Friday, January 06, 2017
IMPORTANT - myPGS and myStudent Issues
We are experiencing technical difficulties with myPGS and myStudent this morning. We are working with the vendors to correct the issues. We appreciate your patience and apologize for any inconvenience.
Friday, December 23, 2016
Pasco Schools to Close for Winter Break
Land O’ Lakes, FL – (December 23, 2016) – All Pasco County schools and administrative offices will be closed for winter break from Saturday, December 24, through Sunday, January 8, 2017. The PLACE childcare program will be open December 27 through December 30, and January 3 through January 6. All employees and student will return on Monday, January 9.
Centennial STEM Middle Magnet School Information Nights
Land O’ Lakes, FL – (December 22, 2016) – Centennial Middle Magnet School will hold four information nights in January at schools in east Pasco, as follows:
6 p.m. Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Thomas E. Weightman Middle School
30649 Wells Road
Wesley Chapel, FL 33545
6 p.m. Thursday, January 12, 2017
Parent Exploration Night
Centennial STEM Middle Magnet School
38505 Centennial Road
Dade City, FL 33525
6 p.m. Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Dr. John Long Middle School
2025 Mansfield Blvd.
Wesley Chapel, FL 33543
6 p.m. Thursday, January 19, 2017
Chester Taylor Elementary School
3638 Morris Bridge Road
Zephyrhills, FL 33543
The Pasco County Schools magnet application period is currently underway, and ends on January 20, 2017. Online applications are available at http://www.pasco.k12.fl.us/ed_choice/magnet/.
For more information, contact Principal Rick Saylor at 813-794-9700 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Santa, his Toymakers, and Angels Visit Mary Giella Students
Who: Dr. Mary Giella Elementary School pre-k to 1st grade students and Heritage Pines Community Association residents, including the Angels in the Pines and Toymakers of America
What: Santa Day
When: 10 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, December 21
Where: Dr. Mary Giella Elementary School, 14710 Shady Hills Rd., in Spring Hill
Why: To help brighten the holiday season for students in need, and inspire them to stay in school.
How: Heritage Pines Community Association residents regularly volunteer at Dr. Mary Giella Elementary School, as well as other schools, and plan to make the holiday season memorable for students. They also make annual holiday visits to high-needs schools to hand out their crafts to children. The “Angels in the Pines” knitted hats, scarves, and gloves and the Toymakers of America crafted wooden toys. During their visit, one of their members will be dressed as Santa Claus, and will give all 220 pre-k through 1st grade students a book, candy cane, wooden toy, hat, scarf, and gloves. For more information, contact Penny Norton at 727-869-9642.
MTC is Offering ASE Certification to Area Automotive Professionals
Land O’ Lakes, FL – (December 20, 2016) – Marchman Technical College is now offering ASE certification testing as a Prometric Satellite Test Center. ASE certification exams will not only be available for Automotive Service Technology and Automotive Collision and Repair students, but also to the automotive professionals in Pasco, Pinellas, Hillsborough and Citrus counties.
ASE certification is offered by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence. It shows that an automotive professional has mastered the mechanical and electrical components of automobile repair.
Prior to scheduling an exam at Marchman's assessment center, candidates must create a MyASE account at www.ase.com. After registering and paying for the exams on MyASE, a candidate may schedule their exam at www.fkmtc.edu. A state-issued ID and an ASE eligibility ID must be presented at the testing center the day of the exam. The current registration window ends on February 24, 2917. For more information contact:
Prometric Test Center Administrator
Fred K. Marchman Technical College
7825 Campus Drive
New Port Richey, FL
Office (727) 774 – 1861