Fight the Flu

St. Lucie Public Schools has partnered with Healthy Schools to bring no-cost FluMist Ⓡ to students during the school day. Parents can register their children at: FluMist Ⓡ helps keep families, schools, and communities safe during flu season, and the CDC recommends a flu vaccine as the #1 defense against the flu. For more…


WLX-TV is featuring new episodes this week from both Live United hosted by Kenrick Thomas and UF/IFAS hosted by Ed Skvarch. These episodes feature valuable community information such as the uses and importance of 211, resources to help fight childhood dental issues as well as how to insure your home and valuables this hurricane season. …

Temporary Location for Student Assignment

Purpose: To assist parents/guardians with student enrollment 

Location: Samuel S. Gaines Academy of Emerging Technologies – Gymnasium (2250 S. Jenkins Road, Ft. Pierce)

Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Dates: July 29, 2019 – August 14, 2019 (Monday through Friday)

*For your convenience, on-line applications are available 7 days a week/24 hours a day.


Sales Tax Holiday

The 2019 Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday was passed by the Florida Legislature and signed into law by Governor Ron DeSantis. This sales tax holiday begins Friday, August 2, 2019, and runs through Tuesday, August 6, 2019. During this sales tax holiday period, qualifying items will be exempt from tax including: certain school supplies selling for…

Know the Signs

The Division of Student Services and Exceptional Student Education in collaboration with Sandy Hook Promise provided a Signs of Suicide (SOS) Training at Indian River State College for school psychologists, social workers, guidance counselors, and district leaders. The SOS program uses an educational curriculum to teach students to recognize the symptoms of depression and suicide, and can be…