Coronavirus Updates

In an effort to assist with social distancing and to be in compliance with the Governor’s Stay-At-Home order, effective Monday, April 13, Palm Bay Schools will close our offices for in person visits unless you have an urgent matter and make an appointment.  Also, beginning this date, our phones will be answered Monday-Friday from 10 am to 12 pm.

Outside of these hours, please leave a message and someone will return your call.  You may also email us at:

 [email protected]

 [email protected]org

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Please send us your questions and a phone number, and we will return your call.  We are definitely available to help and will contact you quickly.

Thank you for understanding our need to keep our staff working from home as much as possible while we all work together to fight COVID-19. This schedule will be in effect until school resumes on site.

April 2, 2020

TO:                  Florida Parents

FROM:            Commissioner of Education Richard Corcoran

SUBJECT:      Distance Learning Resources

Thank you for your patience, understanding and coordination during these last few weeks. Teachers and superintendents all over the state have done a remarkable job preparing distance learning plans and ensuring their students are still learning, even while they are not in the classroom. Yesterday, the Florida Department of Education recommended that all public and private K-12 school campuses extend campus closures through May 1, 2020. This recommendation follows President Donald J. Trump and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) extension of social distancing guidelines until April 30th.

The Florida Department of Education (FDOE) has created a COVID-19 resource page, http://www.fldoe.org/em-response/resources-families.stml, to give educators, parents and students free resources offered by state and federal agencies, private companies, and non-profit organizations to help school districts, colleges, educators and families ensure continuity of learning during this time.

Planning and preparing is always important, and these pages are updated hourly to ensure each Florida student has the resources they need to succeed with distance learning. This resource page is part of a broader website, www.fldoe.com/em-response, which has best practices for distance learning, frequently asked questions regarding education in Florida and COVID-19, and translated resources in Spanish. The page also contains extensive information on free meals.

The health and safety of Florida’s students is our top priority, and the department will continue doing everything we can to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Florida’s schools. Please be sure to visit the COVID-19 Resource page on FLDOE’s website for the most up-to-date information and resources available.

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image of a tweet by Bay District schools detailing breakfast, lunch and dinner times provided for students due to the corona virus