Make us your home page

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Hernando County School District registering adults for spring education classes

Community Education

Register for adult education spring classes

The Hernando County Schools' Adult Education Department is registering for spring classes. Residents should call the Adult Education Office at Nature Coast Technical High School from 12:30 to 7 p.m. weekdays for registration times. Residents must provide a photo ID, and a visitor pass will be issued for the duration of courses. Fees are required at registration. Only cash or personal checks are accepted.

Classes are offered in exercise and fitness, arts and leisure, computers and technology, conversational Spanish, sign language and writing. Brochures are available at all Hernando County branch libraries and can be viewed at Click on "School Sites," choose "Adult Ed./GED" and click on "Adult Education Spring 2010 Brochure." Call the Hernando County Adult Education office at (352) 797-7091.

Class notes

Nature Coast Technical High School: The Thespian Honor Society presents its annual Thespian Showcase at 7 p.m. Friday in the Black Box Theatre. The showcase features the one-act play Playwriting 101: The Rooftop Lesson, as well as monologues, scenes and musical theater pieces the group performed at District Thespian competitions. Tickets cost $5 at the door. Call Lori Erickson at (352) 797-7088, ext. 296.

Powell Middle School:The School Advisory Council meets at 6:15 p.m. today in the media center. Call (352) 797-7095.

Spring Hill Elementary School: The School Advisory Council meets at 4 p.m. Feb. 8 in the media center. Call (352) 797-7030.

Springstead High School: The drama and choral departments will present Yours, Anne, a musical adaptation of The Diary of Anne Frank at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 29 and 30, and at 2 p.m. Jan. 31 at Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Reserved-seat tickets cost $10 for adults and $6 for students, and can be purchased online at or by calling (352) 476-9086.

• The school will host a workshop for parents of ninth-graders from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 27 in the media center. Parents will receive free hardcover books that deal with student success and other resources for their children. The Parent Workshop is sponsored by the F.W. Springstead's Leadership Team and is funded by the Hernando County Education Foundation grant. Call (352) 797-7010.

West Hernando Middle School: The Title I Committee meets from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m. Monday in the Title I Family Center.

• The School Advisory Council will meet from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday in the media center. All parents and students are invited.

Westside Elementary School: Westside Elementary School will host an "Edible Math Night" from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2 in the cafeteria. Snacks will be used at each station to reinforce math concepts. Parents and guardians will visit math stations with their children. This event is open to all elementary grade levels, but activities will be geared to students in kindergarten through third grade.

Paulette Lash Ritchie can be reached at

Hernando County School District registering adults for spring education classes 01/20/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, January 20, 2010 2:40pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. Mayor Rick Kriseman endorsed by another police union


    ST. PETERSBURG — Mayor Rick Kriseman is already backed by the city's largest police union, the Suncoast Police Benevolent Association.

    Mayor Rick Kriseman has secured another police union endorsement
  2. Drinking alcohol on St. Pete Beach beaches now allowed — for hotel guests only

    Local Government

    ST. PETE BEACH — Guests at gulf-front hotels here can now drink alcoholic beverages in permitted hotel beach cabana areas.

    Guests relax on the beach near the Don Cesar at St. Pete Beach. Guests at gulf-front hotels in St. Pete Beach can now drink alcoholic beverages in permitted hotel beach cabana areas after the change was passed unanimously by the City Commission Tuesday night. Residents and other beachgoers who are not registered guests of the hotels continue to be barred from imbibing anywhere on the city's beaches.
  3. Man found floating in 'Cotee River in New Port Richey

    Public Safety

    NEW PORT RICHEY — A body was found floating in the Pithlachascotee River on Tuesday morning, police said.

  4. More than 13,000 fact-checks later, PolitiFact celebrates 10-year mark


    ST. PETERSBURG — Bill Adair still remembers the moment when he realized his idea to fact-check politicians could turn into something big.

    From left, Aaron Sharockman, Politifact executive director, introduces a panel featuring Angie Holan, Politifact editor; PolitiFact founder Bill Adair; and Neil Brown, Tampa Bay Times editor and vice president, at the Poynter Institute on Tuesday.
  5. Trump, McConnell feud threatens GOP agenda


    The relationship between President Donald Trump and Sen. Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, has disintegrated to the point that they have not spoken to each other in weeks, and McConnell has privately expressed uncertainty that Trump will be able to salvage his administration after a series of summer crises.

    Sen. Mitch McConnell has fumed over Trump’s criticism.