Welcome to Sarasota County School Board
Welcome to the School Board of Sarasota County!
The School Board of Sarasota County sets policy for the school district that advances educational opportunities for all students. Comprised of five members elected county-wide, each School Board member serves four-year terms on an alternating basis and works to advance legislative priorities that best meet the needs of the 53,000 students in the school district. School Board members are also responsible for appointing a school superintendent who directs the day-to-day academic and operational strategies of the school district.
School Board meetings take place twice a month – check out the upcoming calendar for agenda items and opportunities to address the Board during public meetings.
Members of the community are welcome the reach out to School Board members directly to notify them of ideas and feedback pertaining to education in Sarasota County.
SARASOTA COUNTY, November 19, 2019 – The Sarasota County School Board voted 5:0 to appoint chief financial officer and assistant superintendent, Mitsi Corcoran, as acting superintendent.
SARASOTA COUNTY, November 18, 2019 – Sarasota County Schools and Sarasota County Public Libraries are excited to announce the launch of ONEPass, an innovative partnership that greatly expands teacher, staff and student access to a myriad of diverse learning tools.
SARASOTA COUNTY, November 14, 2019 – Three Sarasota County teachers were surprised Thursday, Nov. 14, when they were revealed as finalists for the district’s elementary, middle and high school 2020 Teacher of the Year honors.