Our Mission

The mission of the Seminole County Public Schools is to ensure that all students acquire the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to be productive citizens. 


SCPS Main Number
407-320-0000



Dr. Walt Griffin
walt_griffin@scps.k12.fl.us
(407) 320-0006
Superintendent


Transparency Florida

Press Releases

Press Release Item Release Date
 SCPS Gifted Population Increases Across the District 12/09/2016
 SCPS Sees Increase in SAT Scores - Remains Above National & State Averages 11/15/2016
 SCPS Sees Increase in AP Participation & Performance 11/15/2016
 Goldsboro Elementary 100th Anniversary Event 10/19/2016
 SCPS Accepted into National Network of Innovative School Districts 10/03/2016
 Propane Council Donation Media Opportunity 09/22/2016
 SCPS Wins Re-Think Award for XQ America Competition 09/15/2016
 2016 SCPS Superintendent First Day of School Visits 07/25/2016
 SCPS To Re-Open Longwood Elementary 07/19/2016
 School grades to be released during week beginning July 10, 2016 07/11/2016
 Lyman's JROTC Wins National Championship 06/29/2016
 SCPS Is Top District In Florida For Participation and Pass Rate In Algebra 1 06/28/2016
 SCPS BAB MEMBERS DONATE FOOD FOR FAMILIES 06/03/2016
 SCPS Finalist in XQ America Competition 06/02/2016
 Verizon selected for SCPS Commissioners Business Recognition Award 05/24/2016
 SCPS Receives Healthy District Award 05/20/2016
 Updated Tentative 2016 Agreement Reached for SEA - SECA - NIPSCO - Bus Drivers in Seminole County 05/19/2016
 Crooms Win National Comp. Press Release 05/18/2016
 Seminole High Student Wins History Award Press Release 04/29/2016
 Press Release SCPS 2016 Spring Internship Expo April 20,2016 04/18/2016
 Kindergarten Coding Media Opportunity 04/12/2016
 2016 ESSS Transition Fair 03/31/2016
 SCPS Names 2017 Teacher of the Year 03/28/2016
 WSHS CYBERPATRIOT TEAMS ADVANCE TO NATIONALS 03/08/2016
 SCPS Magnet Schools Recognized 03/07/2016
 SCPS Student Governments Collect Items for School Food Pantries 03/03/2016
 Florida Blue Donates to Great Start Program 02/18/2016
 New Families in Need Fund Final 02/17/2016
 WSHS CYBER SECURITY TEAMS ADVANCE IN CYBERPATRIOT COMPETITION 02/17/2016
 SEMINOLE COUNTY FTC FIRST ROBOTICS TEAM  IS STATE CHAMPION  02/16/2016
 SCPS 2014-2015 SCHOOL GRADES RELEASED 02/12/2016
 SCPS Names 2017 Teacher of the Year Finalists  01/27/2016
 College Scholarship Fair Press Release 01/13/2016
 SCPS Names 2017 Teacher of the Year Semi-Finalists 01/05/2015
 SCPS Community Leadership Academy 12/18/2015
 New Foundation Board members Press Release 12/17/2015
 SCPS Business Advisory Board Seeks Members 12/08/2015
 SSMS Named Leader In Me Lighthouse School 12/08/2015
 Living on My Own Teague MS
 12/04/2015
 JHMS Ribbon Cutting 11.20.15 11/19/2015
 Foundation Stepping Up National Ranking  11/18/2015
 FIT 10th Annual Day of Magical Connections 11.12.15  11/12/2015
 LATISM Conf Wash DC 10.29.15 10/29/2015
 SCPS Received Biliteracy Leadership Award 10/22/2015
 LMHS Ribbon Cutting 10/15/2015
 LHHS Pool Groundbreaking  10/13/2015
 SCPS and UCF Partner to Identify Underrepresented Gifted Students
 09/02/2015
 Crooms Selected to Join Lenovo Scholars Network 08/28/2015
 SCPS Expands UpStander Program for Middle School Students 08/27/2015
 RSVP Luncheon 8.28.15 08/26/2015
 Seminole Co Youth Summit 2015 08/25/2015
 Dining Services Press Release 8 24 15 08/24/2015
 SCPS Launches New App 07/27/2015
 Power of You Press Release 06/25/2015
 Seminole High Graduate Wins Aviation Training Scholarship 06/23/2015
 SCPS Leadership Team To Participate in Future Ready Regional Summit  06/15/2015
 SCPS Workplace Learning Summer 2015 06/08/2015
 Job Training and Career Opportunity for Young Adults with Disabilities 06/02/2015
 SCPS Class of 2015 Full of Success 06/02/2015
 Eight SCPS Students Named 2015 National Merit Scholarship Winners 05/28/2015
 SCPS Receives Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting 05/22/2015
 HYLANT & DUKE ENERGY SELECTED FOR  SCPS PARTNERS IN EXCELLENCE AWARD  05/20/2015
 South Seminole Middle Wins $5K in Lead2Feed World Hunger Leadership Challenge
 05/20/2015
 Three SCPS Students Place at 2015 International Science & Engineering Fair 05/20/2015
 SCPS to Launch Coding in Kindergarten 05/15/2015
 2015 Lets Read Seminole Press Release 04/24/2015
 Sanford Middle Students to Visit Aeroism
 04/24/2015
 2015 State Science & Engineering Fair 04/08/2015
 ePathways Internship Expo 2015 04/07/2015
 WSHS CyberPatriots to DC 03/24/2015
 SCPS Names 2016 Teacher of the Year 03/13/2015
 SCPS Student Governments Collect Items for School Food Pantries 03/06/2015
