School Counselor Bus Tour

High school counselors took part in a bus tour, in partnership with the Economic Development Council of St. Lucie County (EDC), of local businesses to gain firsthand knowledge of the high paying jobs available upon graduation to our students.  The businesses that the school counselors visited were, Builder FirstSource, Indian River Select, Treasure Coast Research…

CTE visits Embry-Riddle for Gaetz Aerospace Leadership Conference

The Career and Technical Education department traveled to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to attend the Gaetz Aerospace Institute’s District and School Leadership Conference.  Our very own Professor of Aerospace Technologies at Fort Pierce Central High School, Dr. Bispham, was one of the panelists for the conference.  Dr. Bispham was able to discuss the growing demand for…

St. Lucie Culinary Arts Instructors Participated in the Second Kitchen Krawl!

The teachers visited restaurants in Tradition including PGA Golf Club, Longhorn Steakhouse, HopCat, The Great Greek, Panera, and Pop Stroke. The Krawls establish collaboration and partnerships to enhance job opportunities and enrich classrooms with relevant industry needs. Along the way, they saw several St. Lucie Public Schools Culinary graduates working in the local restaurants.   We…

Palm Pointe Summer Reading Carnival

Palm Pointe Educational Research School held a reward Carnival for students who participated in the Summer Reading Program.  In order for students to attend, they had to read a minimum of two chapter books, one of them being a Sunshine State Reader book.  Additionally, students had to create thinking maps that demonstrated they comprehended what…

CAST’s August Stop and STEAM Day

On Wednesday, August 28th, CAST held their first Stop and STEAM day of the year! This month’s school-wide event focused on the first letter of STEAM, “S”, for science. Teachers in grades K-8 designed and facilitated hands-on activities for their students to study and apply the scientific method in a variety of ways from investigations…