School Board Organizational Meeting
School Board Organizational Meeting
11/10/2021
Full speed ahead for the Citrus County School Board. During the annual organizational meeting Tuesday afternoon, board members voted on school board member Virginia “Ginger” Bryant as the new chairperson.
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Royal EMT program
Interested in becoming an EMT?
11/01/2021
We are looking for current dual enrollment students that might be interested in the EMT program.
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Join Our Team - Citrus Schools Hosts Career Fair
09/28/2021
Our career fair will offer opportunities for new and experienced teachers in all areas, para pros, bus drivers, food and nutritional services, custodians, and much more.
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Pathway to UF
Extend Your Pathway to College – October 7th
09/23/2021
It’s never too early to begin thinking about college. The College of Central Florida and the University of Florida are joining forces for a special presentation to explain new pathways to earning a college degree.
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The 2021 Congressional App Challenge
08/12/2021
The 2021 Congressional App Challenge is now open to High School and Middle School Students.
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Health and safety protocols
Learning Options & Safety Protocols 21-22
08/04/2021
Citrus County Schools is finalizing plans for the 2021-22 school year and will offer two learning options for students.
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Lunch program extended
Free Meals Continue Into New School Year
07/29/2021
Free school meals will continue for public school students into the 2021-22 school year.
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Spring Test Scores Released
07/29/2021
Citrus County School District Statewide English Language Arts, Math, Science and End-of-Course Test Results Spring 2021
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Hunter Eichorn, Safety Patroller of the Year
CRPS student honored
07/13/2021
Crystal River Primary School fifth-grader, Hunter Eichhorn was selected among thousands of Florida students as the 2020-21 “AAA Safety Patroller of the Year.”
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Storm Updates
Latest News: Hurricane Elsa
07/06/2021
Tropical Storm Elsa is likely to impact Citrus County Tuesday evening into early Wednesday morning.
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Summer Feeding Program 2021
05/24/2021
Citrus County School’s Food and Nutrition Services will be participating in the Summer Feeding Program during the months of June and July.
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CRHS student wins Congressional Art Competition
05/24/2021
Stacia Bowers of Crystal River High School wins First Place overall in the 2021 Congressional Art Competition for Florida.
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FCC Helps Households Connect During the Pandemic
05/20/2021
Good news for Citrus County families and households struggling to afford internet service.
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Annual Tropicana Speech Contest Goes Virtual
02/25/2021
Despite the pandemic forcing the event to go virtual, students were excited again this year to participate in the annual Tropicana Speech Contest.
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2021 Science Fair Winners
02/19/2021
Despite the pandemic, this year’s Citrus Regional Science and Engineering Fair (CRSEF) normally held in person at the Citrus County Auditorium in Inverness, was a success! However, because of safety protocols, students at both at the school and regional level participated virtually.
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Diploma for graduation
Para Pro to Teacher Program Graduates
02/09/2021
One of our goals within the school district is to build teachers from within our schools. We honored three teachers during our regular school board meeting today who have graduated from our Para Pro to Teacher program in partnership with St. Leo University.
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Meet our 2022 Teacher of the Year & 2021 School-Related Employee of the Year
Teacher & School-Related Employee of the Year
01/09/2021
Meet our 2022 Teacher of the Year & 2021 School-Related Employee of the Year
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Chief Grant and Chief Vincent
School District honors Police Chief
12/08/2020
School District honors Police Chief and Swears in New Command.
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Education Support Professionals Day Nov 18, 2020
11/18/2020
Each year, we set aside the Wednesday of American Education Week, to celebrate and express our gratitude to the Education Support Professionals (ESP) who make Citrus County Schools such great places to learn.
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2020 National School Bus Safety Week
10/19/2020
2020 National School Bus Safety Week: October 19-23, 2020 and the theme is "Red Lights Mean STOP!"
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FREE SAT & ACT Test Prep
FREE SAT & ACT Test Prep
10/08/2020
Free class for any student in high school who wants to improve his/her SAT or ACT scores!
