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Education

  • Levy looks to improve FCATs

    Florida's Comprehensive Assessment Test grades are in for a few middle and elementary schools in Levy County. Despite As and Bs across the board, superintendent Bob Hastings wasn't excited with the results.

  • Bus, drug incidents drive school board meeting

    Personnel issues involving two bus drivers and a custodian consumed Tuesday's three-plus hour School Board of Levy County meeting.
    The board also called an Aug. 2 public hearing to discuss policy changes, including the adoption of the "baggy pants law," recently approved by Florida legislators.

  • Levy high school graduates recognized by Plum Creek

    Plum Creek has awarded a $1,000 scholarship to three Levy County high school students.  Plum Creek annually awards scholarships to exemplary high school seniors who plan to continue their education after graduation.  The scholarships recognize demonstrated academic excellence, involvement in school and community activities and overall achievement throughout their high school careers.         The winners are:

  • Scholarship winner

    The Levy Gilchrist Retired Educators Association presented its annual scholarship award to Amanda Mesa, center. Allison Pelletier, Mesa’s mother is on her left, while her grandmother Victoria Free sits on the right.

  • Tri-County student on FIT dean's list

       Florida Institute of Technology announced Lindsey Hastie of Trenton  and Tyler Smith of Bell have been named to its Dean’s List for the spring semester 2009.
       To be included on the Dean's List, a student must complete 12 or more graded credits in a semester with a semester grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.4.

  • Students of the Month

    Chiefland Commissioner Frank Buie, center, presents awards to May's Students of the Month. Dalton Tiner, left, was honored as Chiefland Elementary School's Student of the Month. Sarah Stephenson, right, was honored as Student of the Month at Chiefland Middle School. Katelyn Jenkins, not pictured, was Chiefland High School's choice for the month of May.

  • Education Briefs

    Tri-County student on FIT dean's list
    Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne announced Lindsey Hastie of Trenton  and Tyler Smith of Bell have been named to its Deans List for the spring semester 2009.
    To be included on the Dean's List, a student must complete 12 or more graded credits in a semester with a semester grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.4.

  • Schools foundation focuses on math

     Special to the Citizen

  • FFA scholarship awarded to local youth

        A Trenton graduate was recently awarded a $1,000 college scholarship from the White Ford Co. and Ford Motor Co.

  • Four appointed to CF Board of Trustees

      Special to the Citizen