The School District of Osceola County, Florida

Safe & Drug-Free Schools

Safe & Drug-Free Schools of Osceola County, Florida encourages character education, drug/safety prevention and awareness by providing resources, training and services to the school district and community.



Safe & Drug-Free Schools of Osceola County is funded by a grant from the Florida Department of Education. The program's purpose is to integrate prevention strategies in Kindergarten through
Grade 12 in Osceola County Schools and to
provide support to targeted prevention programs
in high needs areas.

"Creating Character in Osceola County" helps ensure character education is taught in every
public school in the county.


Stop Bullying
“Stop Bullying Now” is the recommended bullying prevention campaign/program for the School District of Osceola County, Florida.  Information about “Stop Bullying Now” can be accessed at
For more information, contact
Helpful Links
Donna Gasiorowski
Sheri Weretka
Drug/Alchol/Tobacco Prevention
Resource Specialist
Resource Specialist
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Mothers Against Drunk Drivers
Parents. The Anti-Drug
--Creating Character in Osceola County - Documentation Sheet
Partnership for a Drug-Free America
STOP Underage Drinking
--Red Ribbon Week  - Elementary / Secondary

--Bullying Prevention

--Safe & Drug-Free Schools Advisory Committee
--Osceola County Teen Summit
--Literature Circles
--SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions)
--SWAT (Students Working Against Tobacco)

Bullying Prevention
STOP Bullying Now

Students at Hickory Tree Elementary School
National Youth Violence Prevention
National Crime Prevention Council
Violence Prevention & Health
Department of Justice-Kids & Youth
National Youth Violence Prevention
School Violence Prevention
National Center for Injury Prevention