 Rotary Club of Orange Co East Scholarship Awards 03/06/2015
 Tentative Agreement Reached for SECA - NIPSCO - Bus Drivers in SCPS
 02/27/2015
 WSHS CyberPatriots to DC 02/27/2015
 SCPS Schools Receive Magnet Awards 02/23/2015
 FIT Ribbon-Cutting 02/19/2015
 Hagerty High Given A Grade 02/18/2015
 Harlem Wizards visit JHMS 02/13/2015
 SCPS Awarded 21st Century Community Learning Center Grants 02/13/2015
 Tentative Agreement Reached for Teachers in Seminole County 02/04/2015
 AGFT-Seminole Mardi Gras Morning Open House 02/04/2015
 SCPS 2016 Teacher of the Year Grade-Level Winners 01/26/2015
 SCPS Preliminary HS Grades Announced 12/19/2014
 Hamilton Elementary to Receive 20k from Verizon 12/10/2014
 SCPS & SSC Efforts to Expand College Access earn White House Recognition 12/3/2014
 FOUNDATION RECIEVES $25K FOR AT RISK STUDENTS 12/1/2014
 White House to Host ConnectED to the Future Convening 11/17/2014
 Hylant Donates $10K to On Our Way to an A Fund 11/10/2014
 SCPS Named District of Distinction 11/10/2014
 SCPS teacher participates in FAAE training program
 11/4/2014
 Ocky Clarks Strides for Students Send-off Celebration
 11/4/2014
 Renowned Chef Chau visits Lake Howell HS
 11/4/2014
 ePathways Internship Expo 201410/22/2014
 Seminole Teach-In 201410/21/2014
 Ocky Clark’s strides for students to raise funds for WSHS10/15/2014
 Foundation for SCPS ranks 10th in Nation10/2/2014
 Sad News from SCPS - Greenwood Lakes Middle School Statement9/11/2014
 Former NFL QB Jeff Blake to visit Midway Elementary8/27/2014 
 OHS to Retire Blake Bortles Jersey8/26/2014 
 LBHS to Honor SCPS Principal & AP of the Year8/21/2014 
 Gov. Scott Appoints New SCPS Board Member8/19/2014 
 School Board Candidates Forum8/1/2014  
 2014 SCPS Bell Ringing Ceremony8/1/2014 
 School Board Votes to Reduce Property Tax7/29/2014
 School Supply Drive for A Gift For Teaching-Seminole7/25/2014
 SCPS Remains A-rated District for 20147/14/2014
 Keeth Elementary Student Earns Perfect Score on FCAT7/7/2014 
 SCPS  Employees Get Published7/7/2014 
 Dr. Tina Calderone Re-Elected as SCPS School Board Member 6/25/2014
 The Last Best Chance Program Graduates Two Students 6/25/2014
 SCPS Students Help Team Florida Win 2014 National
6/18/2014
 Tournament of Academic Excellence  
 Seminole County Leadership - Earns Master Board Distinction with Gold Star 6/17/2014
 Carson Scholars Fund Recognizes Two Amazing SCPS Students 6/10/2014
 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's Niece to Visit Journeys Academy 6/9/2014
 SCPS Remains One of the Top Public School Districts 6/6/2014
 Lake Howell Theatre Department Receives Gracious Donation 6/5/2014
 Crooms Student Selected As Fuel Up To Play 60 Student Ambassador 6/5/2014
 SCPS CLASS OF 2014 FULL OF SUCCESS 6/2/2014
 SCPS Foundation Receives HFUW Grant 5/30/2014
 SCPS SHIFTS TO SUMMER HOURS 5/30/2014 
 SCPS JET Students Learn Job Experience While Making a Difference 5/23/2014
 Initial 2014 FCAT 2.0 Scores Released 5/23/2014
 SCPS Teams Place First at SECME national Student Competition 5/23/2014
 Two SCPS Students Recognized as Shining Stars by Disney Dreamers & Doers
5/22/2014
 Career Education Expo Offers Insight Into Professional World H. S. Students
5/19/2014 
 SCPS Promotes Summer Reading Initiative 2014 5/13/2014
 Milwee Teacher Selected to Participate in Grand Reopening of Washington    Monument
5/5/2014 
 SCPS names Bully Prevention Poster _ PSA Contest Winners 4/21/2014
 SCPS All-Star team finishes 1st in Commissioner’s Academic Challenge
4/15/2014
 Seminole HS Launches Operation Wireless 4/07/2014
 Through e-Pathways SCPS Expands Vocational Opportunities for Students
4/07/2014
 ITEEA Honors Milwee Middle Pre-Engineering Magnet 4/04/2014 
 Heathrow Elem. Recognized Nationally for Commitment to Music  Education 3/31/2014
 Orlando Orthopaedic to Donate Sports Balls to SCPS 3/28/2014
 2015 SCPS Teacher of the Year Selected 3/13/2014
 Gifted Talent Development Initiative 3/13/2014
 Great Start Program Welcomes Class of 2032 3/10/2014
 SCPS Welcomes Taipei Interns 3/10/2014
 Seminole HS wins 20th Brain Bowl 3/07/2014
 Free Seminar on Student Achievement 3/07/2014
 SCPS to Honor Teachers of the Year 3/06/2014
 ESS Post High School Transition Fair 3/06/2014
 SCPS Student Governments Collect Items for School Food Pantries 3/03/2014
 SCPS to Hold Special Work Session on Capital Outlay 02/28/2014
 FDOE To Release Value Added Teacher Evaluation Data 02/24/2014
 SCPS 2015 Teacher of the Year Grade-Level Winner 02/14/2014
 South Seminole Middle School Best in Region Winner in Verizon
 Innovative App Challenge

