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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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Brooks Bunch Business Academy Week 4

On October 9, 2018 the Brooks Bunch Business Academy successfully completed the fourth week of programming. Some of our students have already successfully completed the first 3 modules! They are definitely over achievers. We are looking forward to next weeks class.

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Rites of Passage Mentoring Program September Update

Welcome back to the Rites of Passage Program! Our kick-off meeting was held at Brooks DeBartolo Collegiate High School on September 15, 2018. The agenda for the day consisted of welcome, introductions, program overview, rules, guidelines, and registration. Also, in preparation for our visit to the 2018 Historically Black Colleges

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