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UNITED WAY PROVIDES ACADEMIC SUPPORT THROUGH TECHNOLOGY DEVICES
UNITED WAY PROVIDES ACADEMIC SUPPORT THROUGH TECHNOLOGY DEVICES Thanks to a donation from Space Coast Credit Union, United Way of Volusia-Flagler Counties is able to help address the digital divide families are facing due to virtual learning necessitated by the pandemic.  “Space Coast saw a need and st... Read More

Volusia Names Frank Garaitonandia 2022 Teacher of the Year!
Volusia Names Frank Garaitonandia 2022 Teacher of the Year! Citrus Grove Elementary School art teacher Frank Garaitonandia, a Cuban immigrant who believes, "there is no greater creative act than sparking a child's mind," is this year's Volusia County Schools Teacher of the Year. Mr. Garaitonandia was selecte... Read More

Veronia Sadek Named Leaders For Life Fellowship Recipient
Veronia Sadek Named Leaders For Life Fellowship Recipient Volusia Take Stock in Children (TSIC) scholar Veronia Sadek, a senior at Spruce Creek High School, received a surprise visit Jan. 20th in her classroom when representatives from FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools arrived to announce she ha... Read More

FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools receives AT&T Foundation Grant for Students to Experience ‘STEM@Work’
FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools receives AT&T Foundation Grant for Students to Experience ‘STEM@Work’ Public high school students within Volusia County Schools will benefit from a statewide grant from the AT&T Foundation this year, one that seeks to increase understanding of how classroom curriculum translates into STEM (science, technology, engi... Read More

VOLUSIA TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN SCHOLAR SELECTED AS 1 OF 12 STATEWIDE FINALISTS FOR LEADERS 4 LIFE FELLOWSHIP
VOLUSIA TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN SCHOLAR SELECTED AS 1 OF 12 STATEWIDE FINALISTS FOR LEADERS 4 LIFE FELLOWSHIP During a surprise luncheon, Volusia Take Stock in Children (TSIC) scholar Veronia Sadek, a senior at Spruce Creek High School, received the news she has been selected as one of 12 statewide finalists in the annual Leaders for Life Fellowship. She was... Read More

FUTURES Sponsors 33rd Annual Tomorrow’s Leaders Program
FUTURES Sponsors 33rd Annual Tomorrow’s Leaders Program FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools is proud to announce the graduation of 40 high school seniors in its Class of 2020 Tomorrow’s Leaders program and the selection of 41 high school juniors to participate in Class 2021, marking 33 yea... Read More

FUTURES Foundation hires College Success Coach for its Take Stock in Children Program
FUTURES Foundation hires College Success Coach for its Take Stock in Children Program FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools has hired Carol S. Grogg, CPA, Daytona Beach Shores, as a Take Stock in Children (TSIC) College Success Coach. Mrs. Grogg will be responsible for ensuring TSIC students at the five East Volusia County pu... Read More

FUTURES Foundation Receives Grant to support tutoring and literacy programs within Volusia County Schools
FUTURES Foundation Receives Grant to support tutoring and literacy programs within Volusia County Schools The Consortium of Florida Education Foundations (CFEF) recently awarded FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools $102,824 through the Florida legislatively funded School District Education Foundation (SDEF) Matching Grant Program. Through an an... Read More

FUTURES Foundation Announces Superintendent’s Most Creative Mini-Grant Award Recipient
FUTURES Foundation Announces Superintendent’s Most Creative Mini-Grant Award Recipient FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools named this year’s recipient of the Superintendent’s Most Creative Mini-Grant Award during a Nov. 2 celebratory program at Jackie Robinson Ballpark.  Port Orange Elementary School Art Tea... Read More

Volusia Schools Select Teachers of the Year
Volusia Schools Select Teachers of the Year Volusia County Schools 71 Teachers of the Year were announced and honored in a special outdoor ceremony hosted by VCS, the FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools, The Daytona Tortugas, and presented by AdventHealth, the official healthcare cha... Read More

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