Kati Pearson, Director of the Teaching & Learning Department at Lake County Schools, was recently selected as one of 25 educators for the 2013 Emerging Leaders program by ASCD.
When one of the students at Cypress Ridge was diagnosed with Leukemia about six years ago, the students and staff wanted to do something to make a difference for this student and his family.
Third graders at Beverly Shores Elementary recently learned about being good citizens and doing good deeds through their Social Studies lessons and wanted to put it into practice.
With students heading off for summer vacation, the Lake County School District, including District offices and school sites, began summer hours today.
The remaining Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) scores were released today by the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) for reading in 4th-10th grade, math in 4th-8th grade, science in 5th and 8th grade, and end-of-course (EOC) exams for Algebra I, Biology I, Geometry and U.S. History. (FCAT scores for 3rd grade reading and math as well as 4th, 8th and 10th grade writing were released two weeks ago.)
Toward the end of the school year, AP Government teachers Thomas Utsman and Brent Balkaran took their students on an educational field trip to the Lake County Judicial Center.
The Lake County Association of Educational Office Professionals recently awarded seven Lake County seniors with scholarships at its annual banquet.
With numerous state honors and awards garnered each year, nothing may top winning the Premier Chapter Award for the Groveland Middle School FFA program.