SARASOTA — To require recordings or not, was one of the major items on the Sarasota County School Board workshop on Tuesday afternoon.
Nearly 500 backpacks were placed on tables waiting for families to pull up and pick them up on Saturday morning at the Back 2 School Backpack …
With schools about to open, administrators, educators, social workers and others are gearing up to make sure no child is left behind.
Mandatory wage increases for low-wage workers in Charlotte County Public Schools is one of several factors pushing the coming year’s general b…
Executive Director Zelda Smith saw New Operation Cooper Street Inc. at its lowest point, but she didn’t give up on the program.
We know one thing for certain: The COVID-19 pandemic created challenges and difficulties for high school and college students, questioning the…
Charlotte County’s aspiring actors have the chance to return to the stage in July.
VENICE — The new Venice High School principal, Zoltan Kerestely, recently took over as head administrator for the facility.
NORTH PORT — There are a few days left to register for the Back to School Resource Fair.
By the time kids leave the third grade, they’re no longer learning to read. They’re reading to learn.
After two years of skipping the Florida Standards Assessment test, third graders throughout Florida sat down and took it this year — and most …
Local school officials say the state's ban on teaching critical race theory won't affect schools here.
Members of the Sarasota County School Board expressed concerns about a recent interview Bridget Ziegler did with Fox News during their Tuesday…
The Charlotte County School Board sat across from an unusually large crowd Tuesday waiting to hear the board’s vote on the current mask mandate.
A Charlotte County prodigy plans to graduate with his college bachelor’s degree and earn his high school diploma at the same time.
VENICE — The students in Venice High’s Class of 2021 aren’t the only people moving on now that the school year has ended.
VENICE — Morgan Koss, who just graduated from Venice High School, was awarded the 2021 Freeman Orthodontics Inspiration Award.
Not only did the pandemic challenge the way educators taught, but it took away lessons that made school special for kids.
NORTH PORT — Students at Atwater Elementary School will be enjoying some free breakfast as summer approaches.
OSPREY — The Pine View School for Intellectually Gifted graduated its Class of 2021 on Sunday afternoon in Sarasota.
Former Port Charlotte High School student Shannon Debus-Horn will be a contestant on “Jeopardy!” tonight.
One in 14 children in the U.S. lose a parent or sibling by the time they turn 18, according to Tidewell Hospice.
NORTH PORT — With a rainbow shining above them, more than 500 members of North Port High School’s Class of 2021 received encouragement and the…
Charlotte County Schools Superintendent Steve Dionisio will be recommending making masks optional.
OSPREY — As sports teams were kicked off their respective fields by the COVID-19 pandemic, so too was the Pine View Band program.