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Monroe County Public School Registration

Students new to Monroe County may register at any Monroe County School. Needed are the following: (1) Birth Certificate (2) Record of a health examination completed within year prior to school entry or evidence of health examination scheduled within 30 days. (3) Florida Certificate of Immunization (4) if possible Social Security Card for the student (5) Proof of Residence such as lease agreement, mortgage acceptance letter, electric bill, letter from landlord or similar proof of residency (5) Proof of custody if the student does not live with both natural parents.

Kindergarten - Children must be five on or before September 1.

First Grade - Children must be six years old on or before September 1, and have completed kindergarten. Children from private schools must demonstrate satisfactory performance on a standardized test. to enroll in first grade in a public school. Children not taking the test will be conditionally placed in first grade and take the standardized test in early September. 

 

Monroe County Public Schools - Child Immunizations

Students must be Immunized and documentation submitted before they will be permitted to attend school. Provide documentation for: (1) Diphtheria/Pertussis/Tetanus (5 doses) (2) Polio (4 doses) (3) Measles/Mumps/Rubella (4) Hepatitis B (5) Varicella (Chicken Pox) (6) Hemophilus influenza type b For additional information, contact your school or the Health  Department.

School staff can assist with records. Provide immunization records prior to the start of school. Students without documentation will not be provided a class schedule. 

Secondary students - new or retained, must have a 2nd Measles/Mumps/Rubella , a Tetanus Booster dated after 8-21-96 and a Hepatitis B series.

Monroe County Public School Transportation

Transportation personnel may be reached at 305-293-1434. Bus schedules are published in The Key West Citizen, The Keynoter, and The Reporter newspapers.

 

Academic Camps, Summer School, and Dates

K-8    Summer Academic Camps - two weeks duration - students eligible for summer school will be those that score in the lower percentiles on standardized tests. Families will be notified.

9-12   Summer School -  

K-12  Summer Recreation -   four weeks

ESE   Extended School Year  - four weeks

 

SCHOOLS - Monroe County Public School (elementary student hours)

Key Largo Elementary - 104801 Overseas Highway, Key Largo - 305-453-1250
8:40 AM - 3:10 PM, offers after school care until 5:30

Plantation Elementary - 100 Lake Road, Tavernier - 305-853-3278
7:45 AM - 2:15 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:30

Poinciana Elementary - 1212 14th Street, Key West, 305-293-1630
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:30

Stanley Switlik Elementary - MM 48.8 , Marathon 305-289-2490
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:15 preschool through 6th

Big Pine Key Neighborhood School - Palomino Horse Terrace, Big Pine, 305-872-1266
7:45 AM - 2:15 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:30 kindergarten through 2 rd grade

Sugarloaf Elementary/Middle School - 255 Crane Road, Sugarloaf Key, 305-745-3282
(Elementary 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM) for Middle School students (8:45 AM - 3:30 PM) 6th through 8th grades, offers after school academic programs and activity choices

Sigsbee Elementary - Sigsbee Naval Base - Key West 305-294-1861, 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM, after school care 'til 5:30 for children of servicemen

Gerald Adams Elementary - 5855 College Road, Key West, 305-294-1861
7:45 AM - 2:15 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:30 for Kindergarten through grade 5.

Glenn Archer/Reynolds Elementary - White Street, Key West, 7:45 AM - 2:15 PM, no program

 

SCHOOLS (Secondary Student Hours)

Coral Shores High School  7:50 AM - 2:30 PM

Key Largo Middle School 8:40 AM - 3:10 PM

Plantation Key Middle School 7:45 AM - 2:15 PM

Sugarloaf Elementary/Middle School - 255 Crane Road, Sugarloaf Key, 305-745-3282
(Elementary 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM) for Middle School students (8:45 AM - 3:30 PM) 6th through 8th grades, offers after school academic programs and activity choices

Horace O'Bryant Middle School 8:40 AM - 3:30 PM

Key West High School   8:50 AM - 3:45 PM

Marathon Middle School 8:35 AM - 2:35 PM

Marathon High School    7:45 AM - 2:35 PM

 

SCHOOLS (private)

Grace Lutheran School - 2713 Flagler Avenue, Key West 305-296-8262
pre-kindergarten through 2nd grade

