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    Teen Trendsetters

    Teen Trendsetters
    January 12, 2015

    A hands-on, reading mentoring program that pairs high school students with elementary school students to improve literacy skills.




    Project 41 Volunteers

    Project 41 Volunteers
    January 12, 2015

    A special group of volunteers is making a huge impact at Parkside Elementary.


    Governor Rick Scott

    Governor Rick Scott Visits
    LWIT - January 9, 2015

    Governor Rick Scott announces $20 million for Florida's technical centers during a visit to Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology.



    Immokalee Volunteers
    December 18, 2014

    Check out the Immokalee Volunteers group in action at Eden Park Elementary.               

    Oakes Farms Tour

    Oak Farms Tour
    December 16, 2014

    Representatives from CCPS Nutrition Services toured Oakes Farms in December to see the partnership firsthand. Oakes Farms is the bid-winning distributor of fresh produce that reaches our students’ trays each school day for the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FVPP) and the Farm-to-School Snack Program (F2SS).


    District Digest


    JANUARY 12, 2015

    On this edition of District Digest we’ll learn about Literacy week in Florida and what’s planned here in Collier County Public Schools. Then we’ll get details about Super Science Saturday – the who, what, where, when, and why. We’ll meet with one of our middle school teachers, recently named State Teacher of the Year for Family & Consumer Sciences. And finally, we’ll learn more about a special partnership between the Immokalee Technical Center and a local agency to help teach English.


    District Digest

    DECEMBER 15, 2015

    On this edition of District Digest we'll talk about student volunteer hours, scholarships, and financial aid from a guidance counselors perspective. Then we'll congratulate a high school orchestra and choral director on his recent state teacher-of-the-year honor. We'll visit with one of the most decorated swimmers in district history Gulf Coast High Schools Elise Haan. And finally, we'll learn more about an upcoming annual art event that's fun for all ages!


    District Digest

    DECEMBER 1, 2014

    On this edition of District Digest we'll share details about Science Education Week and the Hour of Code that's coming up. Then we'll find out more about training opportunities for our teachers in areas of Advanced Studies. We'll learn about two great new programs at Parkside Elementary School. And finally, we'll answer some important questions about bicycle safety.


    District Digest

    NOVEMBER 14, 2014

    On this edition of District Digest we'll share some helpful prevention tips for parents during cold & flu season. Then we'll speak with a JROTC cadet and get a first-hand account of her experience with honor flight. We'll find out about two exciting new programs being offered at Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology as well as whats on the horizon. And finally, we'll learn about a community partnership that provides invaluable services to some of our students and their families.


    District Digest

    OCTOBER 27, 2014

    On this edition of District Digest we'll learn about an upcoming Identity Theft Forum and how folks can protect themselves. Then we'll discuss details of our first-ever Virtual Town Hall Meeting being held in November. We'll find out more about the multitude of college-prep opportunities for our students and what each offers. And finally, we'll talk about Sid the Science Kid - who is he and what does he do?


    Board Meetings

    Board Meeting School Board: Workshop Jan 20, 2015
    Part 1 of 3

    Board Workshop School Board: Workshop Jan 20, 2015
    Part 2 of 3

    Board Workshop School Board Workshop January 20, 2015
    Part 3 of 3

    Board Meeting School Board Meeting - January 13, 2015
    Part 1 of 2

    Board Meeting School Board Meeting - January 13, 2015
    Part 2 of 2