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Young Ladies Rites of Passage Program October Update

Preparing for the future! The young ladies of the Rites of Passage Program will have the voting process nailed to perfection when their time comes to vote. The mentors and mentees had a lengthy and informative discussion about the upcoming election, current candidates, platforms and the importance of voting. After

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Hurricane Michael Relief Donation Drive

On Tuesday October 30, 2018 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Derrick Brooks Charities, Jackson in Action Foundation, Military Home Base and XPO Logistics worked in partnership to collect items to go to the Panhandle in relief efforts for Hurricane Michael victims. The drive was from 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM and

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Derrick Brooks Visits Academy Prep in St. Petersburg

On October 12, 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame Honoree and Former Tampa Bay Buccaneer, Derrick Brooks, Visited  Academy Prep. Pro Football Hall of Fame Honoree and former Tampa Bay Buccaneer Mr. Derrick Brooks was warmly welcomed  to Academy Prep! Mr. Brooks spent time learning about Academy Prep and talking

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Brooks Bunch Life Skills Academy Update

We are currently in week 4 of the academy. We are working with the “Glow Girls” enrichment group at Greco Middle School. There is a consistent group of 20 girls who participate in the Life Skills academy. We are currently working on Conflict Resolution which is a part of the

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Brooks Bunch Math and Reading Academy Update

We are in week 4 of the curriculum for the academy. We have a consistent 10 students who are participating on a weekly basis. We have covered topics including spelling patterns, reading vocabulary, sentence parts , place value and computation. I have added some additional hands on activities to the

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