Students from Brandon EPIC were given an opportunity to visit the University of South Florida St. Petersburg campus. These students who never thought that college was a possibility were given the opportunity to sit in on a live college class and participate. Those dreams of attending college are now a reality.Read More
Students at Pierce Middle School are rushing to join a new organization inspired by college fraternities and sororities and aimed at building a multi-year family of students that stretches to high school and beyond. More than 40 Archers comprise the charter class of the Alpha Phi Mu, a leadership club sponsored by science teacher Adisleydi Alonso.
Regular after-school activities have replaced watching TV, playing on phones and other activities. Instead, students are learning life skills, building self-esteem and creating community at the west Hillsborough County school.Read More