A Children’s Kastle Early Learning Center Encourages Meal Time Conversation

By Brenda Giles Spending time in conversation during meal time promotes a great learning foundation for early literacy. “Teachers partnering with parents prove to be a...

Chalklines:High School Graduations, End-of-Season Accomplishments Take Center Stage

By Tamas Mondovics Hillsborough County’s Top Students Recognized during 2017 Graduation Ceremonies Ending the 2016-2017 school year, thousands of students representing 28 high schools throughout Hillsborough...

Get The Dirt With Florida Yard Expert

By Lynn Barber, Hillsborough County Extension The Community Water Wise Awards are sponsored by Tampa Bay Water and recognizes individuals and businesses committed to conserving...

November: Get the Dirt

By Lynn Barber Either you love or hate “to do” lists. For those of you that love lists, here’s my list of fall “to...

Ina’s Mermaid School Offers Lessons For Students Ages 6 And Up

By Nur Suleiman Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a mermaid? At Ina's Mermaid School, you will have the chance...

New Teacher Orientation, Open House Dates & More For Upcoming School...

By Tamas Mondovics District Hosts New Teacher Orientation Nearly 1,200 newly-hired teachers were welcomed by School Board members, the Superintendent, and district staff as part of the district’s...

HCSO Promotes Project ChildSafe For Firearm Owners

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office has recently joined forces with Project ChildSafe, a nationwide nonprofit organization promoting firearms safety and education handling and storage practices...

HCSO Launches “Got Brakes?” Campaign as 1,100 School Buses Take to...

By Tamas Mondovics The bittersweet start of the school year means increased rush-hour traffic, joined by the 1,100 buses on area roads transporting more than...

Newsome High’s Noah Schaller to Attend Heidelberg University

By Tamas Mondovics Newsome High School, senior Noah Schaller, has committed last month to attend Heidelberg University located in Tiffin, Ohio, and will play football...

Students Ask For Help With Disability Ball

A group of students at Bloomingdale High School is looking for help putting together a special night for some special teenagers. The school’s JROTC...