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ATTN Student Athletes! NCAA: Navigating Initial Eligibility During COVID-19!

Did you miss the NCAA Eligibility Center webinar in October? Join the EC for a repeat webinar
on Saturday, November 7 at 2 p.m. Eastern to learn about initial-eligibility requirements you
must meet and how COVID-19 impacts those requirements.

Register ASAP @ the link below:


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ATTN SENIORS...Complete your FAFSA ASAP!!!

Complete the FAFSA by January 1st to be entered into a raffle to win a yearbook, a prom ticket, or a food card!!!

Directions Below:


This is the site we went to create your FSA ID:

Then, show one of your parents how to create their FSA ID there (u…

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Receiving Credit for Virtual American Heart Association Heart Challenge & CPR Event on 10/13!

How to receive credit for Virtual American Heart Association - Heart Challenge & CPR Event

1.    Go to the “Start Fishing” section of your dashboard on Profferfish.

2.    Select the button “Submit Signatures & Reflections to My Counselor for Approval”.

3.    Select the American…

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ATTN Seniors! UF App Extended to 11/16!

If you are applying to UF and you haven't finished, hopefully having this extra time lessens the pressure a bit.  :)

ASVAB on Dec. 1st Sign ups!

10th-12th graders….ASVAB will be on December 1st!  It is not just for people looking to join the service.  It is one of the best interest inventories….it matches your interests and abilities to help you find the best careers for you.  A rep will be out when results are in, to help you interpret your…

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Reminder...HCC Rep tomorrow, 10/15, in Guidance, during all 3 lunches!

If you have any questions about HCC or need help with the HCC Application, sign up to see her ASAP!

Sign up for your individual meeting on the HCC Rep Meeting Request Form. 

That form can be found RIGHT HERE under form requests.

Read more apps instructions INFO!!!

I just wanted to REMIND you all that the Senior Night Presentation is posted here under presentations.  It has lots of pertinent info for Seniors as well as how to apply to colleges.  If you haven't already, you should check that out ASAP!  :)


As a recap for college apps:

-Go to their…

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Preparing Students for Life Series - HBCU Edition


Hillsborough County Public School's Preparing Students for Life Series begins this month with their HBCU Edition.  This event will feature virtual college tours throughout the month of October, as well as an informational session on financial aid, the PSAT, SAT, and ACT.  Interested studen…

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SAT/ACT Waivers

REMINDER for Juniors & Seniors...if you are on free/reduced lunch, you qualify for 2 SAT waivers and 2 ACT waivers through out high school.

If you need/want to take SAT or ACT to meet a concordant score for a graduation requirement or for college entrance, send Mrs. Edgeman a CANVAS MESSAGE and s…

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HCC Rep in Guidance (virtually: ZOOM) next Thursday, 10/15, during ALL 3 lunches!

If you have any questions about HCC or need help with the HCC Application, sign up to see her ASAP!

Sign up for your individual meeting on the HCC Meeting Request Link. 

That link can be found in the Guidance module in the Bloomingdale High school Resources Canvas course or on bloomingdalegui…

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Virtual Community Service Opportunity!

Earn certification in "Hands-Only" CPR and other online Heart Healthy activities.

Students will download the American Heart Challenge app or sign up on the American Heart Challenge website, attend the American Heart Challenge kickoff on Zoom Tuesday, October 13 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm, and then reco…

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November SAT registration deadline is TODAY, 10/7/20!

If you plan on taking that test, sign up ASAP @

Community Service Opportunity!

Tampa Dynamo Soccer League

Volunteer Coaches Needed

Practices begin 10/12 (one night a week: will either be Mon, Tues, or Wed.)


Games start 10/24....will range from 9am start to 1pm finish (games will be at least an hour)


Contact ASAP if interested:

Keith Loewenstein

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Virtual Academy Day 2020


U.S. Representative Kathy Castor will present the Virtual Academy Day on Saturday, October 10th, 2020 beginning at 9:30 am.  This virtual information session is designed for students and parents of students who are interested in applying to a Service Academy.  Attendees will learn about the con…

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Pasos Al Futuro Virtual Events

Pasos al Futuro will be presented online through a series of presentations streamed through Youtube.  Students and parents can access the Spanish language presentations at

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Congratulations to our National Merit Semifinalists!

-Jude Delikat

-Trey Hydock

-Joseph Neidig

It's amazing to have 1, let alone 3...what a stellar senior class!

October SAT!

October ACT registration deadline is this Thursday, 9/17/20!

If you plan on taking that test, sign up ASAP @

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Florida Public Universities!

Check out the Florida Public Universities page under the Guidance Resources module, in your Bloomingdale high school Resources Canvas class!  

You will find Rep contact info, virtual visit scheduler links, & Deadlines for all 12 Florida Public Universities!


Congratulations to last years senior National Merit Winners!

Ryan Harding was a National Merit Scholar receiving the Benacquisto scholarship from UCF!

Jordan Chastain was a National Merit Finalist!

HCC Rep Tomorrow!

HCC Rep will be here during all 3 lunches TOMORROW!

Students (any grade)...if you are interested in learning more about HCC or have any questions about HCC (programs, degrees, financial aid, applying, etc...), you should answer this google form asap (by 3rd period tomorrow).  If you are a brick a…

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