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National Teen Driver Safety Week Oct. 20-26, 2019 - FLVS Is Helping Students To Be Safe and Responsible Drivers

Oct 21, 2019

National Teen Driver Safety Week is Oct. 20-26, 2019. With more than 800,000 licensed teen drivers in the state of Florida, Florida Virtual School (FLVS) is encouraging parents to take this opportunity to discuss the importance of driving safety with their teen drivers and to address the most dangerous driving behaviors for teen drivers: alcohol, lack of seat belt use, distracted driving and speeding. Today, more than 46,000 students take the Driver Education/Traffic Safety course annually through Florida Virtual School.

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Florida Virtual School Board of Trustees Approves Salary Increase for Instructors

Aug 21, 2019

Today, the Florida State Board of Education, acting as the Board of Trustees for Florida Virtual School (FLVS) approved an annual pay raise of 4 percent for its highly rated teachers and a 2 percent pay raise for effective teachers, retroactive to July 1, 2019.

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Florida Virtual School Student from Clearwater Receives FLVS Foundation Scholarship

Jun 28, 2019

The Florida Virtual School (FLVS) Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Florida Virtual School, a statewide online public school district, is proud to announce that local Largo/Clearwater resident, Michelle Roos, is the recipient of the FLVS Foundation’s College Smart Start Scholarship.

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Florida Virtual School Student from Palm Bay Receives FLVS Foundation Scholarship

Jun 28, 2019

The Florida Virtual School (FLVS) Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Florida Virtual School, a statewide online public school district, is proud to announce that local Palm Bay resident, Kaitlin Arnold, is the recipient of the FLVS Foundation’s FLVS Full Time Bailey Brilliant Club Fellows Scholarship. 

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Florida Virtual School Student from Pensacola Receives FLVS Foundation Scholarship

Jun 28, 2019

The Florida Virtual School (FLVS) Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Florida Virtual School, a statewide online public school district, is proud to announce that local Pensacola area resident, Tabitha Jones, is the recipient of the FLVS Foundation’s FLVS Flex Bailey Brilliant Club Fellows Scholarship. 

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