C.A. Weis Elementary School


Community School at Weis shows need, power of early investment

Turning the tide for our community requires investment from every corner of our community — as the folks at Weis Community School know well. Read full story


Weis working to change community from the roots

With a focus on families, early learning the community of teachers at C.A. Weis Elementary School are working to improve student performance from even the earliest ages. Read full story


Children’s Home Society earns grant for Weis project

The community school project at C.A. Weis Elementary school has earned another grant toward its mission of boosting student outcomes by improving the safety net under students and the community. Read full story


Community School offers physical and mental health care

The community school model at C.A. Weis Elementary School will put a premium on mental and physical health, growth and learning, community engagement and safety. Read full story


School district leaders call FSA scores ‘flawed’

An independent study found that FSA results could be used for teacher evaluations and school grades, but school district leaders still oppose the statewide exams. Read full story


Community schools empower people

In June the team that will work on building C.A. Weis Elementary into a Community School visited New York City’s P.S. 5 Ellen Lurie Elementary and Salone Urena de Herniquez Middle schools, models for the program. Read full story


Weis Elementary gets more help for Community School

The effort to create a Community School at C.A. Weis Elementary School continues to gain steam thanks to a grant from the University of Center Florida to help with operational costs in starting the community-based model of service and intervention programs. Read full story


Community School: A bridge out of poverty

The community-based model of service and intervention programs aims to uplift Weis Elementary School

C.A. Weis Elementary School will use the Community School Planning Grant to develop a model to improve student achievement and raise families out of poverty. Read full story


Holiday events ring in the season

School district holiday events highlights reason for the season

With the holiday season in full gear, Escambia County schools are spreading holiday cheer. Read full story


C.A. Weis celebrates Walk Your Child to School Day

NEWS RELEASE — The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is partnering with the Escambia County School Board and the Escambia/Santa Rosa Community Traffic Safety Team to recognize National Walk Your Child To School Day. Read full story