About Us

It is the obligation of St. Lucie Public Schools to provide a thorough system of education so that each student has the opportunity to reach his/her fullest potential. The district-approved curriculum form the basis of instruction for each student so that each is sufficiently well educated to contribute to society, be productive in the workforce, and continue their education in pursuit of their career or interests.

Components of our thorough system of education:

  • Instructional programs which are based on research, best practice and other objective data.
  • A positive school climate conducive to learning.
  • High expectations for student learning and achievement consistent with the State of Florida Next Generation Curriculum and Achievement Standards for grades K-12.
  • A district-wide emphasis on the teaching of key skills in literacy, mathematics, science, social studies and health.
  • A clearly defined set of educational objectives aligned with World-class Achievement Standards.
  • An organizational structure and financial plan which focuses resources on students and the classroom.
  • An evaluation and monitoring system of both students and district programs to enhance student achievement and school district effectiveness.
  • A personnel recruitment, evaluation and staff development program designed to ensure that every student has caring, qualified, and effective teachers.

Our Staff

Director of Elementary Curriculum
Kimberly Jay
Director of Secondary Curriculum
Megan Green

Curriculum Coordinators

Early Childhood Coordinator
Dr. Mary Huffstetter
Curriculum Coordinator
Liz Pruitt

Curriculum Specialists

K-12 Science
Beth Bonvie
Secondary Programs and Secondary ELA
Kimberlee Cooper
K-12 Social Studies
Kate Ems
K-2 ELA Curriculum
Liz Fisher
K-5 ELA Interventionist
Heather Knab
K-12 STEM Curriculum
Kelly Lunt
Instructional Materials Manager
Amabel Morales
6-12 ELA Curriculum
Dorthea Oatts
K-12 Science/Academic Competitions
Paul Reif
Mandy Rowland
Secondary Mathematics
Elementary Math
Christina Worley