Tag: Francis Marion Military Academy

Florida schools roundup: Help for failing schools, H.B. 7069 challenge and more

Help for failing schools: Ninety-three failing Florida schools can apply to the state for up to $2,000 more per student to fund such services as after-school programs and community partnerships, the Department of Education announces. The schools are eligible through the “schools of hope” provision of H.B. 7069 because they have received grades[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Naming rights, district trouble, rezoning and more

Naming rights: The Lee County School District is starting to see revenue from its decision to selling naming rights to schools’ facilities such as athletic fields, performance halls and libraries, and to sell advertising on the main website. Fort Myers News-Press. District problems: The Florida Board of Education is still looking for a[Read More…]