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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.

 

No Early Release On Three Wednesdays During Statewide Testing - April 15, April 22, and April 29, 2015
The Osceola County School District is planning ahead for the upcoming spring administration of the Florida Standards Assessment by allowing students to have a full day of school on the Wednesdays when the test will be administered.  As such, parents should be advised that there will be no early release of students on the following Wednesdays:

April 15, 2015
April 22, 2015
April 29, 2015

Students will be dismissed from school those days as they normally would on a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. Read more...

Osceola School District To Hold Voluntary Prekindergarten Registration Roundups
Osceola County parents with a child who will be four years old by September 1, 2015, are invited to register him or her for the Osceola School District's 2015-2016 Voluntary Prekindergarten Program (VPK). The Osceola Center for Early Learning will host a series of VPK Registration Roundups. Read more...

Osceola County School District Invites Community To See How STEM Education Will Inspire Next Generation of Innovators
~Held in Partnership with Discovery Education, Event Will Demonstrate to Families and Community Members How STEM Education Engages Students and Prepares Them for the World Beyond the Classroom

WHAT:
On Thursday, February 26, The Osceola County School District is sponsoring a collaboration between Discovery Intermediate School and Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms. Discovery Intermediate will be the first middle school in the county awarded this collaborative opportunity. Trained leaders from Discovery Intermediate will support this school-wide project. The event to unveil this partnership will be an engaging community night demonstrating the real-world applications of STEM lessons. During the event, students, families and community members will have the unique opportunity to experience inquiry-based, STEM learning environments that prepare students to succeed in the global economy. Read more...

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Parkway Middle's International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Program For 2015-2016
Parkway Middle will host an International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years program Parent Informational Meeting on Wednesday, February 18, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Important program information, including application requirements and deadlines, will be provided at this meeting.  Read more...

Financial Aid Assistance Available To Help Osceola Students And Adults Reach Their Dreams Of Higher Education
There is money available for college!  Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation.  Seniors in high school and adults wanting to go back to school can get financial help to attend college by filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is the federal government's instrument for calculating need-based financial aid and the official document used by every college and university to determine eligibility for federal student aid.  The form must be completed by students and parents each year to apply for all types of federal, state, or college-sponsored financial aid, including grants, some scholarships, educational loans, and work programs.  The FAFSA deadline is May 1, 2015, but students are encouraged to check with the institution they will be attending for their FAFSA deadline as it may be different.  Read more...

Incoming Ninth Grade Student Orientation Nights
Any time a student transitions from one school to the next, it can be an exciting time for the child and parent alike. Usually, there are plenty of questions and fears of the unknown. In order to help students and parents become familiar with their new schools for next year, the Osceola School District will be hosting the following Ninth Grade Student Orientation Nights for current eighth grade students and their parents: Read more...
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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
School Board
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

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Board Workshop - 4:00 PM, Short-Term Rental Impact Fee/Urban School Design
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Board Workshop - 4:00 PM, Health Insurance/State Mandates
Special Meeting - 5:30 PM
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