Tom Ballard ESP of the Year

Superintendent Marcus Chambers presents plaque to Tom Ballard.

Mr. Ballard, one of the paraprofessionals in the P.E. department at Mary Esther Elementary, is the Education Support Personnel representative for the year! Mr. Ballard was nominated and won the honor at Mary Esther Elementary, then entered and won the title to represent the District. We are very proud of Mr. Ballard, and all he does to help make Mary Esther a great place to work and learn. Congratulations, Mr. Ballard!!


Student Services Week

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We are celebrating our Student Services professionals at Mary Esther Elementary this week. Our guidance counselor, school psychologist, school nurse, SRO, and Mental Health Counselor make sure all our students have what they need to be as successful as possible. If you see any of these professionals at school this week, be sure to let them know you appreciate them!

S.A.C. meeting

Join us for Mary Esther's next School Advisory Council meeting Tuesday,February 19, 2019 at 7:45 a.m.. in the media center. Parents, businesses, and community members are all welcome. The School Advisory Council helps make decisions impacting the school's direction, and all voices in the community are needed.

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Science night Thursday, Feb. 21

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Emerald Coast Science Center will bring Science Night to Mary Esther Elementary School Thursday, February 21, from 5:30 - 7 p.m. Bring your family and explore hands-on science fun!

Volunteer Orientation

We Want You ... to Volunteer!

Apply now for free or reduced lunch

Apply now for free or reduced lunch and breakfast for your Mary Esther students. Use the link below for a quick and easy application process. Students who have the opportunity for nutritious meals are more prepared to meet the challenges of the school day. Based on the percentage of students who receive free and reduced lunch, each school earns federal Title I funding.

Charging for School Meals

School Meal Charge Guidelines

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Link to Volunteer Application