Disney's Self-Governing District Says Florida Cannot Dissolve The District Without Paying Off Its DebtDisney's self-governing special district, the Reedy Creek Improvement District, says that Florida's move to dissolve the district next year is not legal unless the state pays off Reedy Creek's extensive debts.
Parents And Teachers React To Hillsborough County Schools Salary IncreaseThe increase announced Monday is only for the 2021-2022 school year and ranges between $799 and $2,200.
Pasco County Schools Allocates $1 Million To Help Homeless StudentsDistrict leaders requested almost one million dollars from the state to help children who don’t have a stable home... and in the next few weeks, they will receive a full plan on how that money can be used.
Hillsborough County School District Sees Over 600 Teacher AbsencesHillsborough County Schools Superintendent, Addison Davis, says there are over 1,000 teacher vacancies in the district right now.
Pasco County Schools Considering District-Wide Schedule ChangeThe Pasco County School District is considering changing school start and end times, all because of a bus driver shortage.
Fifteen High School Students And One Teacher In Polk County Arrested After ProtestOne teacher and 15 students in Polk County are facing multiple charges after a protest broke out at Kathleen Senior High School Monday morning.
Sarasota County Schools Changes Mask PolicySarasota Schools suspended its emergency mask policy on Monday, which required everyone to wear masks unless they had a note from a medical professional.
Hillsborough County Schools Sees Massive Bus Driver ShortageOfficials say they need about 150 bus drivers to cover all the routes and COVID-19 related absences.
Pasco Co. Parent is 'Super Frustrated' With School DistrictA Pasco County mom is speaking out after she says a lack of transparency from the school district is putting students at risk of Covid-19. School officials issued a response stating they’re working diligently to catch up.
Hillsborough County School Board Passes Stricter Mask Mandate With Opt-Out OptionThe new mandate would require all students and staff to wear masks and a medical opt-out note would be required from a licensed doctor to not participate.
Manatee County School District Passes Mask Mandate With Opt-Out OptionWhen the topic was brought up, parents during public comment were passionate, with a majority in support of the mask mandate.
Parents Voice Concerns About Mask Policies In Local DistrictsHillsborough County Schools says for now masks are optional, but the district will re-evaluate cases and the policy in a few weeks from now.
Hillsborough County Schools Faces Bus Driver ShortageHillsborough County School officials say the district is facing the largest bus driver shortage it’s ever seen.
Hillsborough County Schools Resumes In-Person GraduationsOne year after Hillsborough County in-person graduations were cancelled due to COVID-19, students at Plant High School walked across the stage.
Hillsborough County Schools Approves Emergency Financial PlanThe plan includes $101 million in CARES Act money from the state.