General K-12 Education Information
Educational Instruction Click here for general academic topics such as required instruction, report card information, kindergarten eligibility, and high school graduation requirements.
Exceptional Student Education This page provides helpful information for parents of students with special learning needs.
Other Specialized Instruction for Public K-12 Students
Click here for information on other specialized instruction such as English Instruction for Limited English Proficient Students, Dropout Prevention Programs, and Instruction in Operation of Motor Vehicles.
General Provisions and Attendance
Click here to learn about transition issues, transfer of records, school attendance, health/immunization information, and student responsibilities.
This glossary provides simple, useful information to assist you in understanding what is necessary for your child to successfully advance through Florida’s school systems. You will find explanations of some terms that may be unfamiliar to you but are often used in Florida’s school districts.
All Florida Statutes cited on these pages are also available on the Florida Senate web site.