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ACPS students earn awards at International Science and Engineering Fair

May 21, 2024
Buchholz and Gainesville High students travel to Los Angeles for event.

‘Here I am, send me’: First Black graduate recounts integrating Gainesville High School  

May 17, 2024
LaVon Wright desegregated GHS despite FBI warnings of danger.

2018 book examines desegregation in Alachua County

May 17, 2024
Gainesville native captures contention of the time.

April 2024 Citizens of the Month

May 14, 2024
Awards recognizing one student from each elementary school in Alachua County Sponsored by Bosshardt Realty.
Government + Politics

Newberry staff to assist with charter conversion application

May 13, 2024
EFN plans to open in 2025, opposition still says vote failed.

Chiles Elementary employee earns state recognition

May 7, 2024
Angela Kelly receives $2,000 for her exceptional work with students.

State rules Newberry Elementary School charter vote successful 

May 6, 2024
School district says it is awaiting state notification.

Metcalfe Elementary to keep 10-month school calendar 

May 1, 2024
Rawlings to proceed with year-round school implementation.

ACPS students earn 15 medals at civics, debate tournament 

Apr 30, 2024
Lincoln Middle student sweeps separate debate championship.

ACPS selects Lopez at School-related Employee of Year 

Apr 25, 2024
Lopez changed careers to help special needs students.

Eastside culinary students earn medals, scholarships at state skills competition

Apr 24, 2024
Students compete in SkillsUSA Florida State Leadership and Skills Conference.

Lincoln Middle School wins annual Civics Challenge

Apr 24, 2024
Six Alachua County middle schools participate in competition.

SOS Newberry condemns Marlowe, Clemons 

Apr 19, 2024
Statement issued by non-profit group calls to "end divisive campaign" following charter conversion vote.

Newberry residents vote down charter conversion 

Apr 17, 2024
Education First for Newberry refuses to concede elementary school vote.

Rawling teacher named Florida finalist for Presidential math and science award

Apr 16, 2024
Elementary fifth-grade instructor one of six finalists in Florida.

Old Terwilliger campus trashed, occupied by homeless

Apr 15, 2024
Documents with student information left unsecured.

New ‘Frazer School’ to focus on competitive academics

Apr 13, 2024
Current Buchholz math coach Will Frazer to direct school.
Government + Politics

UF, Gainesville back to negotiating table over RTS services

Apr 11, 2024
UF sends letter after city press conference.

ACPS invites families to annual Kindergarten Roundup

Apr 11, 2024
Incoming kindergarten families invited to bring their children to schools they will attend in fall.

Alachua County Education Association pushes membership

Apr 10, 2024
Union still lacking education support professionals.

Alachua County Public School students score big in state science fair

Apr 9, 2024
Multiple students take home awards from State Science and Engineering Fair.

Opposing sides clash as Newberry charter voting opens

Apr 4, 2024
Votes to be tallied at public meeting on April 17.

Alachua County Public Schools to postpone, cancel outdoor activities due to eclipse

Apr 4, 2024
Monday dismissal times remain same, but parents can keep students home or check-out early.

Buchholz, Lincoln Middle win Florida chess championships 

Apr 2, 2024
Gainesville schools sweep Florida Scholastic Chess Championships.