Publix Donates School Supplies
Steve Lafferty and staff from the Okeechobee Publix proudly displaying boxes and boxes of school supplies. Thank you Publix customers for donating to the supply drive! Thank you Publix for sponsoring the donation drive and United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee Counties for coordinating the distribution. The supplies were generously donated to Okeechobee County Schools!
WTW Makes Donation
Willis Towers Watson, health insurance broker for the district, donated $1,000 for professional development of our staff. We appreciate their contribution in helping us meet our needs of our employees. THANK YOU WTW!
Welcome back from your friends at Raulerson Hospital. Jenny Pung, Marketing & Public Relations Director, Raulerson Hospital delivered apples to the District Office and all schools. The apples included a sign that read, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away". Thank you Raulerson Hospital for supporting Okeechobee County Schools.
The Okeechobee County School Board and Superintendent Kenworthy presented a Certificate of Appreciate to members of the Okeechobee Elks Lodge. The Elks presented "B is for Buckaroo" books to all second grade students earlier this year. Students reading and completing the AR test received additional recognition from the Elks. Thank you Elks for supporting education and the children in Okeechobee County Schools.