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  • Vaccine events in Marathon

    There are 12 back-to-back COVID-19 vaccination events taking place Tuesday, June 14 through Friday, June 25 from 10AM to 6pm at Marathon City Hall (9805 Overseas Hwy, Marathon).

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  • Superintendent's Writing Challenge for April

    Superintendent's Writing Challenge for April: Does social media negatively impact our lives? See what students have to say about this topic and all our monthly writing challenge topics.

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  • Monroe COMPUTE$ AWARDS $56,000 to MCSD STUDENTS in 2020-2021

    The smile says it all! Key West High School student, Isaiah Stevens beams with pride as he passes the final section of his Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification on the second to last day of school.

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  • Grow Our Own program for employees

    The Monroe County School District, like many Florida Keys businesses and government agencies, faces a continuing difficulty finding qualified employees for professional positions within the district. What better way to fill these internal positions than encouraging current employees to expand their educational horizons?

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    On Tuesday, June 22, 2021 the School Board will hold a Closed Executive Session for Litigation, a Closed Executive Session for Collaborative Bargaining, and a Workshop at 4:00 P.M.; and a Regular Meeting – time approximate 5:00 P.M.  A Public Hearing will be given for Policy and Job Description. The host location is at Marathon Middle /High School Media Center, 350 Sombrero Beach Rd, Marathon, FL 33050.

    Any member of the public who wishes to provide comment on any item before the School Board for action may register their intention to participate in the public portion of the meeting by calling (305) 293-1400 ext. 53323 before 4:00 P.M on the meeting day and upon their arrival at the meeting will complete a speaker's form at the entry. Please arrive no later than 5:00 P.M. Protective face masks are optional. If signing, special seating or other accommodations are required, please call (305) 293-1400 ext. 53323 no less than three (3) business days prior to the meeting.

    A video broadcast of the meeting is available at

    If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board, with respect to any matter considered at a School Board meeting or hearing, that person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings are made. If signing, special seating or other accommodations are required, please call (305) 293-1400 ext. 53323 no less than three (3) business days prior to the meeting.

    Theresa N. Axford, Superintendent

    June 15, 2021


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  • MCSD Summer Programs -Began June 7, 2021

     MCSD Summer Program imageSummer School: Summer Programs will be held at several sites across the district. Students will be receiving information at the beginning of May. If you have questions about the regular summer program or school special BEACH programs, please contact your child’s school. Click Learn more for Program Flyers in English, Spanish and Creole.


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    Click-Here: Summer Bus Routes are availble on the District Transportation Page 


    NEW-MCSD Summer Reading Camp Website

    summer reading camp website imageMonroe County School District welcomes you to the Summer Site. We encourage everyone to participate in summer learning by reading, using school programs, and exercising your body and mind.

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    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 Andy Griffiths will be the guest on June 7th, Board Member John Dick on June 14th, Superintendent Theresa Axford  on June 21st and Board Member Sue Woltanski will be the guest on June 28th.  


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    Monroe Computes Opportunities for the 2020-2021 School Year

    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.

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  • Congratulations to our Employees of the Year!

    For more details, go to our District Awards and Spotlights page or click here: 2020-2021 MCSD School Based Teachers of the Year & 2020-2021 MCSD School Related Employees of the Year.


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