Menu

News Releases

FLVS news releases are listed in chronological order. All images are for editorial use only by news agencies, journalists, and student reporters in connection with broadcast media and newspaper, news magazine, trade publication, and educational articles about Florida Virtual School. Any other use of these materials is strictly prohibited. Under no circumstances may these materials be used for any personal or commercial purposes.


Florida Virtual School Announces 2017 School-Related Employee of the Year

Jan 24, 2017

Florida Virtual School (FLVS®), a statewide public school district in Florida, recently announced the FLVS representative for the 2017 Florida School-Related Employee of the Year award. Representing FLVS as School-Related Employee of the Year is Cindy Cason. 

Click here to view the News Release (PDF)


Florida Virtual School Announces 2017 Principal of the Year

Jan 24, 2017

Florida Virtual School (FLVS®), a statewide public school district in the state of Florida, recently announced the FLVS representative for the 2017 Florida Department of Education’s Principal Achievement Award for Outstanding Leadership. Representing FLVS as Principal of the Year is Sarah Sprinkel.

Click here to view the News Release (PDF)


Outstanding FLVS Educators Accept Governor’s Shine Award

Dec 15, 2016

Florida Virtual School (FLVS) Instructional Leader Jason Odom of Gainesville, and Assistant Principal Wilbern Simpson of Lakeland, were among eight educators recognized by Governor Rick Scott who received the Governor’s Shine Award.  This award is presented to teachers and administrators in Florida who make significant contributions to the field of education. Both Odom and Simpson certainly fall under that category. 

Click here to view the News Release (PDF)


FLVS Foundation Presented Check from SunTrust Bank

Dec 15, 2016

The Foundation for Florida Virtual School (FLVS Foundation) recently accepted a generous $5,000 donation from SunTrust Bank, one of the nation’s largest banking organizations. 

Click here to view the News Release (PDF)


Florida Virtual School Elementary Wins Community Choice Award

Nov 22, 2016

Florida Virtual School (FLVS), a statewide public school district in the state of Florida and international provider of award-winning education products and services, has been awarded the Innovate to Educate Community Choice Award. Innovate to Educate Awards recognize innovation and commitment to making the digital classroom and personalized learning a reality. 

Click here to view the News Release (PDF)