Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Tampa school news

Open house: Corbett Preparatory School of IDS will host an admissions open house at 8:30 a.m. Feb. 20 for prospective families. The event will include an overview and tour of the school, and information about fine arts, sports and technology programs. A light breakfast will be served. For more information or to schedule a personal tour, contact admissions director Jennifer Morrow at jmorrow@ corbettprep.com or (813) 961-3087.

Artist reception: Academy of the Holy Names will host a reception with artist Jessica Hemmings at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 21 in the school's media center, 3319 Bayshore Blvd., Tampa. Hemmings is a professor of visual culture and head of the faculty of visual culture at the National College of Art and Design in Dublin, Ireland. She has written several articles and edited books and essay collections. She is a 1994 graduate of Holy Names. To reserve a seat at the event, email visitingartist@ holynamestpa.org.

5K walk: Bryant Elementary School will hold the Bryant Bronco 5K Stampede Run/Walk at 8 a.m. March 2. The Bryant Running Club is organizing the event. Proceeds will benefit the school's technology for teachers initiative. The all-ages event will take place at the school, 13910 Nine Eagles Road, Tampa. The cost to participate is $25. The completed race application and fee are due Feb. 18.

A link to register for the race may be found online at facebook.com/BryantBronco5kStampede. For more information, email the race committee at bryantbronco5k@gmail.com. For information on sponsorship opportunities, contact Lois Shell at (813) 361-6513.

Tampa school news 02/02/13 [Last modified: Friday, February 1, 2013 6:07pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Macy's chairman replaces ex-HSN head Grossman on National Retail Federation board

    Retail

    Terry Lundgren, chairman of Macy's Inc., will replace Weight Watchers CEO Mindy Grossman as chair of the National Retail Federation, the organization announced Wednesday. Grossman stepped down from her position following her move from leading St. Petersburg-based HSN to Weight Watchers.

    Weight Watchers CEO and former HSN chief Mindy Grossman is being replaced as chair of the National Retail Federation. [HSN Inc.]
  2. Team begins work to exhume Salvador Dali's body for paternity test

    World

    FIGUERES, Spain — A forensic team on Thursday entered the Salvador Dali museum in northeastern Spain where the surrealist artist's remains are due to be exhumed to settle a paternity claim brought by a 61- year-old woman.

    Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali, presents his first Chrono-Hologram in Paris, France, in 1973. Work has begun to exhume his body for a parternity test. Dali, considered one of the fathers of surrealism in art, died in 1989 and is buried in his museum in the northeastern town of Figueres. [Associated Press]
  3. Good news for Rays on Steven Souza Jr. as MRI shows 'no damage' to hip

    Blogs

    The Rays got good news today on RF Steven Souza Jr., as an MRI showed "no damage" to his left hip.

    Steven Souza Jr. #20 of the Tampa Bay Rays holds his leg after hurting himself trying to steal second base in the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at Oakland Alameda Coliseum on July 19, 2017 in Oakland, California.
  4. Spring Hill couple arrested on drug charges after months-long investigation

    Crime

    SPRING HILL — A Spring Hill couple was arrested Wednesday on several drug charges after a months-long investigation by the Hernando County Sheriff's Office.

    Hernando County Sheriff's Office detectives stand behind 24 pounds of marijuana seized by the agency during a drug bust this week. [Photo by Megan Reeves]
  5. New Pinellas Trail stretch draws raves at opening

    Human Interest

    EAST LAKE — Mike Siebel bikes the Pinellas Trail four days a week and loops up and down the Suncoast Trail at least a couple times every year. A 68-year-old cycling diehard, he was so eager for the opening of the 5-mile segment extending the Pinellas Trail to the Pasco border that he would often drive across …

    Cyclists wait for the official opening of the Pinellas Trail's newest segment. JIM DAMASKE   |   Times