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.
District News & Announcements
Free Food for Families
There are many free food resources for families and children throughout the summer in partnership with All Faiths Food Bank.
District Announces Director of Transportation
Sarasota County, FL, May 17, 2023 – Sarasota County Schools is pleased to announce that Dr. Keith Little – currently an Assistant Principal at Riverview High School – has been selected to serve as the new Director of Transportation, effective July 1, 2023.
Summer Aide Opportunities!
SCS employees have the opportunity to work in an aide capacity over the summer.