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Caution: RENOVATIONS

Caution: RENOVATIONS

January 6, 2011

Exam Week Schedule

Kevin Sardja, Webmaster

January 6, 2011

Filed under News

Monday, Jan. 10 12:55-2:55: 8th Period Tuesday, Jan. 11 7:30-9:30: 1st Period 9:35-11:35: 2nd Period Wednesday, Jan. 12 7:30-9:30: 5th Period Thursday, Jan. 13 7:30-9:30: 3rd Period 9:35-11:35: 4th Period Frida...

School Grading System Changes

Kevin Sardja, Webmaster

October 8, 2010

Filed under News

The Hillsborough County School District has altered the way they rate schools, attempting to ease pressure on students’ FCAT score. Due to this change, school’s current grades will not be available until November. According...

School Calendar Changes Again

Katie Hoskinson, News Editor

September 10, 2010

Filed under News, Top Stories

A day was also taken off the school calendar. Schools are required to have a minimum of 180 days each school year, but due to planning for hurricane days, there was always a surplus number. This year the School Board has decided to ...

Preventable Fights Plague Halls

Midge Lee, Features Editor

June 26, 2010

Filed under News, Top Stories

In March, a student was walking to class to seventh period when another student jumped him. He was pushed to the floor, punched repeatedly in the face, then subsequently grabbed by the head and banged into the floor until he nearly...

Good Friday Returns to Non-student Day

Kelli Eichorn, Sports Editor

June 25, 2010

Filed under News

The school board for Hillsborough County has decided that Good Friday should be changed to a nonstudent day starting the 2010-2011 school year. About 200 students showed up for school on Good Friday, or 22 percent of the student...

FCAT to be Replaced by Final Exams

Catherine Bacon, Centerspread Editor

June 25, 2010

Filed under News

The state of Florida recently passed legislation that implements a new type of statewide test: end of course exams. The end of course exams will test students on the knowledge and problem-solving abilities corresponding to certain...

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