On June 10, 2021, the Okaloosa Public Schools Foundation (OPSF) celebrated the Class of 2021 Take Stock in Children (TSIC) graduates at a picnic at Liza Jackson Park.
OPSF Executive Director Steve Horton, stated, "We are all very proud of our graduating seniors in the Take Stock program. They have shown tremendous resilience this year, and I’m confident they’ll do very well in college!"
Okaloosa County Schools will be participating in the Summer Food Service Program during the months of June and July.
The Okaloosa County School Board approved the following new administrators at the June 14, 2021, School Board Meeting: Grant Meyer, Director 1 Operational Services; Andy Thigpen, Choctawhatchee High School Athletic Director; Ryan Lanpher, Choctawhatchee High School Assistant Principal 1; Jennifer Lewis, Shalimar Elementary School Assistant Principal II; and Dawn Johnson, Elliott Point Elementary School Assistant Principal II.
Grant Meyer – Director 1 – Operational Services
Join this free, 3-day virtual STEM Discovery Expedition for grades 3 - 11. June 28-30 from 8:30am - 3:00pm. At least 30 learning sessions from which to choose.
Nothing in life is guaranteed! This is a realization that the Class of 2021 learned over the last year and a half in the midst of the COVID pandemic. And while these students’ senior year was filled with delays, distractions and social distancing, the graduation ceremonies held June 2nd - 4th to honor them provided a sense of normalcy, and it was an exhilarating feeling for all those in attendance.
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The Okaloosa County School District is partnering with Health Hero Florida to provide the Pfizer vaccine to our students 12 years old and up, faculty, and staff along with families and community members desiring to receive this vaccine.
The Career and Technical Education (CTE) office along with assistance of the Okaloosa Public Schools Foundation and the Gulf Power Foundation will be hosting seven free CTE Summer Camps for students who will be entering the 5th grade during the 2021-2022 school year: