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Blog posts September 2015

FGCU/USF-Sarasota Field Trip

Bloomingdale High School will be visiting the campuses of USF-Sarasota and FGCU on November 17, 2015.  Students will miss a full day of school, and need to complete an application.  Students can pick up an application in the Guidance lobby.  All forms MUST be returned by October 20th.  Please contac…

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2015 Student Needs Assessment

Please help the school counseling department by taking our 2015 student needs assessment survey.  Students can access the survey by clicking on the link in the header.  All of the responses are confidential.  The results will be used to help the department best serve our students!

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College Fair October 1st-Brandon High School

College Nights Sept. 29th and October 1st

The Hillsborough County School District is sponsoring College Nights at Plant High School on Sept. 29th and at Brandon High  School on October 1st.  Below is a list of school that will be in attendance at Plant.  Check back for a list for Brandon High School.

List of Colleges Attending


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Right Fit Foundation Scholarship

The scholarship will be a one time (non-renewable) award of $2,500 and there will be one winner per year. The foundation also awards $500 to multiple finalists (number varies per year). A student must ultimately be admitted to and attend an accredited four year college or university, because the fun…

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Discover Sewanee Program

Discover Sewanee, Nov. 8-9, is a program designed for high school seniors to help them discover the diversity of people and experiences that Sewanee has to offer. During this two-day program, students will attend classes, meet current students, engage with faculty members, and get a first-hand look …

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Bay News 9 Project Weather Scholarship


Established in August of 2008, the Project Weather Scholarship will be awarded once each year to seven high school seniors who excel in science. Checks will be presented by a Bay News 9 meteorologist at the Bay News 9 studios. The scholarship is granted as a part of Bay News 9’s …

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In State Tuition Available at Georgia Southwestern State University!

Georgia Southwestern State University is waiving out of state fees for residents of Alabama, Florida, and South Carolina.  Please visit for additonal details.

Community Service Opportunity

 Volunteers are needed for the two weeks of the Hillsborough county fair.  We are located off Hwy 60 and Sydney Washer Road between Valrico and Plant City in Dover, FL.
Students come out to the fair and work to earn volunteer hours.   The high school students that volunteer would be there to …

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Strides for Education 5K Fundraiser

It is that time of year again for the Strides for Education 5K!  This is an amazing opportunity to earn community service hours while raising funds for Bloomingdale High School scholarships.  Bloomingdale High School has raised the most money the past three years allowing us to award $36,000 to grad…

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Community Service Opportunity

Progress Village Tutoring Center is currently looking for after school tutors.  The center currently serves elementary students from kindergarten through 5th grade. Tutoring occurs every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00pm until 7:00 pm.   Interested students should contact The contact is the Center…

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Community Service Opportunity-BHA Fall Fest

Date: Oct 24, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Event time is 10 to 2.
Where: BL Golfers Club, Valrico, 33596
Our community's Fall festival is quickly approaching. Here is an opportunity for you to earn up to 8 hours of community service towards your Bright Futures requirements, while having …

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College Essay Assistance

Starting October 1st, the national English Honor Society will proof-read student's college application essays.  Students can drop their essays off in Guidance to Ms. Bass, and the NEHS members will pick them up every other week to review on Mondays.  Students can expect a 48 hour turn around from th…

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Academy Day-October 10, 2015

Community Service Opportunity

Community Service Opportunity

UCF/Valenica Field Trip-December 1st

We are pleased to announce that we will be visiting the UCF and Valencia College campuses on December 1st.  Students can obtain an application to attend from Mrs. Usher in Guidance.  There are a limited number of spaces available to students.  Students will be responsible for making up any work and …

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ASVAB-October 13, 2015

The ASVAB will be administered at Bloomingdale on October 13th at 8 AM in the auditorium. Please sign up by clicking on the "College Visit Sign Up" tab above.  Scroll down to ASVAB 2015, and register for a ticket.  Please print out your ticket as a pass to attend.  

Wendy's High School Heisman Program


Eligibility begins with maintaining a GPA of 3.0 (B average) or better. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models within their …

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