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Open houses

East Hillsborough open houses

This is the schedule for open houses for eastern Hillsborough County schools. If your child's school is not listed, call the school for more information.

Elementary schools

Alafia: 2-4 p.m. Aug. 15

Boyette Springs: 5-6 p.m. Thursday (kindergarten through second grade); 6-7 p.m. (remaining grades)

Brooker: 4-5 p.m. Thursday (prekindergarten through first grade); 5-6 p.m. (grades 2 and 3): 6-7 p.m. (grades 4 and 5).

Buckhorn: 6 p.m. Aug. 28.

Cimino: Noon-1 p.m. Aug. 15 for students whose last name begins with the letters A through L; 1-2 p.m. for those with last names starting with the letters M through Z

Colson: 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday

Corr: 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday

Doby: 6-7 p.m. Thursday

Dover: 5-7 p.m. Thursday

Kingswood: 3-6 p.m. Aug. 15

Knights: 4-6 p.m. Thursday

Lithia Springs: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday. Students may bring school supplies to drop off at their classes.

Lincoln: 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday

Lopez: 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday. Tours will be given and the PTA will be available for questions.

Mango: 3-5 p.m. Thursday

McDonald: 5-7 p.m. Aug. 15

Mintz: 5-7 p.m. Thursday. The new 16-room addition will be open for parents to see.

Nelson: 5-7 p.m. Thursday

Palm River: 1-2 p.m. Aug. 15. Students can bring school supplies.

Pinecrest: 4:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday

Riverview: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday

Ruskin: 2-4 p.m. Thursday

Schmidt: 5-6 p.m. Thursday

Seffner: 3:15-4:15 p.m. and 4:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday

Sessums: 1-3 p.m. Aug. 15 (students whose last names start with letters A through L); 2-3 p.m. Aug. 15 (students whose last names start with letters M-Z). School shirts will be for sale.

Springhead: 4-6 p.m. Thursday. The PTA will be selling T-shirts

Summerfield: 4-6 p.m. Aug. 15

Summerfield Crossings: 3-6 p.m. Thursday

Symmes: 4-7 p.m. Thursday

Thonotosassa: 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday

Trapnell: 5 p.m. Thursday

Valrico: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday. Class assignments will be posted.

Walden Lake: 6-8 p.m. Thursday. School T-shirts will be sold.

Wilson: 5-7 p.m. Aug. 15. School T-shirts will be sold.

Wimauma Academy: Aug. 20 at a time to be determined. Call the school for more information.

Wimauma Elementary: Aug. 15 at a time to be determined. Call school for more information.

Yates: 6-7 p.m. Thursday

Middle schools

Burnett: 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday

Burns: 5 p.m. Monday (seventh- and eighth-graders whose last names start with the letters L through Z); 7:30 p.m. Monday (seventh- and eighth-graders whose last names start with the letters A through K). Sixth-grade orientation is 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Eisenhower: 3:30 p.m. Thursday (sixth-grade orientation). Open house for seventh- and eighth- graders is at 5:45 p.m. Thursday.

Mann: 6-8 p.m. Thursday. Registered students will get tentative schedules and can buy gym clothes.

McLane: 6-8 p.m. Thursday

Mulrennan: 3-6 p.m. Thursday. Gym clothes will be on sale.

Progress Village School of the Arts: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday

Rodgers: 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday (grades 7 and 8); 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday (sixth-graders). Spirit shirts and gym uniforms will be sold.

Shields: 6 p.m. Thursday. School shirts, backpacks and schedules will be available.

Shiloh: Parents-only spaghetti dinner, 5 p.m. Thursday; student-teacher meet-and-greet 10 a.m.-noon and 1:30-3 p.m. Aug. 15

Tomlin: 9-10 a.m. Aug. 15 (sixth-graders); 10-11 a.m. Aug. 15 (grades 7 and 8).

Turkey Creek: 4-6 p.m. (grades 7 and 8); 6-7 p.m. (grade 6) Aug. 15

High schools

Bloomingdale: Freshman orientation at 5:45 p.m. Thursday; other grades following.

Brandon: Freshman orientation (students only) 8:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday. Orientation for parents is from 6-7:30 p.m. that evening.

Durant: 5 p.m. Thursday

East Bay: 6-8 p.m. Thursday (freshmen and new students)

Lennard: 6 p.m. Thursday

Newsome: New student orientation at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Open house at 6: 30 p.m. Thursday.

Plant City: 2-4 p.m. Thursday (grades 10, 11, and 12); 5-7:30 p.m. (ninth-graders)

Riverview: 2:45-5 p.m. Wednesday (grades 10, 11, and 12); 6:30-8 p.m. (ninth-graders)

South County Career Center: 4-6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Spoto: Freshman open house at 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Compiled by Times staff writer Jan Wesner and Times correspondent Traci Rader.

East Hillsborough open houses 08/07/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, August 12, 2008 4:57pm]
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