Grad Rate Spikes

Graduation Rates released by the Florida DOE show a historic and unprecedented measure of success for St. Lucie Public Schools. The District is ranked fifth overall in Florida and is the highest ranking district on the Treasure Coast with an overall graduation rate of 90.1 percent. All comprehensive high schools made significant gains and far-exceed…

Professional Educators and Continuing Education

St. Lucie Public Schools obtained a Math/Science Partnership (MSP) grant focused on increasing science content knowledge. This grant provided twenty-five teachers with the opportunity to participate in the U-Futures program. Nine of these teachers continued, and through the grant along with the generosity of the University of Florida, they completed their Master of Arts in…

PBIS Schools On The Rise

St. Lucie Public Schools (SLPS) announced that 22 schools of distinction are recognized as Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) Model Schools – an increase of seven from last years’ pool of honorees. The University of South Florida (USF), manager of the PBIS Project for the State of Florida, provided Executive Director of Student Services…

Northport Students Work Diligently on Noteworthy Project Citizen!

Northport seventh graders are working diligently on their very meaningful Project Citizen collaborations.  Students are following the criteria for the projects by identifying a problem, gathering information, examining alternative policies, proposing and developing their own public policy and then developing an action plan.  Northstar instructor  Thomas McDonald and Elizabeth Montilla, the critical thinking  teacher, are…

Routten Shines In Education

C.A. Moore Instructor Nardi Routten recently stood before the Florida Cabinet as a teacher of distinction so that Governor Rick Scott could recognize her with the Shine Award. This prestigious award is presented to teachers and administrators in Florida who make significant contributions to the field of education. St. Lucie Public Schools couldn’t agree more…

Robert Golden Honored

Robert Golden has been heralded by many as a hero, a courageous individual, a compassionate humanitarian; he is a senior at Port St. Lucie High School who was on his way home from school one afternoon in December when he witnessed an injured motorcyclist.  Realizing the situation was dire, Robert stepped forward into the midst…

Open Enrollment Dates

Open Enrollment 2018-2019 School Year High School: The application period runs from January 2nd – January 29th, 2018 (The only schools for open enrollment without transportation are FPWW and PSLHS.) Elementary and Middle School: The application period runs from March 1st – March 29th, 2018. If you have questions about enrollment, please contact one of…

Bullying Prevention Poster Contest

The Division of Student Services sponsored a bullying prevention poster contest. Judges from Student Services and FDLRS are pleased to announce the top three designs in this year’s creative challenge. Congratulations to: Charliz Castro – Allapattah Flats K-8 (4th Grade) Piper Hambleton – Allapattah Flats K-8 (4th Grade) Lillian Austin – Fairlawn Elementary (3rd Grade)…

Tickets Now Available for the PSLHS Play

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Tickets are going fast! Please don’t wait until shows are sold out! Tickets are still only $15 each. Show times are: Thursday, Friday, (Jan. 25th, 26th) * 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, (Jan. 27th) * 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.; Sunday (January 28th) 12 Noon and 4:00 p.m.; Thursday, Friday (Feb.…

Microsoft Reports On How St. Lucie Uses Technology Innovation

Click on the link below to read: How St. Lucie Schools Fosters Communication And Appropriate Use Microsoft Reports On How St. Lucie Uses Technology Innovation Engaging and empowering students through one-to-one programs Revolutionizing collaboration opportunities and education experiences with Skype Promoting appropriate use through training and support Driving digital transformation beyond St. Lucie classrooms https://enterprise.microsoft.com/en-us/real-stories-of-digital-transformation/?wt.mc_id=AID630801_QSG_EML_NLTR_209536&mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTjJFeFlXTmhaRFV5WXpFeSIsInQiOiJ5a1RzVEhNVy82d2FES1JvaHhKVm5mRDJ6L2dKV3IwcTlPZ3BvMU1lQnBWd2hBN25Xa21GRTRFL3hydTJqQ3pWSlM0ZGdZL0RzV3pGeUpkdjZpQm5XT0NldUlvMUM3WjljZmwvdm5WZkRPK2ZEMjFaQmg2emdtTE1wcW5VUTA5S0xoc2M3THlFejdnWmJEU21oWk1MMWc9PSJ9#ufh-i-379223020-how-st-lucie-schools-fosters-communication-and-appropriate-use/428886…

Weight Watchers Free Style

Weight Watchers is launching a new program called Weight Watchers Free Style. This program encourages members to move for fun and will teach skills for a different mind set. If you are interested in having a Weight Watchers meeting at your school site or work location, contact SLPS’s Wellness Manager: Stacy Jacobson Donnelly stacy.donnelly@stlucieschools.org D:…