***Per FL DOE directive, all MCPS schools are closed March 16-April 15.

    All EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES during this same time period are cancelled. *** 


    MCPS announces "hybrid" work schedule starting March 30. Click here for more details


    "GRAB & GO" free meal service - click this link for delivery sites and approximate times.  To suggest additional service sites, call 352.671.7050 (7AM-4PM, M-F; wait time could be lengthy).  


    SUPPLEMENTAL STUDENT LEARNING RESOURCES are available while classes are suspended. 


     MCPS actively works daily with the Florida Department of Health, the Florida Department of Education, and Marion County Emergency Management to remain current on COVID-19 / Coronavirus details.  The most accurate updates are available at www.FloridaHealth.gov and www.CDC.gov.


    FLDOH Marion County Coronavirus Hotline: 352.644.2590


    Our primary goals are to keep our schools safe, stop the spread,  and educate our community.  For more information regarding our COVID-19 / Coronavirus actions, click here.


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Welcome to Eighth Street Elementary School!

  • At Eighth Street Elementary our mission is to provide a
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Important Information

  • Student Day -- 8:15AM - 2:35PM
    First Bell -- 8:05AM
    Tardy (Late) Bell -- 8:15AM
    Breakfast Served -- 7:45AM - 8:10AM
    Teacher Day -- 7:45AM - 3:30 PM
    Early Release Dismissal -- 12:30 PM
    School Office Hours -- 7:30 AM - 3:30PM
    Breakfast & Lunch: Free for all children

    Phone Numbers:

    • Main Office (352) 671-7125
    • Fax (352) 671-7126

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