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.
Learn more about the Instructional Continuity for Academic Needs Plan (ICAN Plan).
Parent Webinar: " The Anxious Child (for Students on the Spectrum or with Special Needs)” – April 16
SARASOTA COUNTY, March 28, 2020 – The Florida Diagnostic and LeaFDLRS has partnered with CARD to provide resources for families during this challenging time. This presentation will provide attendees with a detailed review of anxiety and anxiety related symptoms in children and adolescents.
SARASOTA COUNTY, March 28, 2020 – FDLRS has partnered with CARD to provide resources for families during this challenging time. This presentation is aimed at making the underlying philosophies of Applied Behavior Analysis understandable and applicable in real life for parents, teachers, and therapists.