School District News

March 2015

Edge ES Participates in Read Across America Day 3.2.15
NHS Senior Briana Taylor Wins Voice of Democracy Contest  3.3.15
Baker School Holds 120 Gator Math Challenge 3.4.15
Destin ES Second Graders Perform Inside Your Outside Play 3.5.15
Okaloosa STEMM Academy Students Excel at Odyssey of the Mind Tournament 3.5.15
Amy Klugh Named Principal of Bluewater Elementary School 3.10.15
Spanish Textbook Adoption Process Underway 3.10.15
Choctawhatchee HS Mixes It Up 3.15.15
Top Middle School Math Students Headed to State MATHCOUNTS Competition 3.15.15
Local Students Compete in State NASP Archery Tournament 3.18.15
Algebra 2 and Geometry Textbook Adoption Process Underway 3.20.15
Local Elementary Students Participate in Future Chefs Culinary Challenge 3.23.15
Kenwood ES Students Prepare For FSA Testing 3.30.15
Five Northwood ES Teams Compete in Odyssey of the Mind Competition 3.30.15
Bruner MS Beta Club Holds Book Drive 3.30.15
FWBHS Art Students Selected To Participate in Congressional Art Competition 3.30.15
Kids Tag Art Project Helps Elementary Art Departments   

February 2015

CHOICE HS To Host Free FAFSA Workshop 2.10.15
Bullying Is Not Just A Buzzword 2.10.15
School Board Names New Administrators 2.10.15
Okaloosa Public Schools Foundation Receives Grants for AT&T “STEM@Work” Program 2.10.15
Schools Across the District Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! 2.12.15
Meet the Teacher of the Year Finalists  2.12.15

District-wide Auto Call About the Tell Somebody Safety Video 2.14.15
Walker ES Students Learn To Say No To Bullying 2.16.15
Title I and Title X To Partner with Champion for Kids - SIMPLE Giving 2.16.15
Okaloosa S.C.I.E.N.C.E. Initiative Unveils New Logo 2.16.15
Destin MS Hosts The Beauty and The Beast Powerlifting Championships 2.19.15
Edge ES Hosts Annual Tigress Tuesday 2.23.15
Silver Sands Sharks Win Gold Medal at State Special Olympics Competition 2.23.15
Catherine Beaudoin, Pryor MS, Named Teacher of the Year 2.23.15
Choice HS and Technical Center Students Win Celebrate Literacy Week Florida PSA Contest 2.24.15
Tommy Johnson Named Athletic Director of FWBHS 2.24.15
Bob Sikes ES Students Build Marble Rollercoasters For Science 2.25.15
East Panhandle Regional Science and Engineering Fair Winners Announced 2.25.15

Bruner MS FBLA Hosts First Annual Talent Show 2.27.15

January 2015

FWBHS Ruldolph Readers Program Delivers Needed Books - 1.05.15 
Longwood ES Holds First Annual Holiday Musical and Reading Night - 1.05.15  
Baker School Students Receive Free Books at Book Fair - 1.05.15   
Alex Hopkins, FWBHS, Named Okaloosa County Sunshine State Scholar - 1.05.15  
Patrick Strong, Shalimar ES, Named Educational Support Professional of the Year - 1.12.15  
Lewis School Staff Learns to Screen Print Their Own T-Shirts 1.14.15  
School Board Names New Administrators - 1.14.15  
Donna Born, Meigs MS, Receives Shine Award From Gov. Rick Scott - 1.15.15 
Ben Shuman and Robotics Team from Niceville HS Named State Winner of Samsung Solve For Tomorrow Contest - 1.15.15 
Kids Tag Art Program Receives Donation  - 1.19.15

Pro Kids Show Comes to Eglin ES - 1.20.15  
Ethan Clark Wins Florosa ES Annual Science Fair - 1.20.15
Gabe Tironi, Destin MS, Wins OCSD Spelling Bee - 1.20.15  
School District Names Volunteers of the Year - 1.20.15
Walker ES Celebrates American Education Week - 1.21.15
Bruner MS Beta Club Shines at Convention - 1.23.15
Mary Esther Thunderbots Place First in the FIRST® LEGO® League Qualifier - 1.23.15
Destin ES Students Environmentally Aware  1.27.15