Author Archives

Jan Wesner Childs

Melbourne Beachsider

Brevard Schools target state funds for mental health

Brevard Public Schools plans to spend $1.7 million of state money on student mental health services

Melbourne Beachsider

Incoming schools leader looking to ‘build on success’

Incoming Brevard Public Schools Superintendent Mark Mullins made his first public address last week

Melbourne Beachsider

Water testing in works at all public schools

Tests are being conducted at all 13 beachside public schools to determine whether any of the toxic c

Melbourne Beachsider

Ocean Breeze’s new principal brings experience on school security issues

New principals have been appointed at Ocean Breeze Elementary and Hoover Middle School, the latest i

Melbourne Beachsider

New Delaura school principal is familiar face

The homecomings continue for Satellite Beach schools and new principals. Jeremy LeBrun, who atten

Melbourne Beachsider

Mullins tapped as new schools boss

Mark Mullins, a longtime school administrator and Melbourne Beach resident, has been selected as the

Melbourne Beachsider

Fear of possible ‘cancer cluster’ gains attention

Julie Greenwalt graduated from Satellite High School in 2003. Her best friend who graduated the same

Melbourne Beachsider

School security specialists tasked ‘to stop the threat’

The job description for the new armed security specialists who will soon be patrolling many Brevard

Melbourne Beachsider

After 40 years, Harris Corp. ties to city strong as ever

Harris Corp., Brevard County’s largest private sector employer, is celebrating 40 years at its Mel

Melbourne Beachsider

Most beachside schools to have SROs this fall

The majority of beachside public schools will have School Resource Officers on staff early in the ne

Melbourne Beachsider

Satellite High achieves ‘suicide prevention certified school’ status

Satellite High School is one of two Brevard County high schools to earn the status of a “suicide p

Melbourne Beachsider

Schools vote to hire 28 armed security pros

Brevard Public Schools will hire 28 armed school security specialists to bridge the gap in schools t

123