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2018 Medallion of Excellence Award

The 2018 Medallion of Excellence Award event will celebrate the achievement of up to 40 Volusia and Flagler high school seniors, in schools with more than 25 students in the graduating class. Applicants must be high-functioning students who maintain at least a 3.5 (weighted) academic GPA and who also excel in extracurricular and community activities in areas including (but not limited to) the arts, music, sports, volunteerism/community service and leadership.

Apply for a Medallion of Excellence

Qualified applicants may access the 2018 Application electronically until January 8, 2018 by visiting, click on Medallion logo, click on Medallion Application (top right of Page).

Invitations & Ticket Information

The News-Journal will notify principals of the judges' selections the week of February 19, 2018.  Student winners will receive formal notification from The News-Journal the week of February 25, 2018.  Student Medallion winners plus one guest will be invited to attend the Medallion Awards Banquet, which will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at Daytona International Speedway/Daytona 500 Club, 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL.

Additional tickets are available for purchase at click Medallions, Logo, Purchase Tickets.

School Photos

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Daily In-School Announcements (Cuda Bites)

Keep up with what's going on in school everyday - Cuda Bites are daily announcments made each day during 1st period and then posted to the Cuda Bite page -

Upcoming Calendar Events

The school will be closed for the Holiday Break from beginning Friday, December 21, 2017.

The school will re-open on Monday, January 8, 2018.

Happy Holidays!

Southeast Volusia Literacy Night

                       In collaboration with EVERY school in the area, you and your families are invited to attend our first annual Southeast Volusia Literacy Night. Attendees will be able to participate in FREE games and activities (including an escape room, photo booth, life-size scrabble, cornhole, beachball volleyball, face painting, and touch tank), as well as support our organizations by purchasing dinner from the concessions (including Chick-fil-a sandwiches, Kona Ice, and pizza). Students wishing to participate in the Book Swap will need to bring in their gently-used, school-appropriate books to the Cuda Zone any time between now and January 23rd. There is no limit to the number of books you and your families can swap. Please see your English teacher for more information. Questions can be answered by Mrs. Casey in the Cuda Zone.