The District School Board of Pasco County is committed to assisting School Related Personnel (SRP) in achieving their educational goals to become teachers. The SRP to Teacher Financial Assistance Program provides financial support for individuals employed in SRP positions to become certified teachers in Pasco County Schools.

SRP to Teacher Program Requirements

  • Must be employed as an SRP with the District School Board of Pasco County for at least one consecutive year.
  • Must be seeking a degree in Education to teach in the classroom. All courses must be in the area of education, or documented prerequisites to education courses.
  • Must earn a grade of C or higher in each course.
  • Must submit SRP to Teacher Program Reimbursement Request form and documentation packet within 30 days of course end date.
  • Upon completion of degree, a commitment to teach in Pasco County Schools for a minimum of two (2) years is required if/when offered employment.

SRP to Teacher Program Guidelines

  • A maximum of two (2) courses and/or six (6) credit hours per semester are eligible for reimbursement.
  • Required books are eligible for reimbursement.
  • Reimbursement for tuition is based upon the current state tuition rate. Current rates are listed below.
    • Universities with a four year degree program: $114.75 per credit hour.
    • Colleges without a four year degree program: $91.62 per credit hour.
  • Reimbursement is contingent upon the availability of District funds.

SRP to Teacher Program Documentation

  • Completed SRP to Teacher Program Financial Assistance Request Form.
  • Grade report/transcript from the college for which reimbursement is requested.
  • Itemized receipt/financial summary from the college for tuition paid.
  • Itemized receipts for any required books purchased.
  • Complete syllabus for each course.

Send all documentation listed above within 30 days of course end date via courier to Carol Jones - HREQ, District Office or via email to cajones@pasco.k12.fl.us


SRP to Teacher Program Final Internship Information

  • Continuation of health benefits is available for final internship.
  • Benefits cover the employee only.
  • Requests are contingent upon the availability of District funds.
  • Requests for assistance are not guaranteed.

SRP to Teacher Program Final Internship Requirements

  • Must be on an approved leave to complete a final internship leading to a degree in Education.
  • Satisfactory performance rating in all areas on most recent evaluation.
  • Must be submitted at least eight (8) weeks in advance.
  • Upon completion of degree, a commitment to teach in Pasco County Schools for a minimum of two (2) years is required if/when offered employment.

SRP to Teacher Program Final Internship Documentation

Send all documentation listed above at least eight (8) weeks in advance via courier to Carol Jones - HREQ, District Office or via email to cajones@pasco.k12.fl.us


For more information on the SRP to Teacher Program, please contact Carol Jones in the Office for Human Resources and Educator Quality at 813-794-2421 or cajones@pasco.k12.fl.us.

SRP to Teacher Program Financial Assistance Request Form
SRP to Teacher Program Continuation of Health Benefits