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Blog posts August 2016

Frost Elementary Fall Festival Volunteer Opportunity

Frost Elementary School is in need of volunteers to help with their annual Fall Festival.  The festival will be held on Saturday, October 1st from 4:30-7:30.  Volunteers are needed to help set up, run booths, and clean up.  Set up begins at 3:30 and clean up ends at 8:00.  Students interested in vol…

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Boston University Info Session

Boston University will be hosting an information session on Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 6:30 pm at Berkeley Preparatory School, located at 4811 Kelly Road, Tampa Fl, 33615.  Juniors and seniors and their families are invited to learn more about Boston University.  Interested students should reg…

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University of Pennsylvania Info Session

The University of Pennsylvania will host an information session with admissions representatives and recent graduates on Thursday, September 8th, 2016 at 7:00 pm at Lake Highland Preparatory School, located at 901 Highland Avenue, Orlando, Fl, 32803.  Interested students in grades 9-12 are encouraged…

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MIT Information Session

Massachusetts Institute of Technology will be presenting an information session on Sunday, September 11th, 2016 at 2:00 PM at Berkeley Preparatory School's Lykes Center for the Arts.  Berkeley Preparatory School is located at 4811 Kelly Road, Tampa, FL, 33615.  Admissions officers will give a presen…

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American Diabetes Association Step Out Walk

The American Diabetes Association is recruiting volunteers for their upcoming Step Out Walk event to be held on Saturday, October 15th at Amalie Arena. The volunteer application can be found here.

Volunteer applications can be submitted via fax to Jalyssa Elleby, Volunteer Coordinator, at 813-28…

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Academy Day August 27th, 2016

The Office of Congressman David Jolly will host Academy Day on Saturday, August 27th, 2016 at 1:00 at the Seminole Campus of St. Petersburg College, located at 9210 113th St, Seminole, FL, 33772.

Representatives from the following schools will be in attendance:

US Military Academy

US Air…

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Tampa Bay TechHire Job Training Program

Tampa Bay TechHire program will provide free accelerated training and paid work experience opportunities to over 1,000 young adults in high-growth industries.  To be eligible, you must be between the ages of 17 and 29, be unemployed or underemployed, and meet additional criteria.  To get started, co…

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Academy Day September 24th, 2016

The Office of Congressman Dennis Ross will host Academy Day on Saturday, September 24th, 2016 at 10:00 am at Hillsborough Community College.  The event will be held at the Trinkle Center, room 119-121 (1206 N Park Rd, Plant City, Fl, 33563).

Representatives from the following schools will be in at…

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UpNext Messaging Tool

The Reach Higher Initiative has released a new mobile messaging tool called UpNext.  Students and parents can sign up for free by texting "COLLEGE" to 44044.   UpNext will provide information and reminders about college searches, applications, and financial aid.  Visit fo…

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ASVAB at Bloomingdale 10/5/16

The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) will be given at Bloomingdale high school on Wednesday, October 5th, at 7:30 in the Auditorium.  Interested students can sign up in the guidance office.  Taking the ASVAB does not commit you to joining the military and the results can be used to…

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UF Application Information

Beginning with the 2016-2017 application cycle, the University of Florida will be using the Coalition Application for freshman applicants.  UF has published a helpful handout reviewing the steps to complete the Coalition Application.  You can read more about the Coalition Application here.  UF ap…

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Important Dual Enrollment Information

Attention dual enrollment students, dual enrollment classes start today, August 11th.  Be advised that the last day to sign up for dual enrollment classes is next Friday, August 19th.


Washington University in St. Louis

Admissions Information Session

Interested students and their families are invited to attend an information session about Washington University.  The info session will be held on Sunday, August 28th, 2016 from 7:00-8:00 pm at the St. Petersburg Marriott Clearwater, located at 12600 Roosevelt Boule…

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