Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Hernando school meetings, events of note

Challenger K8: Parent orientation for the 2009-2010 year will be held at 5 and 6:30 p.m. Nov. 13 in the cafeteria. Bring your child's student number (lunch number) and the name of his or her current and zoned school.

• Deadline for portfolios is 4:30 p.m. Dec. 5. Accepted applicants will be notified by Feb. 6. All others will be placed on the waiting list. For information, call 797-7024, ext. 406.

Deltona Elementary: The Title I Committee will meet at 5 p.m. and the School Advisory Council at 6 p.m. Nov. 17 in the media center.

Foster Parents Association: The Foster Parents Association of Hernando County will host a wine tasting from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Strong Tower Vineyards, Spring Hill. The cost is $15 per person or $25 per couple. Guests will sample wines, take a tour and enjoy appetizers from the Chesapeake Bay Crab House. All proceeds will benefit foster children. To learn more, visit www.fpahc.org/index.html. For tickets, call Cheryl Licht at 442-8546 or association president Linda Hoins at 754-0377.

J.D. Floyd K8: Students and staffers held a mini Relay for Life on Friday as a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. The school was part of a districtwide drive to support cancer research. Last year J.D. Floyd raised more than $10,000 after a number of fundraising events. On Friday, students circulated among booths manned by teachers, some in costumes, selling hot dogs, pickles, cupcakes, chips and candy, among other items, for 25 to 75 cents.

Pine Grove Elementary: The first Accelerated Reading Night will be held from 6 to 8:30 Nov. 18 in the media center.

Scholarship opportunity: College-bound seniors are invited to apply for the Cumberland Farms Believe and Achieve Scholarship. The program provides individual $1,000 scholarships and is open to students who live within 30 miles of any Cumberland Farms outlet, including children of Cumberland Farms employees. Academic performance and financial need will be considered. Applications can be submitted online at www.CumberlandFarms.com. Deadline is Dec. 15.

Spring Hill Elementary: The School Advisory Council will meet at 4 p.m. Monday in the media center.

Hernando school meetings, events of note 11/05/08 [Last modified: Thursday, November 4, 2010 8:55am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Yale dean on leave over offensive Yelp reviews leaves post

    Bizarre News

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Yale University dean who was placed on leave over offensive reviews she posted on Yelp has left her position at the Ivy League institution, school officials said Tuesday.

  2. Federal agencies demand records from SeaWorld theme park

    Tourism

    ORLANDO — Two federal agencies are reportedly demanding financial records from SeaWorld.

    Killer whales Ikaika and Corky participate in behaviors commonly done in the wild during SeaWorld's Killer Whale educational presentation in this photo from Jan. 9. SeaWorld has been subpoenaed by two federal agencies for comments that executives and the company made in August 2014 about the impact from the "Blackfish" documentary. 
[Nelvin C. Cepeda/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS]
  3. The people you meet along O.J. Howard Lane

    Bucs

    AUTAUGAVILLE, Ala. —The screen door hangs open to Laura's Country Kitchen but the dining room is empty with no one to feed.

    OJ Howard (far right) is seen in a photo from his adolescent years at Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church in Prattville, Ala., on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Howard served as an usher in addition to attending regular services at this church.
  4. St. Pete Pride schedule and live blog

    Special Topics

    St. Pete Pride Block Party and Night Parade: St. Pete Pride's popular parade moves to downtown St. Petersburg's scenic waterfront. The block party brings DJs, food and drinks starting at 2 p.m. The parade steps off at Fifth Ave NE and Bayshore at 7 p.m. with fireworks at 9:45 p.m. 2 p.m., North Straub Park, Fifth Avenue …

    A local business rings in Pride 2017 with some window decorations.