First Bell - 7:51am Late Bell -7:56am
Dismissal Times- 2:00pm Kindergarten, 2:05pm Grades 1-5
Early Release Wednesdays dismissal times are at 1:00pm and 1:05pm.
Parents walking onto campus to pick up at dismissal are asked to stay at the Parent Pick Up Loop area.
Students are not permitted on campus prior to 7:30am as there is no supervision until that time. No check outs permitted after 1:45pm, 12:45pm on Early Release Days.
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Please take advantage of our nutritious, complimentary breakfasts at Spirit Elementary. Breakfast is served until the first bell each day.
The individual checking the student out MUST have photo identification with them and be listed on the emergency card with pick-up authority. Early check out is not permitted after 1:45, 12:45 on Early Release Days. Early check out will count against their perfect attendance record.
Attention Parents: Click on the Make a Payment button to the left to make a payment for your child's extended day.
The Simple Dollar Website
Just for Parents Webpage from FLDOE
Children with health insurance miss fewer days of school, and applying for Florida KidCare is easy. Any family can apply, and many pay $20 or less per month to insure their children. Most pay nothing at all. Click here for additional information.
Notifications of FL PIRC of FND
Does Your Child Attend a Title I School?
Meeting Your Childs Teacher
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Link to District Assessments and Accountability
2018 Testing Parent Letters
Grades 4 & 5 Writing
Grade 3 Math
Grade 3 Reading
Grade 4 & 5 Read & Math
Grade 5 Science Letter
Healthy Snacks for Parents and Teachers
Flu Guide for Parents
Sick Day Guidelines
Students must turn 5 years of age on or before 9/1/2018 to be eligible for kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year. The following items will be needed to register your child for school.
• Original birth certificate (we will make a copy)• Florida physical form (must be within one year)• Florida immunization form (must be up to date with required shots)• Two forms of proof of residency (power bill within last 30 days, rental/lease agreement with rental receipt, deed with tax receipt showing homestead exemption, driver's license or Florida ID with current address)• A residency affidavit (notarized) will be needed if you are living in another person's household.
Please bring your child's social security card for verification.
Please call the front office at (386) 575-4080 to obtain your child'sstudent authorization code to access the Parent Portal. Link to Parent Portal
Spirit Elementary is very proud to participate in the Olweus Anti-Bullying program. Here is a link to help parents, teachers and students recognize a bully. Spirit teachers have been trained in how to handle bullying matters. Olweus Link
You may have seen the commercial on TV about
www.Safelinkwireless.com. You may also be eligible if your Total Household Income is at or below 150% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. The program is sponsored by TRAC PHON and if qualified families will receive a free phone and minutes for a year or more. Households must reapply each year for the program. Families will receive 60 minutes a month or more, and the phone needs to be ON for the first three days of the month to automatically receive the minutes each additional month. If needed, additional minutes may be purchased through a TRAC PHON provider. Households that don’t have internet access can call to apply at 1-800-977-3768. The phone will arrive in about three business days.
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The United Healthcare Children’s Foundation (UHCCF) is accepting grant applications for families who have children with critical healthcare treatment, services, for equipment not covered or not fully covered by their parents’ health benefit plans.
The foundation provides grants to families to help pay for child healthcare services such as speech therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy sessions, prescriptions, and medical equipment such as wheel chairs, orthotics, and eyeglasses.Parents and legal guardians may apply for grants of up to $5,000 each for child medical services and equipment by completing an online application at the UHCCF Web site: http://www.uhccf.org/apply/
Coping Skills for Anxious Times
Math Family Time
Raising Kind Children
Resilience for Anxious Students
Individuals must have an active and approved volunteer application with Spirit Elementary to volunteer at school events or chaperone field trips. See the
Volunteer page for more information.
Anyone entering campus must sign in with the Front Office each time you wish to visit, volunteer or chaperone. This is a security measure.
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Code of Student Conduct & Discipline
District Wellness Plan
Dress Code Policy
H1N1 School Action Plan
School Emergency Guide for Parents
2018 19 SUPPLY LIST k-5
2016 2017 Financial Report
Virtual Instruction Policy
Virtual Instruction Policy (Spanish)
Free and Reduced Lunch
Meal Charge Policy 6-7-17
Common Core Standards
Parents Right to Know English/Spanish
Parent Family Engagement Plan
PFEP Short Sheet
School Improvement Plan 2017-18
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