Forest City Owls

Mr. Paul Senko

Assistant Principal:
Mrs. Amy Barone

The mission of the Seminole County Public Schools is to ensure that all Early Childhood Program and PreK-Grade 12 students acquire the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to be productive citizens in our great country and in the global economy.

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News and Updates

7/27/15: Tax-Free Back-to-School Shopping: Florida's Back-to-School tax-free shopping days have been extended to ten days, August 7-16! Items that will be tax-free include: clothing, footwear, wallets, and bags that costs $100 or less, school supplies that cost $15 or less, and the first $750 of the cost of personal computers and related accessories. For the 2015-2016 SCPS Elementary school supply list, click the link in the left side navigation bar on this page!

7/23/15: 5th Grade FCAT Science Results: Hard copies of last year's 5th grade students' FCAT Science results are available for pick up in the front office!

5/28/15: Preventing "Summer Slide": To succeed at school and life, children and young adults need ongoing opportunities to learn and practice essential skills. This is especially true during the summer months. CLICK HERE for FCE's recommendations for Preventing Summer Slide! Enjoy!

5/27/15: Amoeba Awareness:
CLICK HERE and HERE for information on the potentially fatal Naegleria fowleri amoeba that causes Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis.

5/21/15: End of Year Schedules: 
The school year is quickly coming to a close. Just a quick reminder that, on the last three days, we will be on an early release schedule. Dismissal will begin at 12:50PM on these dates: May 22, 26, 27. Please make arrangements now to have all children picked up prior to 1:30PM. Also, Monday, May 25: SCHOOL CLOSED in observance of Memorial Day.

5/12/15: 5th Grade Recognition Updates:
Please make sure your 5th grade student has returned the permission slip to participate in the 5th Grade Recognition Rehearsal on May 21st. The actual 5th Grade Recognition Event will take place on May 26th at 9:30AM in the Lake Brantley High School Auditorium. Students should dress to impress (dress code enforced)!

5/5/15: Special Announcement from Student Council
: We are pre-selling Owlsome Summer Lollipops for our final event.  They are $1 each. You can write a note to a friend or teacher! Last date to buy is May 15th, and they will be delivered on the 22nd! Proceeds will go to picnic tables and items for the garden area between building 3 and the café! CLICK HERE for the order form!

4/29/15: School Musical: 
Forest City students will present a Spring Musical Event on Tuesday, May 12 at 7pm (family performance) and Tuesday & Wednesday, May 13 at 9am (student performances).

4/27/15: **Repost!** It Takes a Village - Title 1 Family Engagement:
CLICK HERE (English version) or CLICK HERE (Spanish version) for information and how to register for the SCPS Spring 2015 Family and Community Engagement Conference! May 16, 2015 | 8:30AM-3:00PM | @ Midway Elementary School of the Arts

4/23/15: Let’s Read, Seminole! 2015 Summer Reading Program:
Encourage kids to maintain and build literacy skills throughout the summer! Raise lifelong learners and lifelong readers! Details about the SCPS summer reading program can be found by clicking the “Let’s Read, Seminole!” link above under “Students” or by visiting the Let’s Read, Seminole! website.

4/13/15: Calendar Updates for 2015-2016:
 CLICK HERE for updates on the calendar changes for all SCPS schools for the upcoming school year.

2/9/15: FCE Facebook: Forest City is making strides to improve the frequency and efficiency of communication. In addition to our new website, FCE is now pleased to offer a Facebook page as an additional means of sharing news and updates. Please visit and give us a "Like!"

2/2/15: A Reminder: CLICK HERE for the 2014-2015 Cafeteria Guidelines for Parents.

1/27/15: How-To: Text Message Alerts from FCE - CLICK HERE