Make us your home page

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Hernando County school news, meetings and activities

BROOKSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: Parents are invited to Kindergarten Night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 23 in the cafeteria. There will be information about brain-based research, homework, agendas and communicators, Starfall and Internet programs for home use, sleep and nutrition, kindergarten graduation, classroom visits and Title I. For details, call Amy Anderson, Title I parent educator, at (352) 797-7014, ext. 255.

CHALLENGER K8: The School Advisory Council will meet at 6 p.m. Oct. 5 in the media center.

DELTONA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: The Title I Committee meets at 5 p.m. Sept. 27. The School Advisory Council will meet at 6 p.m. • The Title I Annual Meeting/Back-to-School night will be from 5 to 6 p.m. Sept. 30 for kindergarten and first, second, fourth and fifth grades. The third grade meeting will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 5.

FOX CHAPEL MIDDLE SCHOOL: The open house from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday begins in the cafeteria with a free spaghetti dinner for the entire family. After dinner, free child care will be provided so that parents can follow their children's schedules and meet the teachers. Computers will be open to activate Edline accounts, sign up for free and reduced lunch and/or preregister for the Parent Institute. There will be giveaways donated by local business partners. For information, call Missy Wyzykowski at (352) 797-7025, ext. 255.

GULF COAST ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: There will be a carwash, coordinated by Gulf Coast student Devin Nichols, 12, from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Luke's Auto Detailing (Wilkerson Auto), at 700 U.S. 41 S, Brooksville. Proceeds will benefit the nonprofit organization Foster Parent Association of Hernando.

HERNANDO CHRISTIAN ACADEMY: The school will celebrate its third anniversary with a Legacy Dinner/Auction on Oct. 9 at the school. Call (352) 796-0616.

HERNANDO HIGH SCHOOL: The Royale Regiment Marching Band carwash is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Chick-fil-A of Spring Hill. Donations will benefit the Band Boosters program.

HERNANDO YOUTH INITIATIVE: The Third Annual Summit for Youth, sponsored by the Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce Education Committee and Hernando County Education Foundation, will be 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at Faith Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave., Brooksville. Seating is limited to the first 300 who respond to Hernando RSVP deadline is Sept. 28. There is no cost to attend.

NATURE COAST TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL: The School Advisory Council will meet at 4:30 p.m. Monday in the media center.

PARROTT MIDDLE SCHOOL: The School Advisory Council will meet at 4: 30 p.m. Sept. 28 in the media center.

PINE GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: There will be a Title I parent night from 6 to 8:30 p.m. today for grades 3-5. The kindergarten-second grade Title I parent night will be 6-8:30 p.m. Sept. 23.

POWELL MIDDLE SCHOOL: The School Advisory Council will meet at 6:15 p.m. today in the media center for election of SAC members and officers and approval off the school tardy policy.

SPRING HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: The PTSO will meet at 2:50 p.m. today in the media center. The group ice cream social is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 in the cafeteria. • There will be a Parent Night from 3-7 p.m. Sept. 23. • The Title I annual meeting will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23.

Hernando County school news, meetings and activities 09/15/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 7:06pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. Have your say Tampa Bay on the region's future transit options

    Mass Transit

    TAMPA — It's time, yet again, for Tampa Bay residents to tell officials what kind of transit options they want for their region.

    The Cross-Bay Ferry docks at the Tampa Convention Center on its maiden voyage on Nov. 1, 2016. A regional premium transit study will determine whether a ferry, or other options such as express buses or light rail, would be a good addition to Tampa Bay. [SCOTT KEELER  |  Times]
  2. Today, a total eclipse of the sun will span the entire United States, crossing from the West Coast to the East Coast, for the first time in 99 years. (Dreamstime/TNS)
  3. What is poke? Here's how to make the Hawaiian dish at home


    In Hawaiian, "poke" simply means "to cut."

    Tuna Poke Bowl: For a classic poke bowl, try this recipe with ahi (yellowfin) and only a few other ingredients.
  4. MOSI, SPC, libraries offer safe solar eclipse viewing Monday


    If you couldn't score some of the hard-to-find eyewear that will let you watch Monday's solar eclipse, have no fear, there are safe viewing choices across the Tampa Bay area.

    Twin Falls High School science teachers Ashley Moretti, left, and Candace Wright, right, use their eclipse shades to look at the sun as they pose for a portrait at Twin Falls High School in Twin Falls, Idaho. The district bought 11,000 pairs of solar glasses, enough for every student and staff member to view the solar eclipse Aug. 21

(Pat Sutphin/The Times-News via AP)
  5. SOCom seeks civilian drone pilots to develop new technology through ThunderDrone


    TAMPA — For the last three years, Nicole Abbett has been using drones as part of her photography business, with clients like the city of Tampa and construction companies.

    Josh Newby, 31, Palm Harbor, of Tampa Drones fly's a drone in England Brothers park, Pinellas Park, 8/25/16. As drone popularity increases as a hobby and business, local governments are navigating a legal grey area- where, when, and how should drone flights be allowed?