before September 1, 2015.  Incoming kindergartners and their parents are invited to drop by their school during this time to:

--pick up a school registration packet for the 2015/2016 school year;
--meet teachers, principals, and other school staff;
--tour the school facility and learn about school procedures and programs; and
--find out ways to become involved at the school. 
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Incoming Sixth Grade Student Orientation Night
In order to help incoming middle school students and parents become familiar with their new schools for next year, Osceola County middle and K-8 schools will host a Sixth Grade Student Orientation Night on the following date:
Incoming Sixth Grade Student Orientation Night
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: All middle and K-8 schools in the Osceola School District

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Open Enrollment For Osceola Virtual School
The School District of Osceola County prides itself on providing a variety of academic settings for students in an effort to reach its mission of “Education which inspires all to their highest potential.” As such, the school district offers eligible students the opportunity to enroll in a full-time virtual instruction program for the 2015-2016 school year through Osceola Virtual School.  Full-time virtual instruction students attend school from home with the daily support of certified teachers and supervision from a parent or guardian.
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State Assessment Questions and Answers
Click the link below for details about the Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) and the FCAT/FCAT 2.0 and End-of-Course (EOC) assessments that will be administered in 2014/15.

State Assessment Information in English and Spanish

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Chairman's Message
Osceola County School Board Chairman Tim Weisheyer invites you to learn more about the following important school district initiatives designed to enhance student success:

• Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics


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Osceola County School Board and Superintendent
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Back Row (left to right): Clarence Thacker, District 4, Jay Wheeler, District 1, Ricky Booth, District 5
Front Row (left to right): Tim Weisheyer, District 3 - Chair, Melba Luciano, Superintendent, Kelvin Soto, District 2 - Vice-Chair

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Regular Meeting: 5:30 PM
Board Workshop: Code of Student Conduct, 5:30 PM

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Board Workshop: Energy Contracts, 3:00 PM
Special Meeting: 5:30 PM
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Board Workshop: 2015-16 Strategic Plan, 1:00 PM
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