The 30-second television ad, which began airing last week, shows Charlie Crist walking through the halls of St. Petersburg High School, his alma mater.

Crist ad violates Pinellas County School District's rules

ST. PETERSBURG — Strolling toward the double doors of St. Petersburg High School, gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist says, "This isn't just a doorway to a school. It was my doorway, as a public school kid, to opportunity." The 30-second television ad, which began airing last week, shows Crist walking through the …


  1. Many Hillsborough schools have new principals


    Twenty-two Hillsborough County School District principals have been installed in the latter half of the 2013-14 school year or during the summer break. Here are the new leaders who will greet students when they show up for the first day of classes later this month.

    Brian Harvey, Summerfield Crossings Elementary
  2. 10 Pasco County schools welcome new principals


    Elementary schools

    Cotee River: Sharon Sacco Slusser joined the Pasco County School District as a teacher in 2004. She has been assistant principal at Gulfside Elementary School since 2013. She replaces Lou Cerreta, who took a district-level job in Pinellas County.

    Rob Aguis
  3. Pasco County Meals


    Meal Prices

    Full Price

    Breakfast: Elementary $1.35; Secondary $1.50

  4. Pasco schools look to build on what they have started


    Having made several big changes in his first 18 months as superintendent, Kurt Browning has promised no major districtwide strategy changes this year for Pasco County schools.

  5. New Hillsborough schools bring changes after years of cuts


    After years of stagnation, the Hillsborough County School District is turning shovels and opening doors to a generation of new schools.

    The Hillsborough County School Board approved 100 new buses, and committees are addressing a shortage of bus drivers.
  6. MacDill group says it will make another bid for a base charter school


    TAMPA — A group of community leaders at MacDill Air Force Base is putting in a second bid to open a K-8 school at the base.

  7. Registering for school in Pasco County — what you need to know



    Districtwide middle and high school registration for the 2014-15 school year will be held Aug. 12. Students will be able to obtain bus schedules, bus passes, pay student fees, find out the requirements for getting a student parking space and maybe get the early-bird special on the school …