Attention Parents of ESE / 504 Students
If your child is currently enrolled in Monroe County School District and has a current IEP or 504 plan, this information is for you. The McKay Scholarship program provides an option for eligible students to attend a participating private school or transfer to another public school as defined by the program guidelines. The annual notice document is available at www.Keysschools.com on the Exceptional Student Education Webpage. For additional information, visit the www.floridaschoolchoice.org website or call the Office of Independent Education and Parental Choice at 1-800-447-1636 for full details. Thank you.
The district is strongly encouraging families to fill out a meal benefits application which qualifies the district to be able to provide our students with other services such as Title I funding, internet connection rates, Take Stock In Children , and several other student benefitting programs. Each child that has an application filled out will receive a raffle ticket and be entered into a prize drawing from the Food Service Department. Winners will be announced on October 4th. Please click on the link below to fill the application out: https://frapps.horizonsolana.com/MONc02
Parents and Guardians: We are required to notify you of Reading Scholarship Accounts - available for students in grades 3 through 5. Click here for detaills in english, spanish and creole.
Keep yourself and your family safe during this Covid emergency:
* Wear a mask in public areas.
* Avoid close contact with those who are sick.
* Stay home if you are sick.
* Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then dispose of it properly.
* Clean frequently touched surfaces and wash your hands regularly
Superintendent's Weekly Blog Post
The Monroe County School Board has committed to focusing on the Whole Learner. That is a more complicated statement than it appears to be. We have learned over many years as educators that the cognitive growth of students can only be attained if other factors are taken into consideration as well.
Classroom Champions, the nonprofit that empowers students to thrive socially, emotionally, and academically through the mentorships and mindsets of Olympians, Paralympians, NCAA, and Professional Athletes, announced its partnership with Monroe County School District in Florida.
Statement from the Superintendent of Monroe County School District regarding the district mask policy and other Covid safety measures for the start of the school year.
The easy and safe way to pay for school related activities is here! You can pay with your credit/debit card or electronic check. Simply look in your child’s welcome folder for instructions on how to create an account. Revtrak is used to pay daycare fees and other school related activities. Please click on the green $ quick link button on your child's school website for further instructions.
Hear about us on U.S. One Radio News
Tune in to US1 Radio's Evening Edition this month for up-to-date information about MCSD. Board Member Mr. Bobby Highsmith will be the guest on September 10th, Superintendent Theresa Axford will be the guest on September 13th, Board member Dr. Sue Woltanski will be the guest on September 20th, and Board Member Mr. Andy Griffiths will be the guest on September 27th.
Incentives are doubled from $250 to $500 to reward all students who excel in AP Computer Science (AP CS) or attain the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification. <Monroe /> COMPUTE$ is making extra funding available to reward the students who earn the MOS industry certificate or pass the AP CS exam with a three or above during the 2020-2021 school year.