Welcome

 ...to the official site of the Holmes District School Board located in Bonifay, Florida, a rural community in northwest Florida.  We serve approximately 3400 students in our eight schools and have around 19,500 residents in our community.

Vision
Educating today's students for tomorrow's world.

Mission
The Holmes County School District shall provide a safe, nurturing environment and a comprehensive curriculum that will prepare students for college and careers.


    HDSB will be adopting and revising Exceptional Student Education policies
and procedures at the school board
meeting on May 5.  There will be a
public hearing at the district office at
5:00 p.m. on April 30 for input on
proposed changes.  A copy of the
policies to be adopted or revised may
be reviewed at the district office Monday-Friday from 7:30-3:00.
     
 WINGS   HDSB intends to submit a proposal
to the Florida Department of Education
for a 21st Century Community Learning Center Program grant.  The proposal will
be available to the public for review after
the submission on April 29.

Click here for more info.
     
 

As we approach the end of the school year, we are focusing on bullying.  HDSB policy 5.321 prohibits bullying and harassment.  We encourage you to take a stand against bullying and report it immediately.
Click below for online cyber bullying family tip sheets:
Grades K-5
Grades 6-12
Click here to access our anonymous online bullying form.
Click here to access our print bullying form.

     
 Climate Surveys   The 2014-15 climate surveys are now available.  We are asking parents to complete the surveys, as they provide valuable feedback to our schools and district.  (Students will complete the
surveys at school.)

Click here for a flyer containing the
survey links.
     
VPK Registration   This year, all VPK certificates of
eligibility will be issued online only
through the Office of Early Learning. 
Click here for the flyer containing
more info.
     
Testing   The FSA and NGSSS test calendars are available at the links below.  Please note that dates are subject to change.  We encourage you to confirm all testing dates with your child's school.
Click here for the computer-based calendar.
Click here for the paper-based calendar.
     
 FloridaStudents.org   Looking for helpful tutorials and resources to support learning in language arts, math, science, and civics?  FloridaStudents.org has just what you need!  This new site includes hundreds of interactive resources and does not require a logon or password.
     
Edgenuity   Open enrollment dates for Holmes Virtual School's 2015-16 fall semester are
April 24-July 24, 2015.
Click here to view the brochure containing more information.
     

TSIC Chipola

  Take Stock in Children was established in 1995 as a non-profit organization in Florida that provides a unique opportunity for deserving low-income youth/students.
TSIC Chipola College offers 2-year scholarships to Chipola College, caring volunteer mentors, and hope for a better life.
Click here for more info.
Click here for the mentor application.
Click here to log mentor sessions.
     
    A local business, Professional Satellite, has partnered with the HDSB Technology Dept. to donate $50 for each new customer that activates satellite or Internet service through them.  They offer Dish, DirecTV, HughesNet, and Exede service.  Call 1-888-722-0011 or click here for more info.
     
    Holmes District School Board is on Facebook!  Be sure to like us, so you'll be updated on the latest news and events.
Click here or on the logo to the left to visit our page.
     
OverDrive   Check out OverDrive, our eBook / audiobook service.  A variety of titles are available, and all books may be checked out and accessed on your computer, smartphone, tablet, or device.
Students may log in at http://holmescounty.lib.overdrive.com.
Contact your school media specialist or email englishc@hdsb.org for more info.

 

ProLunch Online
ProLunch login
Click here for the ProLunch guide.

 

FOCUSClick the icon above for the FOCUS Portal.
New user?  Click here.

                

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