The graduation rate in Sarasota County schools increased by 4.1 percentage points this year, while the rate increased by 4.3 points in Manatee County.
Americans will spend an estimated $5.2 billion on graduation presents for high schoolers and college students this year, according to a new survey.
A new survey found that consumers expect to spend $5.6 billion on graduation gifts this year.
Prospective families with students entering grades 6 through 10 should attend.
The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee will begin offering a new master's degree program in social work next fall.