Please call the 8th Grade Office if your child is absent, needs to leave early for an appointment or to set up a Parent/Teacher Conference. Conferences do not start any earlier than 8:50am.Ms. Fernandez is the Office Clerk - 547-7689 ext. 2126 or email a firstname.lastname@example.org.Discover Your Choices for high school!District Application Programs InformationApplication Period: January 8-17, 2020Acceptance Period: February 13-22. 2020
Parents of 8th grade students we would like to inform you of upcoming key dates to remember. If you are interested in applying for a career or magnet program for your child in 9th grade, you will find specific information necessary to pursue the application process at the link below. You can always access pcsb.org for ALL information at any time. Prior to the application process, many programs offer the opportunity for your child to shadow another student in the available programs. All you need to do is contact the high school program of interest directly. Below are two links, one for Osceola Fundamental High School and Seminole High School Center for Educational Leadership shadowing opportunities. Another link provided via this message is a direct link to the District Application Guide where you can find ALL information necessary for understanding the application process.
We will also be hosting a High School Magnet Fair here at OMS on Thursday, November 7, at 5:30 in the cafeteria. You will have the opportunity to hear from and speak with students and staff from various magnet programs within Pinellas County Schools. Hope to see you there! If you have any questions, please contact me at 727 – 547 – 7689, ext. 2124. Kelly Krupp, 8th Grade Guidance Counselor
MARK YOUR calendar!
Oct 29, 2019 Choice Fair Countryside High School 6-7:30 p.m.
Nov. 2, 2019 Choice Fair Pinellas Park High School 9a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Nov. 4, 2019 Choice Fair Lakewood High School 6-7:30 p.m.
Jan. 17, 2020 Deadline for documentation of program eligibility to be submitted to each school’s program office.
Mar. 18, 2020 Late application period begins.
District Application Guide https://www.pcsb.org/Page/837
Osceola Fundamental HS Shadowing https://www.pcsb.org/osceola-hs
Seminole HS CEL shadowing https://www.pcsb.org/seminole-hs
GradVenture information will be available in February.