Welcome to the 2020/2021 School Year!
Please look at the reopening presentation for information on the new school year: Reopening Presentation 2021
Parents, the 21-22 SAC Parent Ballot will be sent home in your child's Thursday folder on May 6th and need to be returned by May 14th. Please vote for your 21-22 Parent SAC Representatives. Candidates serve for a 2 year term and are:
Cathy M. Stafford
School Year Forms
All student forms can be found on the VCSEDU.ORG website.
Click on "PARENTS" and scroll down to "BEGINNING OF SCHOOL YEAR FORMS".
Tomoka Shirt Order Forms
Tomoka Shirt Order Form
We are doing a staggered dismissal to allow for greater social distancing, and parents will have assigned times to arrive on campus. Parents may only enter campus via their vehicle in the loops and must remain in their vehicle on campus. No foot traffic is permitted on campus. Specific arrival times have been determined for each family. There will be no parking or waiting on campus ahead of your designated time. Please remain off campus until your designated time to enter the loop. If you arrive early, we will respectfully request you depart and return at the designated time.
The loops remain closed until 2:00 p.m. PK families enter at 2:05. Families assigned numbers between 1-199 may enter the loops at 2:10. Families assigned numbers between 200-599 may arrive to enter the loops at 2:20. Parking is reserved for PK parents assigned to the west loop. Parent awaiting safety patrols are assigned to park in the east loop lot after 2:20 and must remain in their vehicle. Safety patrols will then report to your car for departure upon completion of their duty. Families who walk may wait off campus beyond the east or west exit gates for your children who are designated as "Walkers" or "Bike Riders."
Please click here to see the list of day care facilities that service our school :
Tomoka Supply List 2020-21 for all grades
Reminder about treats provided for the class by parents: Donations of completely, individually wrapped items such as Little Debbie Snacks or bags of crackers, Chez Its will work, but items not individually wrapped, such as cupcakes should not be provided during the current pandemic. Also, some have inquired about sending deliveries such as pizza. Rather than ordering pizza for your child's class, please consider providing a financial donation to the school secretary for your child's class, and the school will coordinate the delivery of pizza or other potential items
VCS School Meal Charge Procedure
Política de cargos de comida en Español
To apply for Free/Reduced Meals: go to www.MySchoolApps.com, choose District and follow instructions.
Each school district in Florida is required by state statue to provide students with the opportunity to enroll in a Virtual Instruction Program (VIP). See here for more information: VIP enrollment letter 2019-2020.
Say Something Parent Brochure
Kindergarten Registration Guidelines
In order for your child to be assigned to a class, he/she must have a complete registration. A complete registration includes the following:
The following may be used for birth verification:
Any questions about registration, please contact our registrar at 386-258-4676 ext. 51021. Tomoka Elementary Fax # 386-506-5082
Wellness Policy School Plans 20-21
2020 21 School Meal Charge Procedure
2020 21 School Improvement Plan
Parents: subscribe to the Remind App by texting @tomoka5 to 81010 to get updates on our upcoming activites.
Thank you for always visiting our campus. The safety of our students is top priority. Be sure to always:
If you would like to volunteer at Tomoka Elementary, you can apply online.
School volunteers must complete the volunteer application by visiting our district website (access it through any computer or other electronic device). Just click on the URL of your choice and complete the application. Once submitted, the online application will be re-directed to the VIPS Department for approval. The appliction will stay on a "hold" queue until the volunteer applicant has visited the school of choice and has scanned an ID into the visitor module. Once the application has been approved, an email will be generated by the system informing the applicant of their volunteer status.
VCS Volunteer Partnership Program
Pleae note that the Tomoka website is always the best place for the most up-to-date information about the school.
Every student, faculty, staff and family member's safety is a very important aspect of creating a positive learning environment. Practicing fire drills and code drills are an important part of our school's preparation for emergency situations. Below are brief descriptions of the fire drills and code drills we practice throughout the school year. In the event you are on campus while we are conducting a drill, we ask that you participate and cooperate with our schools's security team. Quick Refrence Emergency Codes 2020-21
Families interested in full-time virtual instruction should visit www.volusiaonlinelearning.com. See the attached letters for full details on enrollment dates and options for students.
Virtual Instruction Policy
The 2016-2017 School Financial Report for Tomoka Elementary is available to be viewed or obtained. Section 1010.215, Florida Statutes, requires school districts to report certain financial information in the form of a school financial report as part of the annual school public accountability report. You can view or obtain this report at the following locations:
Remember to keep your vehicles locked at all times when you are on campus. Stow electronics and chargers out of sight in your parked vehicle.
During and following an emergency situation, school and district officials must act quickly and follow established emergency protocols to safeguard students and staff, secure schools, and communicate accurate information in a timely manner. Parents can assist greatly by helping with preparation before the emergency.School Emergency Guide for Parents
Tomoka Elementary School Colors are: Navy Blue and Red for collard, polo-style shirt or oxford-style button down shirt; or solid polo-style dresses. Solid navy blue, black or tan pants, shorts, capris, skorts or jumper, including black and blue denim. Elementary and middle school students must wear closed toe and closed heel footwear. See Dress Code Flyer for more details.
Mandatory Uniform Policy with Tomoka colors
School Uniforms are worn Monday - Friday. On Friday's, students can wear their Tomoka T-Shirt OR School Uniform. Tomoka's polo or oxford shirt color options are red, navy blue, white, and school district additional colors are gray and black. Dress code flyer 2020-21
Every student, faculty, staff and family member's safety is a very important aspect of creating a positive learning environment here at Tomoka Elementary. Practicing fire drills and code drills are an important part of our school's preparation for emergency situations. In the event you are on campus while we are conducting a drill, we ask that you participate and cooperate with our school's security team.
In the event we should ever evacuate our school's students, faculty and staff, we would relocate to Tomoka United Methodist Church directly across Old Tomoka Road. We have an agreement with both Tomoka United Methodist Church and Hinson Middle School, our alternate evacuation site, should Tomoka United Methodist Church be unavailable. Both facilities are prepared to house our students, faculty and staff until proper dismissal takes place. The Parent Information/Meeting Area will be established at Houligan's Restaurant located at the corner of Clyde Morris and Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach. The Media Staging Area will be established at Lighthouse-Christ Presybterian Church parking lot located at 1035 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach.
here to be directed to the Parent Portal. You will need to create an account using the Student Authorization Code from the Parent Portal Authorization form you received for your child. This form has detailed instructions to create your account. For further information, please contact the front office.
Please view the Student Health Services website to access the medication forms and/or procedure forms for the school year. Medication forms, procedure forms, and emergency care plans must be renewed by the parent, at or before the beginning of each school year in order for your child to receive medication or procedures during school hours.
Please note: Students are not allowed to drop off medication to the clinic. The medication must be brought in by a parent/guardian with forms properly filled out by the doctor or the medication will not be accepted per Volusia County School Board administration of medication guidelines. If you have any questions, please contact your child's school clinic staff.
Student Health Services
Florida KidCare Offers Insurance for Children in Partnership with Volusia County Schools.
Volusia County Schools is partnering with Florida KidCare to assist parents with enrolling and renewing in the Florida KidCare insurance program, which includes dental, vision and behavioral health. Eligibility is based on income and family size and is offered at low or no cost.
Code of Student Conduct & Discipline
Dress Code Policy
Academic Intervention and Tutoring
School Emergency Guide for Parents
Virtual Instruction Policy
Free and Reduced Lunch
Florida Kid Care
Authorization to Administer Meds
Field Trip Guidelines