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5th Grade-Choice and Magnet Application period begins November 1, 2017 and ends December 12, 2017

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Choice and Magnet info
Choice Information Line -~~(813) 272-4692
The Choice Information Line has staff to assist you during the hours of 8:00 - 4:45 PM.




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Important Information
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Hillsborough Choice Options allows families the flexibility to choose schools throughout the district with space available. However, transportation is~not~provided to schools outside of one's area.

Hillsborough Choice Options allows famlies the flexibility to choose schools throughout the district.~Tinker Elementary School,~Rampello K-8 Magnet School~and~Roland Park K-8 Magnet School~have specified guidelines for enrollment. Please contact the Choice Information Line at 813-272-4692 for more  information.
Each school in our district must comply with the Class Size Reduction Amendment.

Burnett             Grades    6 – 8                      1010 North Kingsway Road       Seffner,
                         FL 33584(813) 744-6745

Jennings            Grades    6 - 8                      8799 Williams Rd.( new mail address:9325Governor's
                             Run Drive) Seffner, FL 33584(813) 740-4575

Mann                  Grades     6 – 8                   409 East Jersey Avenue Brandon, FL 33510
                            (813) 744-8400

McLane               Grades     6 – 8                 306 North Knights Avenue Brandon, FL
                              33510    (813) 744-8100

Van Buren           Grades    6 – 8                  8715 North. 22nd Street  Tampa, FL 33604
                              (813) 975-7652

Williams               Grades     6 – 8                  5020 North 47th Street  Tampa, FL 33610
                           (813) 744-8600

MAGNET SCHOOLS
Environmental Studies
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Dowdell
1208 Wishing Well Way
Tampa, FL 33619
~(813) 744-8322
  • Partnership with The Florida Aquarium
  • Outdoor Learning Centers
  • Unique Environmental Studies electives
  • Hands-on exploration activities
  • Salt marsh grass nursery & land lab
  • Hydroponics & Aquaponics labs
Girls Preparatory Academy (GPA)
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Ferrell
4302 24th St.
Tampa, FL 33610
~(813) 276-5608
  • College preparatory learning environment
  • After School Enrichment Academies
  • Service Learning Projects
  • Rigorous Academics
  • iPads for each student
  • Golf Academy
  • Mandatory Uniforms
Boys Preparatory Academy (BPA)
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Franklin
3915 21st Ave.
Tampa, FL 33605
~(813) 744-8108
  • College preparatory learning environment
  • After School Enrichment Academies
  • Service Learning Projects
  • Rigorous Academics
  • iPads for each student
  • Golf Academy
  • Mandatory Uniforms
Visual, Performing and Communication Arts
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Orange Grove
3415 16th St.
Tampa, FL 33605
~(813) 276-5717
  • Partnership with Patel Conservatory
  • ABT ® Affiliated Certified Dance Program
  • Arts Schools Network National Award
  • Award-winning vocal & instrumental programs
  • MAC Tech Lab for Music, Art & Tech classes
  • Designated Florida Arts Model School
Visual, Performing and Communication Arts
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Progress Village
8113 Zinnia Dr.~
Tampa, FL 33619
~(813) 671-5110
  • Partnership with Patel Conservatory
  • Annual Broadway Musical Production
  • Technical Theatre Productions and Stagecraft
  • ABT ® Affiliated Certified Dance Program Through Level 7
  • Award-winning 2D/3D Visual Art, Band, Chorus, Orchestra, & Piano
Cultural Arts and Humanities
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Rampello K-8
802 E. Washington St.~
Tampa, FL 33602
~(813) 233-2333
  • Downtown Partnership in Education
  • Located in the heart of downtown Tampa
  • Walking tours of downtown attractions
  • Unique museum themes at each grade level
  • Curriculum rich in Cultural Arts & Humanities
International Baccalaureate
Middle Years Programme
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Roland Park K-8
1510 N. Manhattan Ave.
Tampa, FL 33607
~(813) 872-5212
  • Global Awareness curriculum
  • Rigorous academic program
  • World Languages
  • Junior Great Books
  • Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
  • Service Learning Opportunities
~Find your IB School:~Click Here

Medical Studies and Explorations
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Sligh
2011 E. Sligh Ave.
Tampa, FL 33610
~(813) 276-5596
  • View medical facilities and procedures at USF, TGH, and Florida Hospital Tampa
  • Learn patient care, CPR, anatomy, physiology and nutrition
  • Medical lab, synergistic lab and exercise room
  • Experience the medical profession through guest speakers, field trips, and medical technology
Science / Technology / Engineering / Math
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Stewart
1125 Spruce St.
Tampa, FL 33607
~(813) 276-5691
  • NASA Explorer School
  • Project Lead The Way Engineering
  • Civil Air Patrol and Build A Plane Project
  • VEX and LEGO EV3 Robotics
  • Electives: Aerospace, Engineering, Robotics and Video Game Design
  • WeatherSTEM station
International Baccalaureate~
Middle Years Programme
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Walker **
8282 N. Mobley Rd.
Odessa, FL 33556
~(813) 631-4726
  • Service Learning opportunities
  • Global Awareness curriculum
  • Rigorous academic program
  • World Languages
  • Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
  • Award winning music program
~Find your IB School:~Click Here
** Transportation area - The elementary school to which the student’s application is directed is based on the student's residential address.

International Baccalaureate
Middle Years Programme
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Williams **
5020 N. 47th St.
Tampa, FL 33610
~(813) 744-8600
  • Model United Nations (MUN)
  • Service Learning opportunities
  • Global Awareness curriculum
  • Rigorous academic program
  • World Languages
  • Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
  • Lego Robotics
~Find your IB School:~Click Here
** Transportation area - The elementary school to which the student’s application is directed is based on the student's residential address.

Creative Science Centre
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Young
1807 E. Dr. MLK Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33610
~(813) 276-5739
  • Partnership with USF Patel College of Global Sustainability
  • VEX and NXT Robotics
  • LEGO design challenges
  • Architectual Engineering Academy
  • Science Olympiad, Future City and Odyssey of the Mind competition teams
  • Video Game,Web Page Design electives
4 Steps to Making Informed Choices~
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Step 1
Locate your~
neighborhood school


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Step 2
Explore your options
Charter Schools~(contact school directly for application information)


Step 3
Apply using your mySpot account.
/register/


Step 4
What happens~
after I apply?
  • You will receive a confirmation email that your application was received.
  • You will be notified via email or US Mail of the results of application.
  • Accept assignment by responding online or by calling the Choice Information Line at (813) 272-4692.

  • What are my transportation options?~Transportation is provided to some options within the region a student resides. In some areas, transportation may be limited. To view these options~click here.Transportation will not be provided if you live within the two-mile walking attendance area for the school.
Transportation Phone Number-
Area 7
~(813) 740-3713

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Thank you for your support with helping to make each student SOAR at Folsom Elementary School.

Ermide Woods
Folsom Elementary
School Counselor
Direct: (813) 987-6755
School Mail Route
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"Intelligence plus character--that is the goal of true education"--MLK Jr.
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