I am excited and honored to serve as the Principal of Weatherbee Elementary School, the best school in St. Lucie County! Go Mariners! At Weatherbee Elementary School, we provide the highest quality instruction in a safe and secure environment. The teachers and staff are committed to ensuring every child succeeds academically, behaviorally, and socially.

Weatherbee has received many awards over the past several years which include being a Florida Department of Education Five Star School, Golden School, and University of South Florida Positive Behavior Support Model School. We continue to strive for excellence and believe that every child is capable of success.

I welcome all parents, guardians and community members to join us in this great journey of educating and guiding our world’s future leaders!

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” – Anthony D’Angelo



Weatherbee Elementary School
800 East Weatherbee Road
Fort Pierce, Florida 34982

Phone: (772) 468-5300
Fax: (772) 467-4033

School Hours: 8:45 am – 3:15 pm
Early Release: 8:45 am – 1:15 pm

The cafeteria opens for breakfast at 8:05 a.m.

Please make every effort to have your children at school on time to allow them to eat breakfast and get to their classroom before the late bell at 8:45 A.M.

Principal: Dr. Kelly Nigro


Parents and Guardians, SLPS will be returning to traditional school beginning on August 10th, 2020. Please review the video describing the options for parents and students.   https://www.stlucie.k12.fl.us/school-options/ If you would like one of the two virtual options, please complete this commitment form on-line http://survey.stlucie.k12.fl.us/TakeSurvey.aspx…# or by phone by July 15th. You must fill out one…


A Notice To Weatherbee Visitors

In order to better protect our students, visitors, and staff, all visitors will be required to show a valid government-issued ID. Simply present your government issued I.D. to one of our office staff and they will run it through the Raptor System.  If you have any questions, please contact the school.