SARASOTA — Earlier this year, a major controversy ensued after Sarasota County Schools Superintendent Todd Bowden received a four-year contract extension that made it more difficult for the School Board to fire him. This week, he will be evaluated for his performance this past school year.
SARASOTA — The Education Foundation of Sarasota County Inc. is looking for volunteers to help students fill out their financial aid applications.
SARASOTA — Area teachers are invited to hear from nearly 50 arts, culture and science providers who will discuss field trips and in-class learning experiences that will be available this school year.
The Sarasota County School Board will host a public hearing tonight to adopt the final budget and millage rate for the 2019-2020 school year.
SARASOTA — Members of the community said the Sarasota County Schools board should feel "ashamed" for the situation between one of its leaders and an administrative assistant.
With a new school year comes new state-mandated provisions for school safety. Most of the changes can be traced back to the passage of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act, passed in 2018 by the Florida Legislature and signed into law by former Gov. Rick Scott.