The School Related Personnel (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 Guidelines

  • Must be employed with the District School Board of Pasco County for at least one calendar year.
  • Two college courses (maximum of 6 credit hours) per semester are eligible for reimbursement.
  • Course work is degree seeking in the area of education or a prerequisite to education courses, which needs to be documented.
  • Must earn a grade of C or better for each course.
  • A grade report/transcript must be submitted for the semester in which reimbursement is requested.
  • An itemized receipt and a copy of each course syllabus must accompany requests for tuition and book(s) reimbursement.
  • Reimbursement for tuition is based upon the current state tuition rate.
  • During the final internship, funds for continuation of benefits and scholarships may be available.
  • Upon completion of degree, a commitment to teach in Pasco County Schools for a minimum of two (2) years if/when offered employment is expected.
  • Reimbursement is contingent upon the availability of district funds.

For more information please contact Carol Jones in the Office for Human Resources and Educator Quality at 813-794-2421 or

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