Foundational Partnership

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs ………. Okaloosa County School District is on target with training students for great career opportunities in the construction industry. Alan Baggett with Building Industry Association, Randy Wise with Randy Wise Homes, Inc., Marion Skalicky with Ruckel Properties, Administration, and other guests were excited to tour the newly opened Construction Program at the Laurel Hill School in North Okaloosa County.

Indira Mishra, NHS

Indira Mishra, a Senior at Niceville High School, has been named one of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million that will be offered next spring. Indira is the only National Merit Semifinalist in Okaloosa District public schools.

Edge ES Safety Patrol

Niceville High School JROTC cadets, Cole Pearson and Benjamin Kot, recently taught Edge Elementary School’s 5th-grade Safety Patrol the proper procedures for the raising and lowering of the Colors. The Safety Patrol, having been properly trained, will now be responsible for the task daily.