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Get InSync with your local school using over 1200+ academic resources and activities for homework help, test prep, and more!  Sign-up with district code: OSCEOLA to use your FREE account for all district families and educators.  Click Here

Click Here to view a video of Superintendent Melba Luciano introducing families to this exciting new program.

 
District Establishes First Dual Enrollment Agreement With The University of Florida
The Osceola County School Board has approved for the first time an articulation agreement with the University of Florida (UF). This agreement provides high school students in Osceola County the opportunity to enhance their learning in Dual Enrollment courses that meet educational, career, and personal needs while enrolled in high school. Osceola stands out among Central Florida school districts for having this agreement with UF in place.
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Incoming Sixth Grade Student Orientation Night
In order to help incoming middle school students and parents become familiar with their new schools for next year, Osceola County middle and K-8 schools will host a Sixth Grade Student Orientation Night on the following date:
Incoming Sixth Grade Student Orientation Night
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: All middle and K-8 schools in the Osceola School District

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Open Enrollment For Osceola Virtual School
The School District of Osceola County prides itself on providing a variety of academic settings for students in an effort to reach its mission of “Education which inspires all to their highest potential.” As such, the school district offers eligible students the opportunity to enroll in a full-time virtual instruction program for the 2015-2016 school year through Osceola Virtual School.  Full-time virtual instruction students attend school from home with the daily support of certified teachers and supervision from a parent or guardian.
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Mark Your Calendars -- Kindergarten Roundup To Be Held At All Osceola Elementary Schools on May 7
It's time to register for kindergarten!  The Osceola School District will host Kindergarten Roundup on May 7, 2015, from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at all public elementary schools for parents of children who will be at least five years old on or before September 1, 2015.  Incoming kindergartners and their parents are invited to drop by their school during this time to:

--pick up a school registration packet for the 2015/2016 school year;
--meet teachers, principals, and other school staff;
--tour the school facility and learn about school procedures and programs; and
--find out ways to become involved at the school. 
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Osceola School District’s 2015 Education in the Park
Saturday, April 18, 2015
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Outside of Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee
Free family fun to celebrate Osceola education and students:
• Over 100 interactive booths showcasing Osceola’s public and charter schools, along with district-wide programs and community youth organizations, plus non-stop student entertainment;
• Exciting science experiments by Mad Science;
• KUA Kids’ Area Moon Walks, Zorb Ball and Trike Relays, Batting Cage, Human Bowling, Surf Simulator, Rock Climbing Wall, Face Painting, and Bungee Jump;
• The Food Truck craze is coming back to Education in the Park . . . discover fabulous eats with Food Truck Crazy. Fifteen food trucks will be in attendance offering something different, something delicious. Bring some cash to experience the area’s best food trucks and carts. Come hungry . . . just think of it as one large movable food court!  Read more...

State Assessment Questions and Answers
Click the link below for details about the Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) and the FCAT/FCAT 2.0 and End-of-Course (EOC) assessments that will be administered in 2014/15.

State Assessment Information in English and Spanish

No Early Release On Three Wednesdays During Statewide Testing - April 15, April 22, and April 29, 2015
The Osceola County School District is planning ahead for the upcoming spring administration of the Florida Standards Assessment by allowing students to have a full day of school on the Wednesdays when the test will be administered.  As such, parents should be advised that there will be no early release of students on the following Wednesdays:

April 15, 2015
April 22, 2015
April 29, 2015

Students will be dismissed from school those days as they normally would on a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. Read more...

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Chairman's Message
Osceola County School Board Chairman Tim Weisheyer invites you to learn more about the following important school district initiatives designed to enhance student success:

• Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics


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Osceola County School Board and Superintendent
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Back Row (left to right): Clarence Thacker, District 4, Jay Wheeler, District 1, Ricky Booth, District 5
Front Row (left to right): Tim Weisheyer, District 3 - Chair, Melba Luciano, Superintendent, Kelvin Soto, District 2 - Vice-Chair

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Bargaining Update: 2:30 PM
Board Workshop: 3:30 PM
Special Board Meeting: 5:30 PM
Public Hearing: 5:30 PM, 2015 Rulemaking Cycle C
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