Virtual Mini-Academy: Benefits and Opportunities of Vocational Programs, Degrees, and Job-Ready Skills

  • Friday, March 3, 2023 at 6:00 P.M.
  • Join Orange Technical College to learn about high school vocational dual-enrollment programs and post-secondary opportunities available to OCPS students. 
  • Registration Link

College & Career Fair  

  • Saturday, March 4, 2023 at 12:00 P.M.
  • This event is open to all high school families but is focused on Sophomores, Juniors, and their parents. Join us for the chance to meet directly with representatives from colleges, universities, technical institutions and the military. 
  • Registration Link

Learn Where You Live Regional Event | OCPS Knows B.E.S.T: Understanding the Florida  B.E.ST. Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics

  • Wednesday, March 22, 2023 at 6:00 P.M. at Carver Middle School, Horizon High School, and Chain of Lakes Middle School
  •  This one hour session will provide an overview of the new K- 12 mathematics and ELA B.E.S.T. Standards. Families will gain an understanding of the content and skills their students will learn this school year.
  • FREE refreshments for registered attendees
  • FREE childcare for students grades Pre-K through 8th grade!
  • Registration Link

Virtual Mini-Academy: Art Digital Family Night


The OCPS Parent Academy is committed to making a sustainable impact on student success, parenting and advocacy and personal growth/wellness. Our goal is to empower, engage and educate families and caregivers by providing high-quality training sessions, resources and access to skills and services.

The OCPS Parent Academy offers district-wide, face-to-face Parent AcademiesLearn Where You Live events which take place in each learning community, and virtual Lunch & Learn events on Facebook Live. 

In addition to the OCPS Parent Academy events, there are monthly trainings held by the Curriculum and Digital Learning, Exceptional Student Education, Multilingual Services and Student Services departments for families.


The list of OCPS Parent Academies coming soon is available on this page or your school's website.  Click on the title of each event in the calendar to view the description and access the event registration and/or attendee link.

A full list of ALL Parent Academies for the 2022-2023 school year can be accessed by clicking on the icon below. 

Parent Academy 22-23 Calendar  Acdemia de Padres Calendario 2022-2023

Links to Recordings

Parent Academy Recordings

Multilingual Family Workshop Recordings

ESE Family Workshop Recordings

Student Services Recordings