School Board meeting highlights (Jan. 10, 2023)
Posted on 01/10/2023
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The School Board of Orange County held its regularly-scheduled board meeting at 5 p.m. at the Ronald Blocker Educational Leadership Center. These are the highlights of the meeting:
Strategic Plan Update
School Board members received an update on the district’s Reimagining Our Schools. The reimagining efforts align with the district’s 2025 Strategic Plan Vision, Mission, Values, and Objectives providing students innovative pathways to a promising and successful future.

View the presentation.  
School Board proclaims Jan. 23 – 27 as Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!
The Florida Department of Education, Orange County Public Schools and numerous organizations and agencies planned a “Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!” Jan. 23-27, 2023. This observance showcases the district’s commitment to promoting literacy and the enjoyment of reading throughout the district to ensure students can read challenging material and use printed and digital matter to solve problems independently. View proclamation.
Washington Shores Primary Learning Center VPK student Rhys Duncan was accompanied by his teacher Roseann Jansen-King, as he read to board members “Biscuit Goes to School” by Alyssa Satin Capucilli, author.
*Reminder* All board meetings are live streamed on the School Board’s YouTube page and will be accessible from web browsers on computers or mobile devices. To find the live stream, visit