Please keep in mind that the PTSO board is made up of volunteer parents. We are here for you to help answer questions, but please check this list before contacting us

  1. QUESTION Where do I get my school supply list from? ANSWER The School Supply Lists are separated out by grade. Please click on your grade level: Grade K Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8
  2. QUESTION What if I do not want to physically shop for school supplies? ANSWER With School Tool Box, parents can check school supply shopping off their to-do list! Students will receive quality, name brand supplies that match their school supply list. All boxes are customizable! Parents can change quantities or remove items not needed. Free shipping directly to each parent’s home on orders over $50 or free delivery to the school by freight. We have sent over the school supply list to School Tool Box, so they know exactly what is needed. Order by clicking this link schooltoolbox.com
  3. QUESTION How do I order school uniform? ANSWER Please visit  iUniforms | Custom Apparel & School Uniforms
  4. QUESTION What uniform is required? ANSWER Please click this link Microsoft Word - Student Policies and Procedures 2020-2021 All Schools except Dade (finalsite.net) and read the section in the school handbook called “Dress Code”.
  5. QUESTION Are students permitted to wear uniforms with the old school logo on it? ANSWER Yes. However, this is subject to change, and it would be a good idea to purchase uniforms with the new logo for long term use.
  6. QUESTION If I have a question for the school during the summer, how do I ask it? ANSWER Administration works at our school during summer break Monday thru Thursday. Please call (813) 793-6085.
  7. QUESTION What is the school calendar for 2021-2022? ANSWER To view the School Calendar please click this link
  8. QUESTION When is the first day of school? ANSWER August 10, 2021
  9. QUESTION What time does school start/end? ANSWER Grades K- 2nd Grade school begins at 8am-2:30pm 3rd Grade – 8th Grade school starts at 8:00am-3:00pm
  10. QUESTION What time does carline start/end? ANSWER Morning carline will begin at 7:15am-8am and afternoon carline will begin for K-2 at 2:30pm and for 3-8 will begin at 3pm.
  11. QUESTION Is there a kindergarten round up this year? ANSWER Seussville will be held on July 20th and July 21st. Invites will be going out soon.
  12. QUESTION Is mask wearing mandatory? If so, what are the requirements?ANSWER Parents and Caregivers should have received an email on 6/8/21 from CSA stating that effective on that date face coverings will be optional for all students, staff, and visitors. This includes students participating in summer learning programs and summer camps.
  13. QUESTION Where do we get our HAMS spirit shirts from? ANSWER The HAMS PTSO sells Friday Spirit Shirts that can be worn every Friday with a uniform bottom. Typically, each year’s shirt has a new theme, our 2021-2022 shirt has not been decided, but you are permitted to wear a previous year spirit shirt. Click this link http://hillsboroughacademy.my-ptso.org/content.asp?PageID=17
  14. QUESTION How do I sign up for summer camp or before or/and aftercare ANSWER Please visit the HAMS website for information on these programs or click this link Edventure: Before & Aftercare - Hillsborough Academy of Math and Science K-8
  15. QUESTION When will parents receive FSA scores for Grades 3-8? ANSWER PTSO was told that information will go out in July.