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Manatee Cove Elementary

734 West Ohio Avenue
Orange City, Florida 32763
(386) 968-0004

    Parent Information Night 2020

    Join us ​​​​Thursday, January 30th 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at Manatee Cove for our first Parent Information Night! We will have FREE childcare/dinner for current MCE students as well as a free pasta dinner for the parents/guardians attending. Please click on the following link for more detailed information! Parent Night 2020.pdf

    ​​​​Advent​Health eCare ​​

    ​AdventHealth eCare is now available in your student's school. AdventHealth eCare provides virtual access to doctors and nurse practioners for minor ailments. You see the doctor on your time - when and where it's convenient for you. As part of the Volusia County Schools Healthy Futures Program, AdventHealth will provide a one-time use voucher to cover the cost of the visit for qualified students. Follow up with your school nurse for more details.

    AdventHealth eCare.pdf

    ​​Field Trip and Volunteer Information

    ​​​F​​​​ield trip season is upon us! As field trip and volunteer opportunities are becoming availalbe, please make sure that you are an approved volunteer BEFORE the event! Follow these instructions to complete the application to volunteer: 

    ​​Volunteer Applications are available online. Please go to On the lefthand side of the webpage scroll down to "Related Links" and select " Application to Volunteer".

    ​EVERYONE will need to have thier ID re-scanned for the 2019-2020 school year as there was a system upgrade over the summer. Even if you were in our system from previous school years, we need to scan your ID. If we have scanned your ID since August 2019, we do not need to scan it again this year. And as always, please make sure that you have your photo ID with you whenever you are on campus!​

    If you have any questions, please call the front office (386) 968-0004. ​

    Free and Reduced Meal Applications

    Free and Reduced Meal Applications

    Did you know that Manatee Cove Elementary is a Title I school? Schools become eligible for Title I funds based on teh number of students that qualify for the Free and Reduced Meal Program. Schools with a poverty rate of 75% of higher automatically receive funds, and those with lower rates may receive funds if they are available. Title I is a federal aid program that provides funds to help students succeed academically. These funds are used to help students meet the state's high standards, particularly in the areas of reading, mathematics, science, and writing. Your registration helps the school receive funding and your information is kept private.

    January School Events

    Jan 6th: Classes Resume

    Jan 13th: SAC Meeting @ 3pm

    Jan 14th: No Uniform for a Dollar

    Jan 15th: Ice Cream Fundae's Spirit Night ​

    Jan 20th: No School/MLK Day

    Jan 29th: PTA's Spirit Night @ Firehouse Subs 4-8pm and KIDS EAT FREE!

    Jan 31st: Kona Ice

    January Early Release Days

    January 8, 15, 22, 29​

    Teacher & Classroom Wish Lists​​

    ​​​Please​​ click on the attached document to view our teacher's current wish lists for 2019-2020. As needs change, the list will be updated. You can send in items to your student's teacher or to the front office. Please make sure to label items so we can get them to their appropriate recipient! Thank you in advance for any donations!

    Manatee Cove Wish Lists.docx​​

    ​Emergency Information​​ Cards and Communication

    Volusia County Schools has migrated to a new student information system. Click here for more information Parent Letter for Emergency Cards.pdf

    New School Start Times for 2019-2020 School Year​​

    The Volusia County School board voted to change school start times for next year.
    • Elementary will be 7:50 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.,
    • Middle will be 9:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.,
    • High School will be 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

    These times will be effective in August 2019, for the start of the ​2019-20 school year. The School Board developed this schedule by modifying the start time committee's option #1 after reviewing the results of the survey. Some options being considered are morning tutoring and offering more clubs for middle schools to help families transition to the later start time.

    ​​​​FACT Fairs for 2019-2020​​​​​​

    ​​​Families And Community Together

    FACT Fairs 2019-2020.pdf

    School Uniforms

    Manatee Cove's approved collared polo shirt colors are blue, green, white, gray, black. School spirit shirts can be worn on Fridays. Bottoms must be solid gray, navy, blue, black, or khaki. Closed toe shoes are required and hair must be its natural color.

    ​On March 29, 2016, the School Board of Volusia County adopted a student appearance, dress and uniform code for all elementary, middle and high school students for the 2016-2017 school year. Read more...​​​​

    Keeping our Students Safe

    Keeping our Students Safe.pdf

    Meal Charge Policy

    School Meal Charge Procedure.pdf

    ​​​​Florida KidCare 

    Children with health insurance miss fewer days of school, and applying for Florida KidCare is easy.  Any family can apply, and many pay $20 or less per month to insure their children.  Most pay nothing at all.  Click ​he​​re for additional information. ​

    2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration Information

    Registration for Kindergarten will begin the week of April 22nd, 2019 from 7:30 am to 11:30pm.

    2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration.pdf

    ​Media and Parent Relations

    ​In the event of an emergency which requires evacuation from Manatee Cove Elementary School campus, a designated area outside the gym at River Springs Middle School  ​Read more...    

    School Emergenc​y Guide for Parents​​

    Extended Day Payments

    Go to the Online School Payments​ page to make a payment for Extended Day. ​

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