College Application Week at DeSoto County High School

During the month of October and the 1st first week of November, the Graduation Coach at DHS has been meeting with Seniors one-on-one and in groups to assist them with their college application process.  "The application process is challenging for all students and being able to work with the students in this manner simplifies the process, " … Continue reading College Application Week at DeSoto County High School

Still Helping…

Coach Richard Bowers has always been about helping kids.  Read more about an after-school program where he continues to work with children.  Then read about how you can help DCEF continue this and many more projects.

What ? Back to School Fair

WHERE?  DeSoto County High School / 1710 East Gibson Street WHEN?     Saturday, July 25th, 9 a.m. - 12 noon WHY?       To help all of our students be ready to start                              Back to school on August 10th !!

2015 Sales Tax Holiday

Florida Sales Tax Holiday for Back to School is scheduled for August 7 - 16, 2015 See the following link provided by the Florida Department of Revenue regarding information about the back-to-school sales tax holiday. 2015 Sales Tax Holiday

Florida Section SME Awards Scholarship to DHS graduate

The Florida Section of SME ( Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration) has awarded 2015 DHS graduate Jonathan Brown with a $1,000 scholarship through the DeSoto Education Foundation.  Jonathan was selected because of his practical knowledge of issues facing the economy of Florida, as well as his working knowledge of issues facing the Florida agricultural industry. SME awards scholarships … Continue reading Florida Section SME Awards Scholarship to DHS graduate

Practical Nursing Scholarship awarded

Thursday, June 18, 2016, the Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN)program held the annual Graduation  Ceremony at the Family Service Center Annex.  The LPN Program has been one of the many Workforce Education programs since 1983 and offers local residents an opportunity to attend training without traveling out-of-county.  The DeSoto County Education Foundation is proud to sponsor one of … Continue reading Practical Nursing Scholarship awarded