Holiday break Dec. 22 to Jan. 6
Winter holiday break starts Monday. Students will return to school for the first day of the second semester on Jan. 6, 2009.
Free SAT given on three dates to juniors
If you are an 11th-grader at a county public school and have not yet registered for the SAT, you can take it for free March 14, May 2 or June 6. The school district is currently discussing the process for registering for those dates. No refunds are provided to students who have already registered for the test.
St. Mary's Episcopal holds open house
St. Mary's Episcopal Day School, 2101 S Hubert Ave., will hold an open house at 7 p.m. Jan. 12 in St. Mary's Hall, the school's auditorium. The event is for parents interested in prekindergarten through eighth grade for the 2009-10 academic year. Applications are available by contacting the admissions office at 258-5508.
Super Bowl project collects books, gear
Local schools are teaming up with the NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Super Bowl Host Committee and the NFL Youth Education Towns of Tampa Bay for Super Kids-Super Sharing, a Super Bowl project that involves students donating books and sports equipment to children in need.
Schools will begin the collection in January.
Schools can contact Susan Groh at (401) 732-1551 or via e-mail at NFLenvironment@aol.com to sign up.