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Superintendent Visits on First Day of School: Monday, August 12th

By Kim Fulford | August 12, 2019 |

For Immediate Release:                                   SCPS Contact: Michael Lawrence, APR July 22, 2019                                                                            Communications Officer                                                                                                   407-320-0471 Superintendent Visits on First Day of School:  Monday, August 12th 5:30 a.m. – 6:00 a.m.        Transportation Bus Hub                                                 Waving to Bus Drivers as they depart                                                 822 E. S.R.…

***NEW DATE*** (SCPS School Safety Press Conference moved from Aug. 6th to Aug. 13th)

By Kim Fulford | August 2, 2019 |

 Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS) will host a School Safety & Security media opportunity to update the community on security additions and enhancements for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year.  The event will take place on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. inside the Performing Arts Center (Auditorium) at Millennium Middle School (2330…

Seminole County Fire Department Launches New $3.2 Million CAD System

By Kim Fulford | July 29, 2019 |

Sanford, FL – July 24, 2019 – A new era of public safety operations commenced in Seminole County Tuesday as the Seminole County Fire Department (SCFD) successfully transitioned to a new, state-of-the-art computer-aided dispatch system, CAD/Mobile. This $3.2 million system is the principal application used to connect all relevant public safety technology programs utilized within Seminole County,…


By Kim Fulford | July 29, 2019 |

(SANFORD, FL) Pine Crest Elementary School of Innovation will host a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 10 a.m. at the existing covered pavilion located at 405 W. 27th Street, Sanford, FL, 32773. The focus of this groundbreaking ceremony is to reveal the plans for the new two-story building and campus features designed…

Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS) Superintendent Dr. Walt Griffin has been recognized as the 2019 Superintendent of the Year by the Florida Association for Career & Technical Education (FACTE).

By Kim Fulford | July 29, 2019 |

Sanford Chamber Teacher and Student of the Month Appreciation

By Kim Fulford | July 22, 2019 |

In September the Sanford Chamber will start their 2019-2020 Teacher and Student of the month for Seminole Co.As we honor the Teachers & Students you can help share your support and market your business by donating items for the monthly appreciation.Items may include:· back packs (we only need 6 in a blue or gray color)· back pack,…

Seminole State College aims to meet workforce demand with training in simulation

By Kim Fulford | July 22, 2019 |

SANFORD, Fla. (July 17, 2019) – With new technologies emerging and constant technological advancements, the need for those with the skills to keep up with these rapid changes is growing. Seminole State College of Florida is working to meet that demand with focused training in simulation. The Simulation Specialization within the College’s Associate in Science…


By Kim Fulford | July 22, 2019 |

SANFORD, Fla. (July 18, 2019) — Central Florida Regional Hospital has announced the opening of the Spine Care Center, providing a comprehensive range of solutions for patients suffering from back pain. “We’re focused on treatments that provide life-changing solutions for our patients,” said Trey Abshier, CEO of Central Florida Regional Hospital. “Many adults are immobilized…

Support Wayne Densch Performing Arts on Amazon Prime

By Kim Fulford | July 15, 2019 |

Support WDPAC by naming us as your charity for Amazon Prime purchases! You can click the “Shop Now” button and start purchasing to donate. What can we say? We love a good deal, but we love our patrons even more! Shop Now!

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens Earns Sensory Inclusive Certification

By Kim Fulford | July 15, 2019 |

SANFORD, Fla., July 15, 2019—The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens has partnered with KultureCity®, a non-profit organization focused on creating welcoming and inclusive environments for individuals with unique abilities, to become a certified sensory inclusive facility. During the certification process, Zoo staff and volunteers were trained to recognize guests with sensory needs and how…

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