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Lunch program extended
FREE School Meals extended through December
09/16/2020
Under the Summer Food Service Program, all children 18 years old and younger may receive FREE Breakfast and Lunch.
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CCSB welcomes two more guardians
08/25/2020
Citrus County School Board members welcomed two more guardians during today's school board special meeting and workshop.
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LHS students Win Congressional Art Competition
06/04/2020
Two 10th grade students, both from Lecanto High School, were surprised when Florida Congressman Daniel Webster of the 11th Congressional District unveiled to them they had won the 2020 Congressional Art Competition.
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Summer Learning
School District Plans for Summer Learning
05/19/2020
The Citrus County School District has been developing our Summer Instructional Remote Learning Plan to ensure all students, including those with disabilities, have access to high-quality learning opportunities at home through the summer months.
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School Lunch Hero Day
Citrus County Schools to Honor School Lunch Heroes
04/28/2020
On Friday, May 1, the Citrus County School District is encouraging students to show their appreciation for their school nutrition staff as part of National School Lunch Hero Day. We are hoping students will shower their school lunch heroes with a thank you or any other type of supportive recognition you choose.
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Latest Coronavirus Updates
Expansion of Meal Distribution Sites
03/26/2020
With the success of our meal distribution sites, Citrus Schools is expanding our reach to families by adding meal sites at more schools and now on school bus routes as well.
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Read the Latest on School Closures & Fall Enrollment
02/28/2020
Our district is taking proactive measures to protect our students and staff from illnesses such as the flu and coronavirus.
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Jessica Price, Sam Himmel and Althea Council
Galaxy of the Stars
02/17/2020
Citrus County Schools is proud to announce Jessica Price, a Spanish teacher at Lecanto High School, as Citrus County Schools “Teacher of the Year” for 2021 and Althea Council, a Food Services Manager at Citrus Springs Middle School, as School-Related Employee of the Year for 2020.
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New EMT program at CRHS
The Phil Royal EMT Program at CRHS
01/28/2020
A new EMT program offered at Crystal River High School as part of the CRHS Academy of Health Careers is now called The Phil Royal EMT Program.
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Citrus County’s Graduation Rates Continue to Climb
01/21/2020
The Citrus County School District is proud to announce that the graduation rate rose to an incredible 86 percent.
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Superintendent Himmel
Himmel named Florida's Superintendent of the Year
12/04/2019
We are proud to announce Citrus County Schools Superintendent Sandra “Sam” Himmel was named the Florida 2020 Superintendent of the Year by the Florida Association of District School Superintendents (FADSS).
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November is Family Engagement Month
11/04/2019
Parents, grandparents, guardians, and extended families are encouraged to be involved in their children’s education throughout the year.
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Wash your hands! Flu season is here.
10/21/2019
The Florida Department of Health is encouraging families to get vaccinated for influenza. Influenza vaccines are safe and the best way to protect against influenza and its potentially severe complications.
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Substitutes Needed
Substitute Teachers Needed
10/21/2019
The Citrus County School District is seeking substitute teachers for grades K-12.
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active shooter training
DRILL: Active Shooter Training
10/03/2019
Communication is crucial when it comes to the safety of our students and staff if one of our schools is ever faced with an active shooter situation.
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Give us your Feedback!
Give us your Feedback!
Help improve our Citrus County Schools by filling out this short survey.
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Apply to our Academies!
8th graders - Apply to one of six academies right now!
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Lunch program extended
FREE School Meals Program Extended
The USDA has extended the FREE School Meals for the remainder of the school year!
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virtual school
Virtual vs On-Campus Learning Survey
The purpose of this survey is to determine the educational preference for Citrus County families as we continue planning for the upcoming school year.
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UPDATE: Connell to remain in jail
Man who made verbal threats against IPS students will remain in jail
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