FHSAA 2015 Officials Summer Conference is June 12-13, held in conjuction with the CFOA. Deadline to register is May 26.

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April Executive Board Meeting Minutes have been posted.

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Hall of Fame Banquet & Mike Goodspeed Family & Friends Weekend Update!

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VOLLEYBALL: Classroom and court training session information announcement.

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Save The Date – July 10, 11 and 12 – FHSAA Basketball Clinic

We have coordinated with FHSAA to expand the number of officials that can attend the FHSAA Clinic.

The Clinic will be held from July 10 – July 12, 2015

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2014-15 Officials Calendar at a Glance

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Training videos will be coming soon.
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Central Florida Officials Association Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame Banquet
Fri., Aug. 7, 2015

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Central Florida Officials Association

Who We Are

The Central Florida Officials Association was formed in 1947 to provide officials for interscholastic sport programs of Central Florida. There are nearly 300 officials in the CFOA that are certified by the Florida High School Athletics Association (FHSAA) and scheduled for games at various schools throughout Central Florida. The CFOA services schools located in the Orlando metropolitan area and within a geographic area surrounded by Volusia, Osceola, Seminole and Lake counties. Read more --»

How to Join

If you are a new official or transferring to the area, please fill out the Recruitment Form and a member of the CFOA will contact you. Once we have your information, we will give you details on how to register with the CFOA, FHSAA, and any pertinent dates for upcoming seasons. There are several steps to becoming a high school sports official with the CFOA and FHSAA. Read more --»

Returning CFOA Officials

If you are a veteran official, please update your FHSAA membership and verify your information with CFOA. See details --»


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Dick Pace

Dick Pace

Dick Pace is in ICU at Florida Hospital on Rollins.




with deepest sympathy

Joan Staneff

Joan Staneff wife of the late Stan Staneff passed away last week after a brief illness. Her Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 30th at 11am at Broadway Methodist Church on Amelia Ave. in Orlando.


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All Sports - Eight Ways to Ruin Your Reputation

As an official all you have is your reputation. Screw it up and say goodbye to assignments and your career. Here are eight sure-fire ways to ruin what you worked so hard for.

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Eight ways to ruin your reputation


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