For the 2018-2019 school year, the Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) for grades 3-6 Reading and Mathematics will be administered as paper-based tests. This is a change from the previous transition to computer-based testing.
February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month. Throughout the month, the CTE Department will highlight the wonderful work accomplished in our classrooms.
The CHARACTER COUNTS! Steering Committee is calling all walkers, runners and fitness enthusiasts to participate in the CHARACTER COUNTS! 6 Pillars 6K/3K Run/Walk on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 9 a.m. The run/walk will begin and end at Palencia Elementary School located at 355 Palencia Village Drive, St. Augustine.
Substitute teachers -- please take a moment to read the new edition of the Substantial Newsletter for January 2019.
The St. Johns County School District High School Showcase helps families learn more about the Programs of Choice which are available at each high school. This year, the High School Showcase will be held Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 3:30 – 7:00 pm at the World Golf Village Convention Center.
View a list of options for student transfer and choice offered by the St. Johns County School District. Also review the dates for submission of hardship waivers and employee transfers for the 2019-2020 school year.
Danny Erb, a mathematics teacher at Pedro Menendez High School, was named St. Johns County School District's Teacher of the Year for the 2018-2019 school year at a banquet on January 17 presented by Investing in Kids! (INK!).
On February 12 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, the ESE Parent Advisory of St. Johns County School District Exceptional Student Education will welcome Maggie Maurice, CTRS, and Megan Hyman M.S., OT/L of Brooks Rehabilitation to provide an overview of the free programs offered by Brooks Rehabilitation for kids from birth to 17 years old.
The St. Johns County School District will have an open recruitment fair for elementary and secondary positions on February 23rd. This fair is designed for candidates to be interviewed by numerous administrators in short interview rounds.
The annual 60-day Legislative Session begins on March 5 and is shaping up to be an active year as committees in both the House and Senate are currently meeting.