Coupons for Classrooms are coming soon! Enjoy the City Reps scoured Citrus County over the past few weeks and have found more than enough generous vendors to fill our Coupon book! The Education Foundation and Citrus County Schools will be selling this 52 page Coupon book starting September 15th. More information on savings and how to […]
Members from the Citrus County Education Foundation recently attended Forest Ridge Elementary School’s SAEC meeting to present them with a $1,000 check for winning the IM&P School Spirit Award at the recent Suncoast Credit Union Foundation Schoolhouse Hustle. Forest Ridge Elementary won the trophy and cash prize for having the highest percentage of runners at […]
Like a fine wine, the Superintendent’s Golf Classic just keeps getting sweeter with age. 160 of Citrus County’s finest weekend warriors converged on Sugarmill Wood’s Golf and Country Club in Homosassa on Satuday, April 26th to take part in the 16th Annual Superintendent’s Golf Classic. This annual fundraiser helps support local public education through the […]
Citrus County Education Foundation members were moved by the support it recieved from across our great community at the recent Inaugural Suncoast Credit Union Schoolhouse Hustle. 509 total racers showed up to take part in the 5k, 10k, and 1 mile walk events. Hundreds of other supporters, volunteers, and businesses were on hand to root […]
At this month’s board meeting, the Education Foundation was delighted to hear about an exciting summer program available to elementary level gifted students in Citrus County. Stephanie Gardner and Nancy Haynes shared information about Camp Invention, a fun, impactful summer learning program taking place at Inverness Primary School. This two week program is packed with hands-on activities, […]
Earlier in the 2013-14 school year, CCEF was proud to provide over $59,000 in grant money to teachers, departments, and SAEC’s in Citrus County. Funding for this annual competitive grant program comes through locally raised contributions and is matched dollar for dollar through a statewide grant provided by the Consortium of Florida Education Foundations. Recently, Citrus […]
CCEF is providing a $1,000 scholarship to an Aspiring Teacher seeking their bachelor’s degree or current teacher aspiring to improve their skills with a masters or doctorate in education. Applications for our Aspiring Teacher Scholarships are now available for all Citrus County School Board Employees wishing to pursue a bachelor’s degree or graduate level degree (masters or doctorate) in an […]
CCEF is proud to announce it’s support of the Crest SuccessMaker program. SuccessMaker is a computer based learning program utilized by Crest and other Citrus County Schools. With support from CCEF, Crest has developed an awards program for its students that includes earning gold stars and pizza. CCEF wishes all the students at Crest School […]
The Citrus County Education Foundation is proud to announce the continuation of six scholarships available to Citrus County graduating seniors. Bright House Networks has once again sponsored three $1,000 scholarships available to all schools. The Citrus Hills Civic Association Memorial Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship for a student residing in the Villages of Citrus Hills. […]
The Citrus County Education Foundation is proud to announce that Stephen Barbieri has been named the new Executive Director. Mr. Barbieri is a product of the Citrus County School system and a graduate of the University of Florida, Levin College of Law. During the past four months he has been a very active board member […]
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New Executive Director meets with Dennis Miller from Citrus Today on WYKE to talk about the many programs funded by the Education Foundation!