Friday, August 04, 2017
Pasco Expands Free Breakfast Program
Land O’ Lakes, FL – (August 3, 2017) -- Pasco County Schools announces an amendment to its policy for serving meals to students under the School Breakfast Programs for the 2017-2018 school year. All students will be served breakfast at no charge at the following sites:
Achieve Center of Pasco
Bayonet Point Middle
Chester W. Taylor Elementary
Cotee River Elementary
Crews Lake Middle
Fox Hollow Elementary
Gulf High School
Gulf Highlands Elementary
Gulf Trace Elementary
James Irvin Ed. Center
James M. Marlowe Elementary
Learning Lodge Academy
Mary Giella Elementary
Mittye P. Locke Elem
Moon Lake Elementary
Paul Smith Middle
Quail Hollow Elementary
R.B. Stewart Middle
Rodney B. Cox Elem
San Antonio Elem
Seven Spring Elementary
Shady Hills Elementary
West Zephyrhills Elem
In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs, are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the agency (state or local) where they applied for beneﬁts. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the federal relay service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To ﬁle a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint form, (AD-3027) found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_ﬁling_cust.html and a,t any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
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Sunday, July 30, 2017
IMPORTANT - Information about the 2017-18 Budget
2017-18 Budget Documents:
Thursday, July 27, 2017
River Ridge High to Celebrate Teachers, New School Year
Who: River Ridge High School students, staff, and their community
What: Welcome back event
When: 8:45 a.m., Monday, Aug. 7
Where: River Ridge High School, 11646 Town Center Road in New Port Richey
Why: River Ridge High School is kicking off the 2017-18 school year with a bang.
How: The River Ridge High School band will play as community members, and the football, cheerleading, and weightlifting teams assemble along the cafeteria and theater’s adjoining walkway, where they will clap and cheer to welcome back teachers as they enter the theater for the year’s first faculty meeting. For more information, contact River Ridge High School at (727) 774-7200.
Land O’ Lakes Softball Coaches Named National Coaches of the Year
Land O’ Lakes, FL – (July 27, 2017) – The Land O’ Lakes High School softball coaches yesterday were named the 2017 National Fastpitch Coaches Association High School National Coaching Staff of the Year.
The Land O’ Lakes softball team won the state 6A championship, defeating Plantation American Heritage, the team that knocked them out of the championship race in the semifinals in 2016. The win capped a season during which the team lost only three games, and a three- year stretch during which they went 80-9-1.
When he heard the news, Superintendent Kurt Browning declared, “What a great honor for a deserving, state championship coaching staff!”
Coach Mitch Wilkins leads a coaching staff made up of assistants Janet Sciales, Edwin Rodriguez and Vinny Guarracino. For more information, visit https://tinyurl.com/yb64j4or.
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Community Rallies to Help Teachers Move in to New School
Who: Cypress Creek Middle High School teachers, staff, and volunteers from the Wesley Chapel Rotary Club, Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce, Pasco Education Foundation, and their community
What: Volunteer Day for the Teacher Move in Day
When: 9 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, July 26
Where: Cypress Creek Middle High School, 8701 Old Pasco Road in Wesley Chapel
Why: Community volunteers are invited to help teachers move into the brand-new Cypress Creek Middle High School in preparation for the upcoming school year. Moving into a new school requires a lot of effort, and teachers will need all of the help they can get.
How: Volunteers will get a first look at Cypress Creek Middle High, as they help teachers unload and unpack boxes, set up their classrooms, and complete other tasks, such as stamping books, assembling bookcases, decorating bulletin boards, and cleaning. The school will provide complimentary bagels and coffee in the morning. Those interested in volunteering should contact Jannah McDonald at (813) 794-2705 or firstname.lastname@example.org.