• June 16: First day of extended school year services for students.
• June 18: Final report cards.
• Aug. 8: Adult Education graduation.
• Aug. 11: First day of school for teachers.
• Aug. 12: Back to school orientation for middle and high school.
• Aug. 13: Back to school orientation for elementary students.
• Aug. 18: First day of school for students.
Youth or teen summer reading programs are at Pasco County library branches. Check out times and days listed below.
Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., Dade City, (352) 567-3576.
• Read to Me, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays from June 11 to July 23. Ages 1-5.
• Catch the Reading Bug, 10 a.m. Thursdays from June 12 to July 24. Elementary ages.
• Metamorphosis, 6 p.m. Tuesdays from June 10 to July 22. For teens.
Land O'Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, (813) 929-1214.
• School's Out for Summer lock-in for teens, 8 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday.
• Games Galore, 2 p.m. Saturday. Elementary ages.
• Catch the Reading Bug, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Mondays from June 9 to July 21. For elementary ages.
• Metamorphosis, 6 p.m. on various Fridays and Tuesdays from June 13 to 22. For teens
New River Library, 34043 State Road 54, Zephyrhills, (813) 788-6375.
• Read to Me, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays from June 11 to July 23. For ages 1-5.
• Catch the Reading Bug, 2 p.m. Thursdays from June 12 to 24. Elementary ages.
• Metamorphosis, 6 p.m. on various days from June 12 to July 19. For teens.
• Registrations for Pre-K and Early Head Start programs will be taken at these sites:
• Lacoochee Boys & Girls Club, 2060 Blanchette Court: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 12.
• Alice Hall (Zephyrhills Park), 38116 Fifth Ave: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 16 and July 15.
• Cox Elementary, 37615 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Dade City: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 19.
Call Prekindergarten Services at (352) 524-2730 or (813) 794-2730.
• The Pasco County District School Board will host a Teacher Recruitment Fair from 2 to 6:30 p.m. June 24 at Land O'Lakes High School, 20325 Gator Lane.Visit www.pasco.k12.fl.us or call the Human Resources Department at (727) 774-2000, (813) 794-2000 or (352) 524-2000.
• As promised in last week's Top of the Class, we have Idol winners. Remington Walls and his mom, Stephanie Walls, who performed together, were named the winners of the Pine View Middle Idol contest. The contest, where students and faculty paid 25 cents per vote, raised more than $3,300 for the American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders.
• Lake Myrtle Elementary recently hosted a Volunteer Appreciation breakfast to honor those who donate many hours to the school. Outstanding School Volunteers are as follows: Student: Jessica Lecoq; Adult: Tara Ochal; Retired senior: Anna Marx.
• The following students were named winners in the Short Story Fair at Centennial Middle: First place: Andrew Riddaugh. Second place: Angelina Parrino. Third place: Briana Blanyar.