Reading Scholarship Accounts

 
How Do I Apply?
To apply online, or for more information, visit StepUpForStudents.org
 
 
The eligible expenditures for reimbursement are:
  • Instructional materials.
  • Curriculum;
  • Tuition and fees for part-time tutoring services. The services shall be provided by a person who holds a valid teaching certificate pursuant to s. 1012.56, F.S.; a person who holds a baccalaureate or graduate degree in the subject area; a person who holds an adjunct teaching certificate pursuant to s. 1012.57; or a person who has demonstrated a mastery of subject area knowledge pursuant to s. 1012.56(5);
  • Fees for specialized summer education programs designed to improve reading or literacy skills; and
  • Fees for after-school education programs designed to improve reading or literacy skills.
Who is able to apply: 

In order to be eligible for a Reading Scholarship Account your child must meet the following requirements:

    • Currently enrolled in a Florida public school in third, fourth or fifth grade for the 2021-22 school year, and Scored a performance level 1 or 2 on the English Language Arts (ELA) test in the 2020-21 school year.
    • Students who are classified as English Language Learners, and who are enrolled in a program or receiving services that are specifically designed to meet the instructional needs of English Language Learner students, will receive priority.

 

Mary Esther Elementary School
320 E. Miracle Strip Parkway
Mary Esther, FL 32569
Phone: (850) 833-3371
Fax: (850) 833-3474

  • Link to Academics page
  • Link to Students page
  • Link to Teachers page
  • Link to Parents Page
  • Link to ClassLink

 

 

 

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