Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Education

Hernando class notes for March 9

Class notes

HERNANDO COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT: The Hernando County School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the district office in Brooksville.

• Friday is a district professional day. There will be no school for students.

• Spring break is from March 17 to 21. All schools and school sites will be closed.

CENTRAL HIGH: The School Advisory Council will meet at 6 p.m. March 25 in Room A318 at the school.

NATURE COAST TECHNICAL HIGH: There will be a School Advisory Council and Parent-Teacher-Student Association meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the media center.

PINE GROVE ELEMENTARY: The School Advisory Council/Title I Committee will meet at 4:30 p.m. Thursday in Room 400 at the school. All parents, caregivers and community members are invited. For information, call (352)797-7090.

SPRING HILL ELEMENTARY: The School Advisory Council will meet at 4:20 p.m. Thursday in the school's Family Center.

WEST HERNANDO MIDDLE: The School Advisory Council and the Title I Committee will meet at 5:45 p.m. March 27 in the school library. For information, call Tula Kelleher, Title I parent educator, at (352) 797-7035, ext. 256.

BOOK DRIVE: Goodwill's annual BookWorks preschool literacy program continues through Saturday. The program is seeking volunteers and donations of new or like-new books for children ages 2 to 5. The purpose of the program is to promote literacy by putting books into the hands of children from low-income families. Goodwill volunteers read to children at Head Start centers and other sites, then present each child with a personalized book to take home. This year, the program will expand to provide books to first- and second-graders. Donations of books should include a note indicating they are "for BookWorks." They may be dropped off at any Goodwill-Suncoast store or donation site in Hernando, Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk or Marion counties. The local Goodwill is at 4750 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. For other sites, visit goodwill-suncoast.org or call toll-free 1-888-279-1988; those interested in volunteering may call (727) 523-1512, ext. 1976.

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