Okeechobee County School Board swears in new members; approves teacher raises

OKEECHOBEE — At their meeting held on Nov. 20 the Okeechobee County School Board swore in three members who were elected this year. Jill Holcomb and Joe Arnold were re-elected during the primaries while Melisa Jahner was elected in November, replacing Dixie Ball representing district three. The trio were swore in by Judge William Hendry […]

CES Student of the Week

Central Elementary would like to congratulate its Students of the Week for the week of Nov. 15. They are: Aizlee Delacruz, Aiden Frontino, Melody Rojas Chavez, Carmelo Merritt, Danielle Shires, Aaron Queen, Juan Rivera-Torres, Brian Riddle, Ryan Torres, Chloi Scott, Carson Durrance, Aliyana Hernandez, Angel Candida, Bobbi-Lee Bales, Kierstin Spencer, Kay Shireman, Jayden Moreno, Ryleigh […]

CES students of the week

OKEECHOBEE — Central Elementary School would like to congratulate the Students of the Week for the week of Oct. 29. They are: Leovardo Arvizu, Ryan Chavez-Castaneda, Curtis Demedicis, Adail Antonio Torres, Christian Montoya, Ava Adams, Jahila Williams, Lisarah Curry, Peter Bandi, Aydin Orem, Marieli Aguirre, Litzy Grajalez, Yuleyni Hernandez, Andrea Sweatt, Malaki Valenciano, John Garcia-Hernandez, […]

OHS Brahman Band to compete in state championship

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School Band is set to make the trip to Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg to compete in the 2018 Florida Marching Band Championship (FMBC) on Nov. 17. It’ll be a busy weekend for the program as the very next day, Nov. 18, the OHS Band will also be marching in […]

CES Students of the Week

Central Elementary School (CES) would like to congratulate the Students of the week of Oct. 15. They are: Maddison Whidden, Makenzie Garza, Jacobo Martinez, Jonathan Medrano, Key’no Garcia, Aryanna Richards, Teegan Glass, Crystal DeLaCruz, Daniel Jaimez, Gary Scherrer, Jacob Burgess, Geobani Gonzalez, Juana Garica, Mason Cruz, Briseyda Diaz, Abel Johnson, Joel Campos, Matteo Ruiz, Brooke […]

NES Students of the Week

North Elementary School would like to congratulate the Students of the Week for the week of Oct. 22. They are: Kenneth McQueen, David Romero, Gael Perez, Avery Davis, Gianna Gurrustieta, Mabel Sanchez-Rayo, An’najah Bryant, Carsin Fralix, Cris Ramos, Hadley Ciorrocco, Jessica Jimenez, Adrian Hernandez, Marleni Villegas, Giselle Hernandez, Alexzander Navarrete, Harper Harwas, Zaine Kemp, Kacyn […]

EES Students of the Week

Everglades Elementary School students, pictured with Principal Tracy Downing, are achieving excellence in the classroom for the week of Sept. 24, include: kg, Evalyn Close, Eli Robertson, Yanileth Castaneda, Romeo Gispert, Isaac Gonzalez, Chase Wazinek; first, Yancelin Flores, Farhan Rakin, Daneyla Valdes; second, Corryn Weltzin, Jose Callejas, Aiden Queen, Lextyn Bailey, Taylor Nolan, Lizbeth Santamaria; […]

OMS Students of the Week

These OMS Students of the Week for the week of Oct. 19, enjoyed a silly moment during our weekly luncheon! Pictured in no particular order are Sha’Kayla Tolliver, Mercedes Locke, Alison Denton, Emma Raulerson, Janessa Whidden, Alondra Aguirre, Carlos Perez-Mejia, Shane Smith, Jaedon Gilbert, Luisnoel Espinoza-Garcia and Alton Azcona. Congratulations!

SES Students of the Week

South Elementary would like to congratulate the students of the week for the week of Oct. 8. They are: Sophia Alverez, Gauge Simmons, Clayton Mann, Jayden Shirley, Madison Norsworthy, Xander Pettey, Kage Marsh, Braydon Gerelick, Merci Wallace, Roger Crum, Adriana Figueroa, Ariana Dukate, Aryn Murray , Kylie Jackson, Giuliana Tagle, Rafael Buzzi, Madison Maitland, Haley […]

CES students of the week

Central Elementary school would like to congratulate the students of the week for the week of Oct. 10. They are: Judson Johns, Andee Showmaker, Jose Serrano, Brayden Yates, Paigelynn Green, Shenae Robinson, Jacob Burgess, Josiah Cruz, Justino Betancourt, Jose Aranda, Karina Sanchez, Alejandra Juarez, Teraj Allen, Julian Marshall, Valentina Gaona, Morgan Smith, Adriana Garcia, Iyauna […]