Page ContentJoint School Board WorkshopThere is a Joint School Board Workshop scheduled with the City of South Daytona on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at 5:00 p.m., in the South Daytona Piggottee Community Center, 504 Big Tree Road, South Daytona, FLorida. Next Regular School Board MeetingThe next regular School Board Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at 5:00 p.m., at DeLand High School, 800 N. Hill Avenue, DeLand, Florida.Current Agendas and MinutesCurrent School Board Agendas and approved Minutes are available at BoardDocs. Please use the following link to access: http://www.boarddocs.com/fla/vcsfl/Board.nsfVolusia CountyVolusia County, located in the heart of the beautiful east coast of Florida, is a rapidly growing, progressive area. Sixteen municipalities make up the county, with Daytona Beach, DeLand, Deltona, Ormond Beach and Port Orange as the largest metropolitan areas. The county is conveniently located for easy access to major cities such as Orlando, Jacksonville, Tampa and Miami.Volusia County's 496,950 residents are engaged in a variety of occupations, including tourism, farming, light industry, education, government and the professions.Volusia County's public school system is equally rich in what it offers. With over 61,000 students and more than 8,000 employees, the system is the state's thirteenth largest school district and the largest employer in the county. More than half of the district's employees are skilled teachers, all of whom are state-certified. Approximately 43 percent of instructional staff hold master's degrees, educational specialist degrees or doctorate degrees.People who live and work in the county have a multitude of educational and cultural experiences and opportunities to explore. Families and individuals of all interests, backgrounds and abilities have access to an array of enriching learning opportunities.Volusia offers higher educational options through Daytona State College, the University of Central Florida, Bethune-Cookman University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Keiser College, Stetson University and Nova Southeastern University.