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Country singer’s visit to school brightens day of students

West Navarre Intermediate ESE/inclusion third-grade teacher Angela Jordan hoped and prayed country music singer Woody Bradshaw would get an opportunity to visit her students at some point.

They had written letters to Bradshaw a year ago, and the Northwest Florida native responded with a six-page letter to the students, written in cursive, and said he hoped he’d have a chance to visit this year.

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Title One shakeup in School District

Every year, the Santa Rosa County School District receives funding from the federal government to bolster educational opportunities and programs.

All those federal dollars go through the Office of Federal Programs. One type of funding is Title I and only specific schools are included in the funding.

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Cailyn Hamstra announced as Santa Rosa Rookie of the Year

The Santa Rosa Education Foundation (SREF) announced Cailyn Hamstra at Gulf Breeze High School as the 2022 Santa Rosa Rookie of the Year during their Rookie of the Year Reception Wednesday afternoon, May 4. She was selected from a field of 35 educators with three or less years of teaching experience who were honored at this event. The Gulf Breeze Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation presented Hamstra with a $500 award.

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