Could your child benefit from extra learning opportunities over the summer?
Registration for Summer Bridge is underway. Summer Bridge is especially important for students who are not performing on grade level or need additional help to stay on track. Summer Bridge provides engaging activities and focused instruction to prepare students for maximum success. Most Summer Bridge programs will run Monday through Thursday from June 6 to July 13. Register and find the latest information at www.pcsb.org/summerbridge. Contact the school for additional info or help with the registration process. Attached is the Summer Bridge Flyer.
Thank you to all our parents who participated in the Title I parent survey. Here are the results of the survey Survey Results.
Ponce de Leon has been awarded funds under the FDOE’s School Improvement Grant 1003(a) Initiative. The project period runs from now until September 30, 2017, and provides funding for additional support to help meet our schools’ needs. If you would like to read more about this grant initiative, click on the following link: Grant Award Document
Pinellas County Schools is working with the CDC, Florida Department of Health and Pinellas County Mosquito Control to educate students and families about the Zika virus and tips for mosquito control. To find out more information, please click here.Parents, each year Ponce de Leon develops a comprehensive PARENT INVOLVEMENT PLAN. This plan focuses on ways that Ponce de Leon Families can be engaged in curriculum based activities throughout the year. Click PIP PLAN to view this year's plan.
Welcome to Ponce de Leon Elementary. Ponce de Leon students will have the opportunity this year to check out a computer for home use. Beyond the Classroom is a districtwide initiative that will expand digital learning and extended learning opportunities for our students. This program will provide our students with free access to several online educational resources that will motivate them to read more and help them to improve their skills in many subjects, including language arts, science and math. This program is aimed at giving students at Title I schools equal access to the technology they need to be successful. If you would like to participate in this program, please call the front office at 588-3573. If you are a business or community partner who would like to support this effort, please check out our "Get Engaged" page to see how you can help.
Pinellas County Schools Homework Helpline, (727) 547-7223, offers free homework help for students in grades 1-12. The Homework Helpline is staffed by teachers certified in math, science, language arts and social studies. Help is available from 5 to 8 p.m., Monday through Thursday, on all school days, except when there is no school the following day.
The Annual School Financial Report has been posted to the district website. If you would like to see this report, please click on the following link.