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Ashley Turner is GBHS Teacher of the Year


“Teacher of the Year” is a title that every teacher, staff member and administrator hopes eventually to receive. For the 2020- 21 school year, the prestigious title for Gulf Breeze High School went to guidance counselor Ashley Turner. Mrs. Turner has been employed at GBHS since 2006, making this school year her 14th year at GBHS. In total, Mrs. Turner […]

UWF introduces Peace Corps Prep program

WASHINGTON — The Peace Corps and University of West Florida announced a new partnership centered on an undergraduate certificate program called Peace Corps Prep. Scheduled to launch in January 2021, the Peace Corps Prep program will combine targeted coursework with hands-on experience, building the competencies needed for students to be strong Peace Corps Volunteers or other intercultural fieldworkers. University of […]

Sarkari enrolls at U. of Kentucky

LEXINGTON, KY — The University of Kentucky College of Arts & Sciences welcomes its new class for the fall 2020 semester. Natalya Sarkari of Gulf Breeze is one of 1,593 incoming freshmen in UK’s College of Arts and Sciences. Natalya’s academic major is Environmental and Sustainability Studies.

Compton named to Dean’s List at The Citadel

CHARLESTON, SC — Trevor Compton of Gulf Breeze is among the nearly 1,000 cadets and students recognized for their academic achievements during the spring 2020 semester. Recognizing the academic successes of Citadel cadets and students is a special tradition each semester, even one as atypical as this. But these cadets and students earned their grades in unique circumstances and were […]

Homewood receives MSU’s Presidential Scholarship

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State’s Judy and Bobby Shackouls Honors College is announcing its newest Presidential Endowed Scholarship recipients. Kyla T. Homewood, an economics major and Pensacola High School graduate, is being recognized with the university’s most prestigious undergraduate scholarships, which over four years cover the current cost of university tuition, fees, books and room and board, as well as […]

Santa Rosa Teachers of the Year announced

Santa Rosa Education Foundation is pleased to announce the 34 nominees for Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year. Nominees were selected by their peers at schools throughout the district. The Santa Rosa Teacher of the Year will be announced on Jan. 27, 2021. Julian Glover,Avalon Middle;Brittany Buchanan,BagdadElementary;Jennifer Hoggatt,BerryhillElementary;Kendall Crow,Central;Penny Bott,ChumucklaElementary;Amanda Failing,D.A. Dillon Center;Brooke Neal,S.S. DixonIntermediate;Falen Haddy,S.S. Dixon Primary;Chafan Marsh,East MiltonElementary; […]

Madam President

Gulf Breeze High alum Gracie Snider was recently elected Presidents of the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority at Mississippi State University. She is the daughter of Doug and Jenny Snider.

GBMS Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to GBMS teacher of the year, Shelley Bielenda Principal Michael Brandon congratulates Mrs. Bielenda with a flower arrangement. She teaches sixth- and seventh-grade math.

GBE fall fundraiser is underway

The Gulf Breeze Elementary PTA is FALLing For Our Students! The two-week online auction aims to raise money for a playground shade for the school. This shade gives relief from the sun to students and teachers during recess and PE, and it provides a cool place for classes to be held outside. As we all know, it is especially important […]

A caring donation

A representative of Covenant Care in Pensacola pushes a trolley with boxes of masks the organization donated for all GBHS staff and students.


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