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.
Suncoast Technical College Partners with Florida Department of Education for new workforce education initiative
Sarasota, FLA. (September 28, 2020) – Suncoast Technical College (STC) is excited to join forces with the Florida Department of Education (FDOE) for a new workforce education initiative aimed at raising awareness of short-term career and technical education programs.
SARASOTA COUNTY, September 22, 2020 – Thanks to a program extension from the USDA, Sarasota County Schools will now feed all children 18 years and younger for free through December 31, 2020, including children not currently enrolled in Sarasota County Schools.