Studer Community Institute

SCI Pensacola Metro Dashboard

Pensacola Metro Dashboard

The Studer Community Institute has created a dashboard of 16 metrics to provide an at-a-glance look at the area’s growth, educational attainment, economic prospects, safety and civic life.

Building a Better Reader

Pensacola Education Report 2015

Read all three parts of the Studer Community Institute’s most recent report, which focuses on the challenges and bright spots in education. Part 1 / Part 2 / Part 3

Training Workshop

Hiring Talent: Increasing the Effectiveness of Employee Selection

The Studer Community Institute recently hosted a free half-day workshop to help organizations better understand the cost of turnover and get tools and tactics to hire well. Learn more

Education

Scholarships for teachers part of state budget

Scholarships for teachers part of state budget

The state budget heading to a vote Friday includes $44 million that would be used to award "scholarships" of as much as $10,000 to teachers based on their SAT or ACT scores. Read full story

Community

United Way celebrates donors, community impact

United Way celebrates donors, community impact

In all, United Way gave $1,692,593 to 30 agencies that are working to improve the health, education and financial stability outcomes of Escambia County residents. Read full story

Government

ECUA proposes rate increase

ECUA proposes rate increase

ECUA customers could see a rate increase, as flood cleanup, Rolling Hills closure, cost of setting up recycling in Montgomery depleted reserves. Read full story

Economy

Century Business Challenge announces winners

Century Business Challenge announces winners

Century Business Challenge announces two winners — East Hill Academy and Abundant Life Children of Hope day care — that will share the $25,000 prize money. Read full story

Culture

Local author uses fiction to share Pensacola history

Local author uses fiction to share Pensacola history

Pensacola historian and author shares a fictional account of slavery to freedom from Charleston to Pensacola. The book's unveiling will be on Saturday, June 20, at E.S. Cobb Community Center. Read full story

Health

West Florida Hospital’s mobile mammography unit on the road

West Florida Hospital’s mobile mammography unit on the road

West Florida Hospital’s Mobile Mammography Unit will be at the following locations during the week of June 29 to offer convenient, high-quality mammography services for women age 35 and over. Read full story

Environment

Try a green summer camp at Roy Hyatt Center

Try a green summer camp at Roy Hyatt Center

Escambia County is hosting an environmental summer camp at the Roy Hyatt Center July 20-24 for first- through fifth-graders. Read full story

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