Archive for January, 2013

Recap of School Board Workshop for January 2013

CSMS iPad Visit 01-29-2013

Recap of School Board Workshop for January 2013 About once or so  each  year the school board has a traveling board meeting which takes place at the schools.  This week’s workshop was one of those meetings.  I truly enjoy these traveling workshops because we get a chance to collectively see our districts programs, schools and […]

LHS/CF Student Wins Leadership 4 Life Fellowship Scholarship

Wade McDonald and family

LHS/CF Student Wins Leadership 4 Life Fellowship Scholarship I had the great honor of attending a surprise announcement and celebration for Wade McDonald who was selected one out of only five students in Florida for the Leadership 4 Life Fellowship through the Take Stock in Children program. I encourage you if you haven’t already to […]

CRHS Health Academy Students Have Success at HOSA Regionals!

2013 CRHS Health Academy  students at HOSA Regionals

CRHS Health Academy Students Have Success at HOSA Regionals! Congratulations to Crystal River High School Health Academy student on their great success at the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) Regionals competitive in Ocala this past weekend. These competitive events build a foundation of confidence and skills that will last a lifetime in their professional career. […]

Galaxy of Stars 2013

Galaxy of Stars 2013

Galaxy of Stars 2013 Last Thursday we attended the annual Galaxy of Stars to recognize our 2014 Teachers of the Year and the 2013 School-Related Employees of the Year.  This annual event is presented by the Citrus County Educational Foundation with sponsored support of the Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union, Bright House Networks and Crystal […]

CRHS Health Academy’s Becca Miller take Silver at HOSA

HOSA Silver Award

CRHS Health Academy’s Becca Miller take Silver at HOSA Congratulations to Crystal River High School Health Academy student Becca Miller for winning ‘Silver’ in the ‘Nursing Assist’ event at the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)  regionals competitive in Ocala.  Miss Miller competed against students from 40 others around the state. Well done Becca! Your […]

Taxing Authorities Response to Duke’s Letter

Joint Letter Title

Taxing Authorities Response to Duke’s Letter On January 17, 2013, R. Alexander “Alex” Glenn, Duke/Progress Energy Florida’s CEO sent a letter to Citrus County Commissioners; Citrus County Property Appraiser;  Citrus County Schools Superintendent; and the Citrus County Sheriff giving notice that it would not pay more than $19million on its 2013 Property Tax Return.  It […]