District Adoptions

Instructional Materials Adoption Selections Recommended for Implementation in 2018-2019:


Title and Publisher

  Elementary Collection, K-5 Science

  Elevate Science, Pearson

  M/J US History, Grade 8

  History Alive!, TCI

  Anatomy and Physiology

  Hole’s Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, McGraw-Hill


  Miller and Levine Biology, Pearson Prentice Hall


  Modern Chemistry, HMH

  Earth & Space Science

  Florida Earth Science, McGraw-Hill

  Environmental Science

  Sustaining Your World, Cengage/National Geographic

  Marine Science

  Marine Science, McGraw-Hill


  Physics Principles and Problems, McGraw-Hill

  Physical Science

  Florida Physical Science, McGraw-Hill

Please click here for digital access to the instructional materials recommended for district adoption:  Publisher Online Material List

A parent or resident may file a petition on form #479 Objection to Instructional and/or Media Material within 30 calendar days after the Board’s adoption of specific instructional materials.

Please mail completed form to:

Maureen Scanlan
Educational Support Center
400 East Lake Mary Boulevard
Sanford, FL 32773


Scan and email completed form to: scanlamz@scps.k12.fl.us

The petition must be signed by the parent or resident, include the required contact information, and state the objection to the instructional materials based on the criteria set forth in F.S. 1006.31(2) or 1006.40(3)(d).

SCPS Instructional Materials Preview Night

The preview night is an opportunity for parents and community members to examine all of the instructional materials (major tool and ancillary) that are being considered for adoption. The adoption committee examines the student and teacher texts (print and digital).

Click the link to view the flyer for the SCPS Textbook Preview Night:  Preview Night Flyer

For questions, please contact:

Maureen I. Scanlan, Coordinator of Instruction Projects
E-mail: scanlamz@scps.k12.fl.us
Office: 407-320-0161