News

DECEMBER 13, 2018 – Oak Park’s Swezey named district’s 2019 Teacher of the Year

Shane Swezey, a music teacher at Oak Park School, was named the 2019 Sarasota County Teacher of the Year at the Dec. 12 Ignite Education celebration hosted by the Education Foundation of Sarasota County. Sarasota ... continue reading

DECEMBER 5, 2018 – Education Foundation of Sarasota County awards $316,468 in grants

Innovation is key to successful classroom and schoolwide grants The Education Foundation of Sarasota County has announced classroom and schoolwide grant awards totaling $316,468 for the 2018-19 academic year. Some 32,000 students will be impacted ... continue reading

DECEMBER 4, 2018 – Elementary school students dig surprise archaeological site

Education Foundation creates simulated archaeological discovery for immersive learning project The Education Foundation of Sarasota County funded a surprise simulated archaeological dig site for an immersive learning project to help elementary school students attain a ... continue reading

November 20, 2018 – REGIONAL COLLABORATIVE AIMING TO BOOST COLLEGE ACCESS, SUCCESS HAS NEW HOME AT EDUCATION FOUNDATION OF SARASOTA COUNTY

The local partners that have made Sarasota the number-one county in Florida for financial-aid completion rates will be led by a new organization. The Education Foundation of Sarasota County will take the reins from the ... continue reading

November 2018 Enewsletter – The Achiever

The latest Education Foundation of Sarasota eNews. (more…)

November 13, 2018 – Sarasota County Teacher of the Year Finalists Surprised at Three Schools

Three Sarasota County teachers were surprised Tuesday, Nov. 13, when they were revealed as finalists for the district’s elementary, middle and high school 2019 Teacher of the Year honors. The 2019 finalists are: Tessa Healy, ... continue reading

October 2018 Enewsletter – The Achiever

The latest Education Foundation of Sarasota eNews. (more…)

October 30, 2018 – Gulf Coast Foundation awards $60,000 to Education Foundation of Sarasota County

Grant supports College, Career, Life Readiness Initiative Sarasota, Fla. (Oct. 30, 2018) – Gulf Coast Community Foundation has awarded a $60,000 grant to the Education Foundation of Sarasota County to support the expanded College, Career ... continue reading

October 16, 2018 – Alumni of Distinction Award Nominations Open

The Education Foundation of Sarasota County has opened nominations through Nov. 15 for the Sarasota County Schools 2018-19 Alumni of Distinction Award. The alumni award recognizes a Sarasota County Schools graduate who has achieved career ... continue reading

October 15, 2018 – Families and community invited to free film “Screenagers”

The Education Foundation of Sarasota County invites the community to a free screening of the award-winning documentary, “Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age.” The film will be shown Oct. 22 from 6 to 8 ... continue reading

Events

January 18 - 20, 2019 Recurring Event
Thursday, Jan. 24 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Monday, Jan. 28 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Tuesday, Jan. 29 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Saturday, Feb. 09 (8:00 AM - 3:00 PM)
Tuesday, Apr. 23 (11:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
30th Anniversary Platinum Partners