Montessori Children's School of Key West - 1221 Varela Street, Key West 305-294-5302, ages 3 to 5, through grade 3

Montessori Island School - MM 92.3 Tavernier, 305-852-3438 preschool through elementary - year round available

Mary Immaculate Star of the Sea - 5901 College Road, Key West, 305-296-9081, pre-kindergarten through 8th grade

Vineyard Christian School - MM 30, 100 Country Road, Big Pine, 305-872-3404, kindergarten through grade 6

Marathon Lutheran School - MM 53.3, 325 122nd Street, Marathon 305-289-0700, kindergarten through grade 6

Island Christian School - MM 83.4 , Islamorada 305-664-4933, pre-kindergarten through high school

 

 

  


 

A to Z INDEX OF CATEGORIES   

A -

ACCOMMODATIONS - FAMILY ORIENTED RESORTS
ACCOMMODATIONS FAMILY - OTHER

AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS
AIRPLANE RIDES
ANIMALS
ART AND CRAFTS

ACTIVITIES, BOOKS, GAMES, IDEAS FOR TRAVEL

B -

BABY FOOD, ACCESSORIES, BABY SITTING
BASEBALL AND BASEBALL DIAMONDS
BARBERS AND BEAUTY SALONS
BATHROOMS

BEACHES AND BEACH ADVISORIES
BEACH PHOTOGRAPHERS

BICYCLES

BIRDS AND BUTTERFLIES

BIRTHDAY PARTIES - BALLOONS, COSTUMES, ENTERTAINMENT, MAGICIANS
BOATS - CANOES, RENTALS, SAILING, TOURS AND SCENIC RIDES
BOWLING

C -

CAMPING
CAR SEATS
CHILDREN'S CAMPS
CHILD CARE CENTERS
CHILDREN'S SERVICES
CHRISTMAS
COMPUTER GAMES

D -

DANCE LESSONS
DENTISTS
DEPARTMENT STORES
DOCTORS - FOR CHILDREN
DOLPHINS PROGRAMS AND ENCOUNTERS

E -

ENVIRONMENT

F -

FISH FEEDING, FISHING - DOCKS - MARINAS - PARTY BOATS

FOOD - CHILD FRIENDLY RESTAURANTS , BURGERS , PIZZA

FESTIVALS

G -

GAMES - COMPACT FOR TRAVEL

GOLF
GYMNASTICS

H -

HOCKEY
HOSPITALS

I -

ICE CREAM

J -

JOURNALS, TRAVEL DIARIES AND SCRAPBOOKS FOR KIDS

K -

KARATE
KAYAKING

L -

LACROSSE
LESSONS (See
tennis, wind surfing, wakeboarding, piano,sailing, swimming, recreation programs, arts and crafts )
LIBRARIES

M -

MAGICIANS
MOVIES
MUSEUMS

N -

NATURE WALKS
NURSERY SCHOOLS (See CHILD CARE CENTERS )

P -

PARASAILING
PHOTOGRAPHY FOR CHILDREN / FAMILIES
PIANOS LESSONS
PLAYGROUNDS AND PARKS (see also SCHOOLS)

 

Q -

QUARRY

R -

RAILROADS
RECREATION
READING
RESCUE SQUADS

 S -  

SAILING - LESSONS, SAILBOAT RENTALS, SUPPLIES, EQUIPMENT
SANDALS AND SHOES
SCHOOLS - REGISTRATION, IMMUNIZATION (public),
SCHOOLS (private),
SKATING
SNORKELING AND SNUBA,
SOCCER
SPAS
SUMMER RECREATION
SUNSET CELEBRATIONS AND CRUISES
SWIMMING

T -

TACOS
TENNIS COURTS AND LESSONS,
TOURS
TOYS
TRANSPORTATION
TUTORING

V -

VIDEO MOVIE AND GAME RENTALS,

W -

WAKEBOARDING,
WALKING,
WINDSURFING SUPPLIES AND LESSONS,
WEDDINGS

Y-

YOUTH GROUPS, ORGANIZATIONS, AND CENTERS (see also CAMPS),

Z -

ZOOS (see ANIMALS )

 


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