One very lucky young man, Joshua Quiggle, a recent Newsome High School graduate is the lucky winner of a brand new Toyota Yaris, provided by Toyota of Tampa Bay, as a reward for 13 years of perfect attendance. Quiggle missed the surprise because he is currently at Air Force basic training.Read More
The Hillsborough Classroom Teachers Association (HCTA) and Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS) announce they have reached a tentative agreement for the upcoming 2018-19 school year. Under the tentative agreement, teachers will realize pay raises, a reduction in child care costs, and other benefits.
It is important to note this tentative agreement was reached at the negotiating table and must now be voted on by the Hillsborough County School Board and ratified by the members of the HCTA union.Read More
More than 80 students of the Jefferson Adult and Community School Citizenship program have studied hard and successfully taken their U.S. citizenship test this year. They celebrated with food, fellowship, fun and flags!Read More
Students from Knights Elementary School filled up 40 bags for the homeless in our community and donated to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, in an effort to support the Helping the Homeless project.Read More
Hillsborough County Public Schools, in conjunction with the Council for Educational Change (CEC), recently conducted a three-part Health Career Awareness Leadership Forum for 12 high schools.Read More