Archive for January, 2016

Citrus County School Board 2016 Winter Communication

Citrus County School Board 2016 Winter Communication There is a great deal of excellent information in this Communication so please take time to review it. Click on images below or follow this link to download and print the 2016 Winter Communication: https://thomastalks.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/CCSB_Chronicle_01-31-2016.pdf                           […]

Citrus Students Conference with NASA Engineer and former alumni

Citrus Students Conference with NASA Engineer and former alumni On Thursday, January 28th, 2016 in remembrance of the 30th anniversary of the Challenger tragedy where 7 astronauts (including the first teacher in space Christa McAullife) 73 seconds after liftoff. The 5th grade classes at Citrus Springs Elementary School used Google Hangouts to interview Dr. Eric […]

School Board has workshop on Mental Health

School Board has workshop on Mental Health At last Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 school board workshop, our board received a detailed update on how our schools monitor, evacuate, and address mental health with our students and staff.  This was an important workshop for our board and community to have happen and I am grateful that […]

Congratulations to the TOY & SPOY at Galaxy of the Stars

Congratulations to the TOY & SPOY at Galaxy of the Stars Congratulation to this year’s Citrus County Teacher of the Year is Kyle Jaecks of Central Ridge Elementary and Support person of the Year is Jennifer Woods of Lecanto Primary. What an amazing evening we had at the annual ‘Galaxy of the Stars’ celebrating our […]

Legislator wants State to control Charter decisions

Legislator wants State to control Charter Decisions Lawmakers propose taking away more local school control Florida local school boards continue to have their constitutional authority threatened by the State Legislature. The latest is Florida House of Representative Manny Diaz Jr., R-Hialeah who has proposed HJR 759 an amendment to the Florida Constitution that would give Charter […]

CCSB approves Legislative Platform and a Resolution on State Assessment & Accountability System

CCSB approves Legislative Platform and a Resolution on State Assessment & Accountability System So proud of our Citrus County School Board who voted to joined the Florida School Board Associations in adopting the 2016 Legislative Platform and a Resolution on State Assessment & Accountability System. The Legislative Platform calls for: Halt the practice of using […]