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The School Board of Highlands County

The School Board of Highlands County is an organization committed to student Achievement, Accountability and Academics. Highlands County is located in the center of the Sunshine State with a diverse population of roughly 100,000.

Mission Statement:

"By uniting stakeholders, we will prepare our students to be college and career ready, empower our students to achieve personal excellence, and foster responsible citizens."

Vision Statement:

"Leading Together To Achieve Excellence"

School Board of Highlands County

426 School Street

Sebring, FL 33870

Phone: 863-471-5555

Fax: 863-471-5600

Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


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Non-Discrimination Statement

Except as provided by law, The School Board of Highlands County shall not on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, political or religious beliefs, national or ethnic origin, or genetic information, exclude individuals from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity in any employment condition or practice, or be denied equal access to school facilities if the organization is The Boy Scouts of America or other patriotic youth groups.

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The Public Records Custodian for the School Board of Highlands County is:

Andrew Lethbridge, Deputy Superintendent

426 School Street, Sebring, FL 33870


Phone: (863) 471-5734

Fax: (863) 471-5673


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