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.
July 18, 2013
The Florida Board of Education voted 4-3 to change the formula used to calculate school grades.
July 17, 2013
Alyssa Mandel, The Out-of-Door Academy's bookish librarian, is equally adept at mysteries. For her new side job, she solves them by determining the authenticity of artworks.
July 16, 2013
The State Board of Education will meet at 10 a.m. today to discuss a recommendation to prevent school rankings from dropping more than one letter grade at a time.
July 13, 2013
Children ages 5 through 12 enjoyed a week of "Techno Club" themed activities during Kids R Kids Summer Camp July 8 through July 12.
Lakewood crowns students
Lakewood Ranch High School juniors Connor Jones and Kristen Mendez became school royalty March 31, after being named Mr. Mustang and Miss Lakewood Ranch.
MTI takes top awards
The Manatee Technical Institute Postsecondary Chapter of HOSA, formerly known as Health Occupations Students of America, dominated the Postsecondary-Collegiate Division at the HOSA State Leadership Conference April 3 through April 6, in Lake Buena Vista.
Schooled on Jazz
Students at Haile Middle School kept the audience’s toes tapping April 8, during the school’s Night of Jazz event.