Some schools in Seminole County are switching to an app called Minga. It works as a digital ID, a timed hall pass, an event notification service, and more, and it’s garnered some mixed reactions from parents and students.
Seminole County Schools were the first in our area to tell parents to watch out for the Saturn app. Some local school districts have blocked access to it on their networks.
School districts across Central Florida are requiring parents to sign a permission slip if they want their kids' nickname or preferred name to be used in class.
The Sanford Police Department said a 49-year-old woman was found unconscious with a large zip tie tied around her neck, and she later died.
A Palm Coast man was arrested for stabbing his roommate with a pair of scissors, a horse had to be rescued after falling into a swimming pool, a bear was captured on video strolling outside a Publix supermarket in Florida, a fugitive suspect in a 1984 Florida killing was arrested in California, and a small group of parents argued at a Seminole County School Board meeting over a controversial yearbook: Here's FOX 35's Week in Review.
The debate over Lyman High School’s yearbook seemed settled. A small group of parents protested two pages in the book that discussed LBGTQ life and vocabulary. In response, the Seminole County School Board offered to refund those parents or give them versions of the yearbook reprinted to not include those two pages.
Parents of students at Lyman High School in Longwood, Florida are upset over 'mature' content in its 2023 yearbook.
An 18-year-old Oviedo High School student is facing charges after being found with cocaine in her bag, police said.
Lake Mary High School has recently seen a number of high-profile violent incidents. Administrators said the bad behavior there is a reflection of bad behavior across the state and country.
A couple of Central Florida teens are facing disciplinary actions after they drove into a parked car on their high school campus during a reckless stunt.
A Seminole County bus driver was placed on administrative leave after an incident involving a student took place on a Lake Howell High school bus on Monday
A former Seminole High School football player who was shot and injured by a student earlier this year is suing the school district, according to court records.
As a result of flooding from Hurricane Ian's trek across Florida, several Seminole County bus stops have been temporarily moved.
A 14-year-old has been arrested for allegedly making a social media threat through Snapchat at Lyman High School.
A 13-year-old student was arrested for battery on a school resource deputy Friday.
Busing kids to school saw a big improvement in Seminole County on day two. On Wednesday, buses were running but the new Ride 360 app had parents confused about if the bus was ever coming.
Two days before the start of the 2022-23 school year in Seminole County and parents are having issues accessing bus route information for their children in the district.
Students and teachers will return to their classrooms over the next few weeks for the start of the school year, despite districts across Central Florida needing more teachers and bus drivers.
Many students in Central Florida are heading back to the classroom in about two weeks and districts are still working to find hundreds of teachers.
School board members pulled a proclamation for Pride Month from the last school board meeting agenda.