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Welcome to the Connection!
Welcome to The Connection, our new weekly newsletter connecting you to important news, events, and activities happening in the School District of Indian River County. This newsletter will highlight events throughout all grade levels and include district news. We are looking forward to your input in The Connection and hope that you will submit important news and information to be considered for publishing. Please contact Public Information Officer, Cristen McMillan, at firstname.lastname@example.org to submit potential highlights.
SDIRC Business Partners Honored at CBRA Luncheon
Dr. Rendell, Kevin Rollin, Michelle Napier (Napier & Rollin), Deborah Blair (Community Credit Union), and Pam Stewart
FLDOE Releases school and district grades
21st century camps are a summer of fun!
Florida's 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) program is a key component of the "No Child Left Behind Act" and is an opportunity for students and their families to continue to learn new skills and discover new abilities after the school day has ended, as well as throughout the summer at Pelican Island Elementary. The summer program at Pelican Island Elementary is a seven week program that also includes weekly field trips and community guest presentations.
The focus of this program is to provide expanded academic enrichment opportunities for children attending Title 1 or Title 1 eligible schools. The 21st CCLC grant is authorized under Title IV, Part B, of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.
Humane Society of Vero Beach Presentation
21st Century Camp at Pelican Island Elementary received a special visit from the Humane Society of Vero Beach. The Humane Society brought a special friend, Gabriel the Golden Retriever, with them to help teach students about animal safety. The students learned important lessons like how to approach and handle a dog to ensure a safe and fun interaction!
Sebastian Police Department PresentationsThe mission of the C.O.P.E. Unit is to be the catalyst in forming partnerships that bind the community and the Sebastian Police Department together with common cause. The C.O.P.E. Unit provided 21st Century with three presentations: car show and tell, crime scene unit, and partnership building opportunities.
Vero Beach Elementary Moonshot academy Beach Clean up
New Principals Approved at June Business Meeting
Todd Racine, stated, "I am extremely thrilled and honored to return to SRMS where I have previously served as a teacher and principal. Sebastian River Middle has a rich tradition of outstanding teachers, talented students, and strong family and community involvement. I look forward to collaborating with staff, students, parents, and community members to strengthen our delivery of instruction model that encompasses all stakeholders and ultimately leads to success for all students at SRMS."
Dariyall Brown, said, "I am extremely excited and humbled to be the next principal at SRHS. As a team, we will guide SRHS to be one of the best schools in the state of Florida. I am beyond confident in our ability to meet the challenge toward greatness."
Dariyall Brown (center), new Principal at Sebastian River High School
Todd Racine, new Principal at Sebastian River Middle School
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School District of Indian River County's Strategic Plan
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National Summer Learning Day
Thursday, July 12th, 5:30pm
The Learning Alliance will be hosting activities beginning at 5:30pm at the following locations:
- Sebastian Boys and Girls Club: Moonshot Family Pajama Pizza Party
- Fellsmere Elementary: Moonshot Family Pajama Pizza Party
- The Heritage Center Moonshot Family Pajama Pizza Party
Arts and crafts will be tied to social emotional learning, with a focus on “feelings.”
INSIDE OUT - Movie begins at 6:30 pm