May 2021

Estero High School Student wins “Leave the Scene Clean” Calendar Art Contest
Estero High School Student wins “Leave the Scene Clean” Calendar Art Contest
05/27/2021
The cover of the 2022 Keep Lee County Beautiful “Leave the Scene Clean” Calendar will feature the artwork of Estero High School student Nicole Sierra-Iszler. Eleven other students from the School District of Lee County won first place for their grade level and will have their artwork displayed inside the annual calendar.
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Jennifer Ortega Named 2021 New Teacher of the Year
Jennifer Ortega Named 2021 New Teacher of the Year
05/26/2021
Jennifer Ortega was surprised by Superintendent Dr. Greg Adkins this week with the 2021 New Teacher of the Year Award. Ortega teaches 7th grade reading at Lehigh Acres Middle School.
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Summer School to Provide Enhanced Learning Opportunities
Summer School to Provide Enhanced Learning Opportunities
05/24/2021
The School District of Lee County is excited to announce an enhanced summer school program with several opportunities for learning, enrichment and engagement. Registration is available now for classes between June 28th and July 22nd.
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Melisa Giovannelli Becomes Fourth Board Member FSBA Certified
05/18/2021
The School District of Lee County is proud to announce that Lee County School Board Member Melisa Giovannelli has earned the distinction of Certified Board Member from the Florida School Boards Association.
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School Nurse of the Year - Melissa Wallace
School Nurse of the Year - Melissa Wallace
05/17/2021
Watch Melissa Wallace of Harns Marsh Elementary as she receives the surprise announcement that she is the 2020-2021 School District of Lee County School Nurse of the Year!
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District Wins - May 14, 2021
District Wins - May 14, 2021
05/14/2021
A group of students from Edgewood Academy were made to feel like a world class athlete. Find out what high school's act of generosity made this possible, along with other special moments we'd like to share in a brand new edition of District Wins!
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Melissa Wallace Honored as School Nurse of the Year
Melissa Wallace Honored as School Nurse of the Year
05/14/2021
The School District of Lee County is proud to congratulate Melissa Wallace for being selected the 2021 School Nurse of the Year. Wallace was nominated by her Principal at Harns Marsh Elementary School because, “we couldn’t do it without her.”
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School District’s Inaugural Workforce Signing Day
School District’s Inaugural Workforce Signing Day
05/10/2021
The School District of Lee County is co-hosting the inaugural Workforce Signing Day on May 13th for students starting their careers after graduation. About 20 high school seniors will accept job offers from several local employers.
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