Latest News for: Tallahassee school


Miss Ellen E. Hill

Jackson County Times 22 Nov 2021
Born in Marianna, Florida to the late Amos and Myrtle Hill, she later moved to Tallahassee, Florida. Ellen was a graduate of Marianna High School and the University of West Florida. In Tallahassee, she worked for many years with J ... Timberlane Church of Christ while in Tallahassee.

Vaccinating Kids May Be the Biggest COVID Debate Yet

New York Magazine 20 Nov 2021
Before the vote, a school-board secretary read comments from parents in support of the letter ... Florida became the 17th state to prohibit any legislation that would mandate school vaccinations against COVID after lawmakers in Tallahassee voted in favor of a measure on Wednesday, according to the National Academy for State Health Policy.

High school golf: Forest freshman Haley Davis takes silver at state

Ocala Star Banner 18 Nov 2021
Lake Mary’s Izzy Pellot, a Mississippi State commitment, won the individual title (64-71-135) and led her school to the team ...

‘Schools of Hope’ gain ground as competition to low scoring public schools

Tampa Bay Times 17 Nov 2021
Florida’s “schools of hope” charter school initiative got off to a slow start after its initial approval ... School violence ... From the court docket The Leon County school district faces a lawsuit over a complaint that it excludes parents from discussions about children’s gender identity, the Tallahassee Democrat reports.

Alachua County School Board bypasses precedent in selecting new chair

The Gainesville Sun 17 Nov 2021
Silence traveled around the district office boardroom when Alachua County School Board member Robert Hyatt was nominated as chair— for the third time — at a Tuesday night board meeting ... Tallahassee Judge dismisses Alachua schools challenge of state rule barring mask mandates"I'm not at all surprised at what happened".

Florida's special session to limit COVID-19 vaccine, mask mandates gavels in

WPTV 16 Nov 2021
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Lawmakers are back in Tallahassee this week, working on bills to limit vaccine and mask mandates in the state ... Dressed in revolutionary wear, John Fischer came to Tallahassee from Boca Raton as the special session began. If approved, public schools won't be able to require student masking or COVID-19 vaccination.

Baylor equestrian signs eight

Waco Tribune-Herald 16 Nov 2021
New Jumping Seat signees include Lilly Anthes of Grand Haven, Mich.; Emma Covarrubias of Middle Township High School in Eldora, N.J.; Maddie ...

More professors join lawsuit against UF over giving testimony

Orlando Sentinel 16 Nov 2021
TALLAHASSEE — Three more University of Florida professors have joined a lawsuit challenging a policy that gives the school ...

Donald (Don) Joseph Hevey Obituary

Caledonian Record 15 Nov 2021
Don graduated from Saint Ann High School in West Palm Beach, earned an AA at WPB Junior College, and arrived in Tallahassee, Fla ... In 1981 Governor Bob Graham asked Don to step in as the Program Director of the Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Program of the old HRS; a move that brought him back to Tallahassee.

Fantastic Friday: Bolles, Ponte Vedra win team cross country; three locals win FHSAA title

The Florida Times Union 13 Nov 2021
Runners from the First Coast captured three team championships and three individual titles Friday morning at the Florida High School Athletic Association cross country championships at Apalachee Regional Park in Tallahassee.

South Florida Court Rejects Quick Handling Of School Mask Case

CBS Sports 12 Nov 2021
TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – A South Florida appeals court has rejected a request by school boards to move quickly in a challenge to a Florida Department of Health rule aimed at preventing student mask requirements during the COVID-19 pandemic ... Attorneys for the school boards in ...

Final 3 school boards in Florida drop COVID-19 mask mandates

Orlando Sentinel 12 Nov 2021
TALLAHASSEE — Citing declines in COVID-19 cases, three county school ...

FHSAA urges caution over high school sports fake broadcast links

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 12 Nov 2021
For regular season contests, reach out to the schools involved." ... High school football ... High school football power rankings ... In Tallahassee, the official Twitter account for Lawton Chiles High School retweeted a link purporting to broadcast the Timberwolves volleyball team's state tournament game against Niceville in early October.

Gainesville family files discrimination suit against St. Patrick Interparish School

The Florida Times Union 10 Nov 2021
Patrick Interparish School in northeast Gainesville ... District Court for the Northern District of Florida, alleges that Black families experience discrimination at the school ... Tallahassee Judge dismisses Alachua schools challenge of state rule barring mask mandates ... Walker in Tallahassee, chief judge for the entire U.S.

Alachua County high schoolers mentor youngsters through Teen Trendsetters reading program

The Gainesville Sun 09 Nov 2021
Tallahassee Judge dismisses Alachua schools challenge of state rule barring mask mandates ... Bill would require Asian American & Pacific Islander education in Florida schools ... The elementary schools were chosen based on their proximity to a local high school ... There are currently 50 high school students in the program.