Friday, December 15, 2017
Education

Deadline to accept invitation to special programs; FAFSA sessions set

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Time to accept that invitation

The deadline is this week for families who applied for special programs in the Pinellas County school system. Applicants need to log in to the district's Student Reservation System by Thursday to see if they received an invitation to a magnet, fundamental or career program. Those who are invited to program must accept that invitation or their application no longer will be valid. For questions about the acceptance process, call the district's student assignment office at (727) 588-6210.

Sessions offer help for families seeking college financial aid

Students and parents can get one-on-one help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, at three upcoming events sponsored by St. Petersburg College. College-bound students need to complete the FAFSA if they want to apply for financial aid, including the Bright Futures Scholarship. The sessions are Tuesday at Dunedin High School and Feb. 18 at Northeast High School, both from 6 to 8 p.m. The third session will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 22 at SPC's Gibbs Campus. Families should bring the student's Federal Student Aid PIN, federal tax returns for 2013, records of untaxed income such as disability, a Social Security card and Social Security numbers and dates of birth for spouses and parents. For more information, call (727) 302-6802.

Elementary school lunch menus

A variety of fruits and juice are available daily. Students may choose as many fruits and vegetables as they'd like with their meal.

Monday: Meatball sub, chicken egg rolls, farmer's salad, Asian vegetables, romaine or tossed salad.

Tuesday: Student Involvement Day.

Wednesday: Beef dippers with rice, orange chipotle chicken with rice, yogurt parfait, seasoned black beans, romaine salad.

Thursday: Breakfast for lunch, cheese quesadilla with salsa, chicken Caesar salad, deli roasted potatoes, veggie dippers

Friday: Pizza, ocean treasure nuggets, veggie double dipper, sunshine carrots, romaine or mixed salad.

Time to accept that invitation

The deadline is this week for families who applied for special programs in the Pinellas County school system. Applicants need to log in to the district's Student Reservation System by Thursday to see if they received an invitation to a magnet, fundamental or career program. Those who are invited to a program must accept that invitation or their application no longer will be valid. For questions about the process, call the student assignment office at (727) 588-6210.

Sessions offer help in filing for aid

Students and parents can get one-on-one help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, at three upcoming events sponsored by St. Petersburg College. College-bound students need to complete the FAFSA to apply for financial aid, including Bright Futures Scholarships. The sessions are Tuesday at Dunedin High School and Feb. 18 at Northeast High School, both from 6 to 8 p.m. The third session will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 22 at SPC's Gibbs Campus. Families should bring the student's Federal Student Aid PIN, federal tax returns for 2013, records of untaxed income such as disability, a Social Security card and Social Security numbers and dates of birth for spouses and parents. For information, call (727) 302-6802.

Elementary lunches

Monday: Meatball sub, chicken egg rolls, farmer's salad, Asian vegetables, salad.

Tuesday: Student choice day.

Wednesday: Beef dippers with rice, orange chipotle chicken with rice, yogurt parfait, black beans, romaine salad.

Thursday: Breakfast for lunch, cheese quesadilla with salsa, chicken Caesar salad, roasted potatoes, veggie dippers

Friday: Pizza, ocean treasure nuggets, veggie double dipper, carrots, salad.

Time to accept that invitation

The deadline is this week for families who applied for special programs in the Pinellas County school system. Applicants need to log in to the district's Student Reservation System by Thursday to see if they received an invitation to a magnet, fundamental or career program. Those who are invited to a program must accept that invitation or their application no longer will be valid. For questions about the process, call the student assignment office at (727) 588-6210.

Sessions offer help in filing for aid

Students and parents can get one-on-one help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, at three upcoming events sponsored by St. Petersburg College. College-bound students need to complete the FAFSA to apply for financial aid, including Bright Futures Scholarships. The sessions are Tuesday at Dunedin High School and Feb. 18 at Northeast High School, both from 6 to 8 p.m. The third session will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 22 at SPC's Gibbs Campus. Families should bring the student's Federal Student Aid PIN, federal tax returns for 2013, records of untaxed income such as disability, a Social Security card and Social Security numbers and dates of birth for spouses and parents. For information, call (727) 302-6802.

Elementary lunches

Monday: Meatball sub, chicken egg rolls, farmer's salad, Asian vegetables, salad.

Tuesday: Student choice day.

Wednesday: Beef dippers with rice, orange chipotle chicken with rice, yogurt parfait, black beans, romaine salad.

Thursday: Breakfast for lunch, cheese quesadilla with salsa, chicken Caesar salad, roasted potatoes, veggie dippers

Friday: Pizza, ocean treasure nuggets, veggie double dipper, carrots, salad.

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