School News Letter
14405 49th Street North Clearwater, FL 33762-2804
Dear Students and Families,
We are currently in week seven of semester one. Students should be approximately 42% complete in their courses by Friday. Please make sure you are following the pacing guides in each course to ensure you are done on time. Please note, students must earn a 60% or higher on the final exam to earn a passing grade in their courses. We are so proud of all our students. Continue working hard!
Pacing Chart- Percentages are approximate
Week 1 August 14th to August 16th August 19th to August 23rd
Week 2 August 26th to August 30th
Week 3 September 2nd to September 6th
Week 4 September 9th to September 13th
Week 5 September 16th to September 20th
Week 6 September 23rd to September 27th
Week 7 September 30th to October 4th
Week 8 October 7th to October 11th
Week 9 October 14th to October 18th
Week 10 October 21st to October 25th
Week 11 October 28th to November 1st
Week 12 November 4th to November 8th
Week 13 November 11th to November 15th
Week 14 November 18th to November 22nd
Thanksgiving Week (No School) November 25th to December 1st
Week 15 December 2nd to December 6th
Week 16 December 9th to December 13th
Week 17 December 16th to December 20thMAKE UP WEEK
Download Office 365 for free as a Pinellas County Student. You just need to know your R2.D2 and s.password.
Pinellas Virtual School- Lead Teachers
Our lead teachers in the core subjects are available most days to assist students with DBA’s and face to face students. We are located at14405 49th Street North, Clearwater, FL 33762.
Please click on the links below to schedule a time for assistance.
Math-Mr. Fresia https://calendly.com/fresiam
Science- Mr. O’Keefe https://calendly.com/okeefet
Language Arts- Ms. Whithurst https://calendly.com/whitehurstka
Social Studies- Mrs.Tompkins https://calendly.com/tompkinsel
If you want to come in for a couple of hours and don’t need specific help, please email Mrs. Meloy at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will get you on the general calendar.
Link your SAT/PSAT account to Khan Academy. By linking the accounts, your child can practice for the SAT and in turn raise your SAT scores. The tests are personalized for the individual student. The lessons are interactive, and students get instant feedback.
PSAT- or the first time linking account https://drive.google.com/file/d/1kQd_1DqrVCS53whSyyAjwasciF4s1vEQ/view
Future Plans is a self-awareness and career exploration program to help you discover and understand some of your talents, interests, and preferences. The program is only accessible for students in grades 10-12th grade.
pinellas.futureplans.org- Invitation Code: YJFN2V59 Your unique ID is your s.password Your Projected Graduation Year is 2019-2022
For technical support, please click “Contact Us” at the top of your screen.
Toys for Tots- Click here for more information.
FAFSA Completions Nights
OCTOBER 17: THE PINELLAS COUNTY COLLEGE AND CAREER FAIR
OCTOBER 12: COLLEGE APPLICATION & FINANCIAL AID SUPPORT EVENT9am-12pm; see below for locations
In the Media Center at:
South County @ Boca Ciega HS
Mid-County @ Largo HS
North County @ Dunedin HS
Are you looking for support for college applications, the FAFSA, and the college essay personal statement?
Families are encouraged to attend with their children!
Financial aid professionals, including college representatives, will be on hand to answer questions.
NOVEMBER 11: OFHS FAFSA COMPLETION EVENT
6:00-7:00pm, Osceola Fundamental HS, Media Center
Remember to bring these items to ensure a successful online FAFSA submission:
- Your Federal Student Aid FSA ID (to obtain your FSA ID go to https://fsaid.ed.gov)
- Student’s/Parent’s 2018 and/or 2017 W-2(s) and Federal Income Tax Forms (1040, 1040A or 1040 EZ)
- 2018 and/or 2017 untaxed income (social security, disability, workman's comp, etc.)
- Driver’s license or state ID
- Social Security number, Alien Registration number, date of birth for student, spouse and/or parents
SENIOR SCHOLOARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID OPPOTUNITES
Please CLICK HERE for Senior Financial Aid and Scholarship Information. Save this link as new information is added frequently. Need to know how to go about applying for college? CLICK HERE for a guide on how apply for college, financial aid, and scholarships!
SPC- DUAL ENROLLMENT
Registration begins on Oct. 24th. Permission slip for Spring semester are due on November 22nd. To qualify, you must have a 3.0 GPA and have seven credits in your core courses. For more information, please reach out to Mrs. Meloy- email@example.com