Category Archives: Blog


The Classic 2019 Weekend of Events


Join the Public Education Foundation and Rotary of Metropolitan Ocala at the annual Classic weekend of events, to raise scholarship funds for Take Stock in Children.  All events to be held at the Country Club of Ocala. The Schedule of Events: Saturday, January 19th 8am – Sneakers & S’mores 5K Run/Walk and Kids Dash Registration information […]

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Coupons for Education


Books are on sale at every Marion County Public School starting Friday, August 24th until September 28th!  Want to get a sneak peak at the great coupons in the book? Click HERE  Books are only $20 and all proceeds go to support school initiatives and programs of the Public Education Foundation. Find a school to […]

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Grant Applications Available Now!


Since its beginning, the Public Education Foundation’s Grants for Great Ideas program has awarded more than 745 grants to Marion County Public School teachers and principals in support of teaching innovation – impacting more than 100,000 students. Information sheets and application forms for Grants for Great Ideas for educators and principals in Marion County Public Schools are available […]

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Teacher to Be Scholarship Application Available!


The Public Education Foundation of Marion County is proud to once again offer “Teacher to Be” Scholarships to non-instructional personnel. If you are part of our MCPS family and are working to become a classroom teacher, this scholarship is for you!  The “Teacher to Be” Scholarship is open to all Marion County Public School non-instructional […]

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Teacher Resource Week is SOLD OUT!


Teacher Resource Week is SOLD OUT!  But we have good news! MCPS Teachers can still go to the event website and sign up on the waiting list.  If a spot opens up, an email will be sent with directions for how to reserve a shopping time! Click HERE   Thank you to our Sponsors!  

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Xglosive Tennis for Take Stock


Join us for a fun night of Xglosive Tennis to raise scholarship funds for Take Stock in Children! What is Xglosive Tennis?  “XGLOsive turns traditional tennis into a fun, no-pressure social experience for people of all ages and abilities. Unlike traditional tennis events, XGLOsive takes the pressure off and turns the music and the fun […]

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