Opportunity Scholarship Program
A letter will be mailed to parents of Beverly Shores Elementary School students the week of July 22, 2019, to make you aware of the Opportunity Scholarship Program offered by the Florida Department of Education. This program was established to provide opportunities for students to transfer to another educational institution based upon the School Grade earned by their home school. You have three options for you Beverly Shores student:
- He or she may remain at Beverly Shores; or
- You may request a transfer to Astatula Elementary, where transportation will be provide; or
- You may choose to enroll your child in another Florida public school outside of Lake County with a grade "C" or higher, but you would be responsible for transportation.
An application will be included in the mailing. If you'd like to apply for the Opportunity Scholarship to transfer your child to another school, please complete the application and return it by Aug. 6. The letter in the mailing will include other details. If you have questions, please contact the Choice office at 352-253-6786 or the Florida Department of Education at 1-800-447-1636.