President Obama had a great time at Tinker Elementary School. First grade students were fascinated by the President's closely cropped hair.
Students around the district honored the victims, survivors, and first responders of the 9/11 tragedy on Patriot Day.
Bloomingdale High School's Social Media class produced Public Service Announcements about Social Media and Digital Citizenship with the theme "If you wouldn't do it in real life, don't do it online". View the videos on the HCPS YouTube Channel.
Hillsborough County Public Schools Student Nutrition is the first school district to partner with the ACF to develop a program to guide nutrition managers and production coordinators through the certification process.
Schools hosted several events in honor of Grandparents Day and the important role they play in the success of students.

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Upcoming Events

Sep 22, 2014
Early Release Day - students released 1 hour early
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Sep 27, 2014
HCPS Spirit Night-Tampa Bay Rowdies vs Ft. Lauderdale Strikers

Sep 29, 2014
Early Release Day - students released 1 hour early
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Sep 30, 2014
Board Meeting

Oct 6, 2014
Early Release Day - students released 1 hour early
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Step Up and Make Enormous Strides for Education



The Hillsborough Education Foundation is hosting their 3rd Annual Strides for Education 5K to raise scholarship funds for Hillsborough County Public School students. 

This year the event features live entertainment, food trucks, sponsor giveaways, and a certified 5K run at the new Water Works Park!

Click here to register, form a team, and help raise funds for scholarships today.

mySPOT... The One Spot for Parents

mySPOT Parent RegistrationmySPOT, the Student Parent Online Toolkit, provides HCPS parents quick access to key district resources and links.  mySPOT connects parents to a single "Hub" of information that supports a child's academic achievement and social growth--enabling parents to easily navigate through what's important when it comes to the progress of their own child.

mySPOT... The One Spot for Parents, automatically places important resources for each child, front and center!  For more information on how to register your mySPOT account, click the "more info" link below.

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Connect 2 Compete


Connect 2 Compete, a partnership between Hillsborough County Public Schools and Bright House Networks, connects students to the world of digital learning.

Qualifying HCPS families can receive high-speed residential internet connectivity at a rate of only $9.95 per month. If your student qualifies for free or reduced lunch and you are not currently a Bright House customer, contact Bright House Networks at 1-855-877-4909 with offer code HCC2C.  

Enrollment for Connect2Compete is open August 15, 2014 – November 15, 2014.  Income restrictions apply. 

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Proposed Policy - Derivative Debt Management - Policy 6146

The Divisions of Administration and Business are seeking approval of the proposed new policy titled,"Derivative Debt Management Policy,#6146." The proposed form of the policy may be viewed and inspected by clicking the More Info link below. A hard copy is also available in the Hillsborough County Public Schools' Communication Office located at 901 E. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa.

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Free and Reduced-Price Meals

Hillsborough County Student Nutrition Services offers a variety of healthy meal choices for breakfast and lunch to all students through the National School Lunch and Breakfast program. This program also allows us to offer free meal benefits to students that qualify through an application process.

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MS Office for Students

HCPS is proud to announce that K-12 students are able to download up to 5 copies of Microsoft Office (MAC or PC versions) to their personal devices for FREE!  Some restrictions do apply.

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