02/04/2014
 LBHS to Host World Languages Festival 02/03/2014
 SCPS 2015 Teacher of the Year Semi-Finalists Announced 01/24/2014
 Get fit for FIT 5K 01/21/2014
 Bomb Threat Investigated at Evans Elementary
01/17/2014
 Sterling Park Book Drive Press Release 01/16/2014
 SCPS Approves Mellonville Annex Lease with Sanford 01/14/2014
 Crooms Students Will Soon Have Opportunity to Earn AA 01/13/2014
 SCPS Preliminary High School Grades Announced 12/18/2013
 South Seminole Middle School Celebrates 50th Anniversary 12/12/2013
 SCPS Ranks 8th in Graduation Rate 12/12/2013
 School Board Recognitions and Highlights 12-10-2013 12/10/2013
 School Board Member Dede Schaffner Receives Statewide “Star” Recognition 12/09/2013
 FIT Magical Connections Event a Success 11/20/2013
 SCPS Approves One Additional Charter School
11/20/2013
 SCPS 2013-2014 Teacher Contract Ratified 11/20/2013
 Tuberculosis Case Investigation at Seminole High School 11/15/2013
 Honoring SCPS Board Member Diane Bauer 11/05/2013
 Seminole High IB Students Achieve Highest Pass Rate 11/05/2013
 Lake Brantley Stadium Renamed 11/04/2013
 Funeral Services for SCPS Board Member Diane Bauer 11/01/2013
 Sad News from SCPS 10/29/2013
 SCPS to hold Teach-in 2013 10/29/2013
 FIT Seeking Volunteers 10/25/2013
 School Board Recognitions and Highlights
10/23/2013 
 SCPS Thinks Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness 10/16/2013 
 Orlando Magic Honors SCPS Teacher of the Year 10/15/2013
 SCPS To Host Digital Bookmobile National Tour Event 10/11/2013
 School Board Recognitions and Highlights 10-8-2013 10/09/2013
 SCPS AP Enrollment and Participation Increases 10/04/2013 
 Tentative Agreement Reached for Teachers in Seminole County 10/03/2013
 SCPS Board Member Tina Calderone Receives Women's Achievement Award
09/30/2013 
 SCPS Suspends Sanford Middle School Teacher 09/30/2013
 SCPS Receives $2 Million MSAP Grant 09/27/2013
 SCPS Approves two charter school applications 09/26/2013
 SCPS Welcomes New Communications Officer 09/26/2013
   
   

For More information, contact Michael Lawrence, Communications Officer, 407-320-0471