Tallahassee, Fla., July 10, 2012 – The Florida Department of Education will release the 2012 school grades for elementary, middle and some combination schools tomorrow. Additionally, a media conference call will be held on the results.
WHAT: Media Conference Call on 2012 School Grades
WHEN: Wednesday, July 11, 2012
11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time
CALL-IN NUMBER: (866) 372-5781
CONFERENCE ID: 99163952
About the Florida Department of Education: The department’s mission is to increase the proficiency of all students within one seamless, efficient education system by providing them the chance to expand their knowledge and skills through world-class learning opportunities. Serving more than 3.5 million students, 4,200 public schools, 28 colleges, 188,000 teachers, 47,000 college professors and administrators, and 318,000 full-time staff throughout the state, the department enhances the economic self-sufficiency of Floridians through programs and services geared toward college, workforce education, job-specific skills and career development. Florida ranks first in the nation for teacher quality, first in the nation in advanced placement participation, and first in the southern region for graduation rate and degrees awarded by the Florida College System. For more information, visit www.fldoe.org.Tweet