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WICKLOW ELEMENTARY RECEIVES APPROVAL FOR IB PRIMARY YEARS PROGRAMME

By iintern_info@sanfordchamber.com | June 14, 2021 | Comments Off on WICKLOW ELEMENTARY RECEIVES APPROVAL FOR IB PRIMARY YEARS PROGRAMME

On Thursday, June 3, 2021, Wicklow Elementary School for Global Pathways was notified that it has been approved to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme.  The school becomes the second in Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS) to receive this prestigious designation and now becomes the newest member of an ever-growing global community of 607…

Seminole State hosts drive-through graduation ceremony for Spring graduates

By iintern_info@sanfordchamber.com | June 4, 2021 | Comments Off on Seminole State hosts drive-through graduation ceremony for Spring graduates

SANFORD, Fla.(May, 5, 2021) –  Following the success and positive feedback from its first-ever hybrid, drive-through graduation for the Class of 2020, Seminole State College hosted a graduation ceremony in the same format for its Spring 2021 graduates May 4 and 5 on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus. The College awarded nearly 2,800 degrees, certificates and…

37th annual Foundation for Seminole State College raises over $428,000

By iintern_info@sanfordchamber.com | June 4, 2021 | Comments Off on 37th annual Foundation for Seminole State College raises over $428,000

SANFORD, Fla. (May 25, 2021) – Capturing the all the excitement and vibrance of Mardi Gras, the Foundation for Seminole State College held its’ 37th annual Dream Gala at the Orlando Marriott Lake Mary on Saturday, May 22, with over $428,000 raised for student scholarships, faculty programs support and areas of greatest need throughout the…

Tips for a Successful Transition to Middle School this Fall

By iintern_info@sanfordchamber.com | June 4, 2021 | Comments Off on Tips for a Successful Transition to Middle School this Fall

Megan Lown, Middle School Math Teacher/Coach, Seminole Science Charter School Whether students attended school virtually or in-person this past year, both brought unique challenges to all students, who are now eagerly looking forward to a well-deserved summer break. While the fall may seem like a long way off, parents should use the summer months to…

Sanford’s 2021 Water Quality Report

By iintern_info@sanfordchamber.com | June 4, 2021 | Comments Off on Sanford’s 2021 Water Quality Report

The 2021 Annual Water Quality Report is being mailed with the City of Sanford Utility bills starting this week. Required by the State of Florida, this report serves as the City’s Consumer Confidence Report (CCR). The CCR is designed to inform customers about the quality of water Sanford customers receive from its Utility every day.…

Seminole County Executive Order 2021-020

By Kim Fulford | May 11, 2021 | Comments Off on Seminole County Executive Order 2021-020

Seminole County Executive Order 2021-020, requiring the use of social distancing and facial coverings, has been suspended, effective Monday, May 3, 2021, in compliance with the Governor’s suspension of all local government mandates. As such, Seminole County no longer requires members of the public to wear facial coverings in public facilities, businesses, places of assembly, and…

Vote for Ella

By Kim Fulford | May 11, 2021 | Comments Off on Vote for Ella

We have an exciting opportunity for our Florida Black Bear, Ella, to be featured on a plane tail of a Frontier Airlines Aircraft! When you vote for Ella as Orlando’s most-loved animal, you’ll have the chance to win $400 in Frontier Airlines flights. Voting runs from May 3 – 16. Visit this link to vote:…

Seminole State to host hybrid, drive-through graduation for Spring 2021

By Kim Fulford | May 4, 2021 | Comments Off on Seminole State to host hybrid, drive-through graduation for Spring 2021

Seminole State to host hybrid, drive-through graduation for Spring 2021Back by popular demand, the College’s hybrid graduation is scheduled for May 4-5. SANFORD, Fla. (April 27, 2021) – Following the success and positive feedback from its first-ever hybrid, drive-through graduation for the Class of 2020, Seminole State College of Florida will host a graduation ceremony…

Goodwill Hosts Free Webinar For Job Seekers On May 7

By Kim Fulford | May 4, 2021 | Comments Off on Goodwill Hosts Free Webinar For Job Seekers On May 7

Participants to Learn Best Practices for Professional Networking  WHAT:    On Fri., May 7, Goodwill Industries of Central Florida’s virtual job connection team will host a free webinar for job seekers. The latest in a series of virtual presentations, this session will focus on how to use networking to find a new employment opportunity. Interested participants…

LEADERS 4 LIFE FELLOWSHIP HELPS TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN SCHOLAR TURN HER DREAMS INTO REALITY

By Kim Fulford | April 20, 2021 | Comments Off on LEADERS 4 LIFE FELLOWSHIP HELPS TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN SCHOLAR TURN HER DREAMS INTO REALITY

Take Stock in Children – Seminole (TSIC) is proud to announce their scholar Esther “Destiny” Ukachukwu is a winner of the Leaders 4 Life Fellowship (L4L). Destiny, a senior at Seminole High, is one of six winners selected state-wide to represent their Leaders 4 Life Class of 2021. She will receive funds for housing, meal…

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