Classes continue online for students and teachers

Immokalee – On March 23, Pathways Early Education Center of Immokalee made the difficult choice to close its doors to protect the health and wellbeing of its students and teachers. Despite the shutdown, the learning is continuing online for both the students and the teachers. With a passion for education, the teachers are continuing to […]

Students First – CCPS Updates

As we continue to navigate these challenging times, Collier County Public Schools (CCPS) wishes to communicate some updates on high school events and activities. PROMS AND SENIOR GRAD BASH EVENTS – All high school Proms and senior Grad Bash (or similar) events have been CANCELED. Refunds for any monies paid will be provided after May […]

Young Entrepreneurs learn to manage crisis through coronavirus

Coronavirus. COVID-19. Social distancing. Self-quarantine. School from home. These are all terms or concepts that were unheard of just a couple of weeks ago and now they’ve become part of our new normal. Young and old, we are all experiencing and adapting together. Through the challenges, I am so proud to share how your support […]

Students First – CCPS uses Canvas Learning Management System to access coursework

Collier County Public Schools (CCPS) is committed to supporting children and families in continuous learning, and we are off to a great start! On Monday, March 30, virtual teacher-led instruction began with students using the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) to access coursework. Students are expected to log in to Canvas daily ( and regular […]

TIF uses virtual technology to help students

The Immokalee Foundation(TIF) is employing virtual technology to overcome the challenges of school cancellations, work-from-home operations, and social distancing guidelines to ensure hundreds of Immokalee students remain connected to career-oriented programs, curriculum, and mentoring during COVID-19. The foundation secured 70 laptops in two days to distribute to those students who otherwise wouldn’t have online access, […]

Students First – Schools to remain closed until May 1

This week, the Commissioner of the Florida Department of Education has directed all public schools in Florida to continue to be closed through May 1, 2020. Therefore, Collier County Public Schools (CCPS) campuses will remain CLOSED to all students from Monday, March 30 through Friday, May 1. Additional school closures will be re-evaluated by the […]

Students First – CCPS is committed to supporting children and families

With school being out until April 15, Collier County Public Schools (CCPS) is committed to supporting children and families in continuous learning. CCPS began its transition to virtual/online continuous learning for students this week (March 23-27). Information related to this week’s activities, as well as any future updates, may be found on the CCPS Continuous […]


March 23 – March 27 (Student Self-Paced Learning) NEXT WEEK March 30 – April 15 (Teacher-Led Virtual Instruction) Collier County Public Schools would like to remind parents that this week, stu-dents should be accessing their self-paced learning pathways on our CCPS eLearns site. Click here to access the eLearns website. It is important that all […]

Collier County Schools free meal pick up sites

With statewide school closures extending to April 15, school food service is making free meals available to kids. Please see the announcement from Collier County Public Schools with free meal pick up locations for children 18 years and under: Collier County Public Schools will be offering FREE meals for ALL children age 18 and […]

Students First – STEAM Showcase scheduled

Calling all parents, guardians, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, brothers, and sisters! CCPS has a must-see event coming up—an event that will highlight the talent, ingenuity, and creativity of Immokalee students!  The second annual Immokalee Schools’ STEAM Showcase is scheduled for Thursday, March 19, at Immokalee Middle School (401 9th Street), from 5:00-6:30 p.m. The event […]