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    Coach Mark Jackson

    Meet the Newest Cougar
    July 2015

    CCPS heads out onto the field to get to know the new head football coach at Barron Collier High School, Coach Mark Jackson.

    LHS Greenhouse Project

    Lely High School Greenhouse Project
    June 2015

    Teacher Jackie Williams of Lely High School shares with us a greenhouse project put together by her Modified Curriculum students.


    Giraffe Video Conference at Naples Zoo
    May 28, 2015

    In cooperation with Naples Zoo and Dr. Julian Fennessy of the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, Collier County Public Schools participated in a live three-way broadcast interactively connecting local second graders to giraffes and keepers in the Zoo and with Dr. Fennessy in Windhoek, Namibia, Africa.


    Pelican Marsh Elementary Honors Dr. Gasparino
    May 27, 2015

    The Pelican Marsh Elementary PTO put together a special event to honor retiring Principal Jim Gasparino. The group surprised Dr. Gasparino with a bench dedicated to his service as principal of the school for the past 12 years.

    VME Leadership Day

    Veterans Memorial Elementary Leadership Day
    May 22, 2015

    Veterans Memorial Elementary held its annual Leadership Day to showcase to the community what being a Leader in Me school is all about. 

    Board Meetings

     Special Board Meeting
    School Board Meeting & Tentative Budget Hearing
    July 28, 2015
    Special Board Meeting
    School Board Meeting
    June 9, 2015 
    Part 1 of 3
    School Board Meeting
    June 9, 2015 
    Part 2 of 3
    School Board Meeting
    June 9, 2015 
    Part 3 of 3
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    District Digest

    MAY 11

    JUNE 1, 2015

    This week on District Digest, we learn the best ways to keep learning alive during the summer break. Plus, we'll learn about the District's summer food program. And finally, we'll share some important summer safety tips for our students, parents, and the community.

    MAY 11

    MAY 11, 2015

    This week a very special Employee of the Year edition of District Digest where you'll get the chance to meet the Districts Teachers of the Year and School-Related Employee of the Year. First, we talk with the Elementary Teacher of the Year Ashley Turner and then Middle School Teacher of the Year Morgan Summa. High School Teacher of the Year Pat Metcalf and Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year Bob Jackson stop by. And finally, youll meet our School-Related Employee of the Year Jim Bourland.

    APRIL 6


    APRIL 6, 2015

    This week a very special Golden Apple edition of District Digest you'll get the chance to meet the Golden Apple class of 2015. We will visit first with Susan Alger-DeCaster of Laurel Oak Elementary School. And then spend some time with Ed Laudise of Lorenzo Walker Technical High School as well as Lacey Rosenblum of Naples High School. You'll also hear from Tamzon Reed-Hamilton of Immokalee High School and Stephanie Scott from Lorenzo Walker Technical High School.


    DD March 23

    MARCH 23, 2015

    This week on District Digest, Kindergarten round-up is officially underway. We’ll talk to one principal about what to expect and why these events are so important to attend. Plus, we’ll learn about an upcoming event aimed at honoring middle schoolers who have made significant achievements. Then, we’ll showcase the winners of the Collier County JROTC Drill Meet. And finally, we will highlight our great partnership with the Collier County Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.


    March 2

     MARCH 2, 2015

    This week on District Digest we’ll learn how the district is preparing in the event the measles outbreak reaches our schools. Then we’ll talk about the district’s efforts to recruit new teachers. And finally, we’ll highlight the many academic events taking place this semester.