In order to protect the health and safety of employees, staff, and students, all those who access Pasco County School locations must self-screen for symptoms and other risk factors of COVID-19 daily. If you answer YES to any of the questions, you should NOT be on a school campus or school district office. All three self-screeners – the Student Self-Screener, the Employee Self-Screener, and the Visitor Self-Screener – are accessible from the district’s COVID-19 protocols page and are posted on each school web page.

Your Child may be eligible for a College Scholarship 2021-2022

Your child may be eligible for a wonderful opportunity – a Take Stock in Children College Scholarship. Since 1997, Take Stock in Children, a program with the Pasco Education Foundation and supported by Pasco County Schools has helped students from economically disadvantaged families achieve the goal of going to college. Awarded to Pasco County School’s undergraduates, the student’s progress is monitored through college.

To be considered for this scholarship opportunity (60 credit hour minimum), your child must meet the attached income eligibility requirements, agree to remain crime & drug free, have a minimum 2.5 GPA (or equivalent) with good attendance, and a desire to attend college. Up to two school references are required. A mentor and a college readiness coach will be assigned.

The online application will be available on March 1, 2021, closes on April 15, 2021, and can be found at

Review the requirements noted on the website carefully. Income verification will be included with application submission.

If any questions, please contact the Take Stock in Children Pasco County office: