Public Notice – Hearing on Adoption of Recommended Instructional Materials

In accordance with Florida Statute 1006.283(8)(b), an open, noticed School Board hearing to receive public comment on the recommended instructional materials will be held on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at 10:15 AM in the auditorium at 40 Orange Street, St. Augustine, Florida.

The St. Johns County School District curriculum department representatives and adoption committee members including school and parent/resident representatives have completed the review process for the 2017-2018 Instructional Materials Adoption for Science. Materials that have been recommended to the School Board for adoption can be accessed via the link below.  Some print materials may be available for review. If you would like access to the available printed materials or require assistance reviewing the online resources, please call the Instructional Resources and Media Services office at 904.547.3947. Materials are available for review from 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM when district offices are open.

SJCSD-Science-Instructional-Materials-Review-2017-2018-Updated 12-19-17

For more information on the instructional materials adoption please visit:

http://www.stjohns.k12.fl.us/media/textbooks/adoption/

During the School Board hearing on January 9, 2018, a parent of a public school student or a resident of the county may proffer evidence that a recommended instructional material does not meet the criteria provided in Florida Statute 1006.31(2), taking into consideration course expectations based on the District’s comprehensive plan for student progression under Florida Statute 1008.25(2) and course descriptions in the course code directory.