August 14, 2013
Local teachers and school staff members have been busy preparing to welcome the Manatee County School District’s roughly 42,000 students back into classrooms.
August 13, 2013
The Manatee County Public School District and Manatee Education Association today announced they have reached a tentative settlement regarding raises.
August 7, 2013
Manatee County middle- and high-school students participated in the 2013 Future Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) National Leadership Conference last month, in Nashville, competed against 3,600 students nationwide and brought home nine medals.
August 6, 2013
Starting Aug. 7, parents of Manatee County School District students can call an information line to ask questions about the coming school year.
August 2, 2013
Several East County elementary schools today and Saturday will host uniform fairs for new and returning students.
July 31, 2013
Data released last week shows East County elementary and middle schools are mostly an exception to falling school grades statewide. Five schools received 'A' grades.
July 26, 2013
Data released today shows East County elementary and middle schools are mostly an exception to falling school grades statewide.
July 26, 2013
Millage rates are expected to decrease, but the Manatee County School District anticipates rising home values to bring in more revenue.
July 25, 2013
The Manatee County School Board will discuss its preliminary $564.89 million budget tonight.
July 22, 2013
Superintendent Rick Mills has chosen a new investigator in the Office of Professional Standards, an exceptional student education director and a director of planning and performance management — pending school board approval tonight.
Daylight Saving Time starts 2 a.m. Sunday, so be sure to set your alarm accordingly.
The Tabernacle Christian School middle school student Lauren Medred, an East County resident, earned top vocal honors, taking first place in vocal solo female category of the Florida League of Christian School’s Festival of the Academics and Arts Feb. 28 and March 1 at Southeastern University in Lakeland.
Manatee County schools dominated a state technology competition with five of six top-three finishes earned by Manatee County schools during the 35th annual Technology Student Association State Competition late February.