1. The Education Gradebook

Hernando County class notes, beginning Jan. 26

Published Jan. 25, 2012

BROOKSVILLE ELEMENTARY: Science Fair Family Info Night is 6 to 7:30: p.m. today in the staff meeting room. Participants will go through the science fair project process step by step.

• Third-grade Family Night, "Your 3rd Grader is Taking FCAT 2.0: What Every Parent Needs to Know," will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the staff meeting room. For information, contact Amy Anderson at (352) 797-7014, ext. 255.

CENTRAL HIGH: The DECA Club will hold a fundraising carwash to benefit Kasey Kupcik's candidacy for Florida state DECA president from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Advance Auto Parts, at State Road 50 and Sunshine Grove Road west of Brooksville.

HERNANDO HIGH: The School Advisory Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the media center. For information, contact Marianne Bennett at (352) 797-7015, ext. 406.

PINE GROVE ELEMENTARY: The Parent-Teacher Organization will meet at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 2 in Room 800.

• The School Advisory Council/Title I Committee will meet at 4:15 p.m. Feb. 9 in Room 800. Parents and community members are invited.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Stage West Community Playhouse is offering five scholarships: the Irv Clark Scholarship for Voice for $2,000; three Youth Scholarships of $1,000 each for theater arts studies, and one Appreciation Scholarship of $1,000 for a student who has volunteered at Stage West and may not be studying voice or theater arts. Applications are available at the Stage West box office at 5390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Box office hours are from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The deadline is April 5.

SPRING HILL ELEMENTARY: The School Advisory Council will meet at 3 p.m. Feb. 9 in the media center.

SPRINGSTEAD HIGH: Students and parents are invited to a Ready for College Workshop from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb.7 in the cafeteria. For information, contact Kathleen Hicks at (352) 797-7010, ext. 210.

WEST HERNANDO MIDDLE: The school is holding "Camp Out and Read!" 6:30-7:30 p.m. tonight in the Library Media Center. Receive tips for test-taking techniques for FCAT. FCAT Explorer and the Sunshine State Young Readers' Award program. Bring a blanket/and or lawn chairs for the toasted marshmallows and storyteller to follow.

WESTSIDE ELEMENTARY: The school will host an FCAT Parent/Guardian Help Night from 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 2 for third- through fifth-grade parents and guardians. A hot dog dinner will be served from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Child care will be available for children age 3 through second grade. Third- through fifth-grade students will practice on FCAT Explorer in the computer lab.

• Reading Rocks and Building Blocks to Better Reading Night is 6 to 7:30 p.m. today in the cafeteria. Pizza served from 5:30 to 6 p.m.

• The School Advisory Council/Title I Committee will meet at 3 p.m. Feb. 6 in the media center. Child care will be available.

For information about these events or to RSVP, call Stacie Wharton at (352) 797-7080, ext. 255.