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Pinellas school dates to remember, lunch menus for Aug. 29-Sept. 2

Upcoming events

TUESDAY: School Board workshop, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Pinellas Education Foundation, 12090 Starkey, Road, Largo. The board will meet at 1 p.m. at district headquarters, 301 Fourth St. SW, Largo, to discuss hiring an interim superintendent.

Sept. 10: Parent University, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., USF St. Petersburg, 131 Sixth Ave. S. Register online at

By the numbers

The Pinellas School Board recently approved a batch of new principals. Here's a look at who's running the schools:

117: Total number of principals

80: Female

37: Male

92: White

25: Black


Elementary schools have a choice of one entree or cold sandwich and two fruits or vegetables, or salad plate meal and one fruit or vegetable. Meatless entree, chef salad and cold sandwich selection available daily. Both include choice of milk and bread or crackers and dessert when available.

Middle and high school menus rotate every two weeks and are different for each school. Menu is available online at

Monday: Roasted chicken, farmer's salad, coleslaw, oven fries, fruit and juice, wheat roll.

Tuesday: Tacos, cheese quesadilla, corn, refried beans, lettuce and tomato salad, fruit and juice, dessert.

Wednesday: Hot dog, pork choppette/bun, veggie burger, baked beans, leafy green salad, fruit and juice.

Thursday: Popcorn chicken, macaroni and cheese, sweet potatoes, romaine salad, fruit and juice, roll.

Friday: Pizza, fish sandwich, mixed veggies, tossed salad, fruit and juice.

Pinellas school dates to remember, lunch menus for Aug. 29-Sept. 2 08/27/11 [Last modified: Monday, August 29, 2011 12:09pm]
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