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» CCPS students performing in bands, choruses and orchestras consistently receive “Superior” ratings at District and State Music Performance Assessments.
» 100% of CCPS elementary school students engage in music classes in Kindergarten through Grade 5.
» Our middle schools have boys and girls athletic teams in five sports: basketball, cross country, soccer, track, and volleyball.
» CCPS offers 17 high school varsity sports for fall, winter, and spring competition.
» The CCPS Alumni Association offers free lifetime membership to all graduates in order to connect back to our schools and current students.
» When our school district was formed in 1923, it was known as the Board of Public Instruction of Collier County.
» Phonics instruction is used in all CCPS Kindergarten through Grade 5 classes to teach the relationship between the letters of written language and the sounds of the spoken language.
» Drug traffickers are mixing the synthetic opioid fentanyl with other drugs—like Adderall, oxycodone, and cocaine—in a variety of colors, shapes, and forms.
» Fentanyl is 100X stronger than morphine and 50X stronger than heroin.
» The majority of drug overdose deaths in the United States are because of synthetic opioids like fentanyl.
» You can automatically feed the CCPS Academic Calendar dates into your phone or device
» All CCPS school sites have at least one (larger campuses may have more than one) armed law enforcement member on campus all day, every day, as part of a broad strategy of security layers
» School-related suspicious activity may be anonymously reported through the Fortify FL app
» The District has a way for students and parents to anonymously report bullying and Board Policy protects against cyberbullying
» CCPS has a Code of Student Conduct recognizing student responsibilities and the recognition of the rights of all students, including the right to learn
HAVE YOU HEARD? Collier County Public Schools has a variety of innovative opportunities for students. We welcome you view the videos below to learn more about some of these programming options.
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LARGEST SCHOOL DISTRICT IN U.S.
MEALS SERVED YEARLY
MILES TRAVELED YEARLY BY SCHOOL BUSES
LANGUAGES & DIALECTS SPOKEN BY STUDENTS
STUDENTS FROM NON-ENGLISH SPEAKING HOMES
STUDENTS RECEIVE FREE & REDUCED LUNCH