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Summer GAP Program for Incoming 9th Graders
The Summer Bridge Program
Students can sign up for the Summer Bridge Program at http://academicprograms.mysdhc.org/GAPI/.  The program Focus is on AP Prep Skills and the transition to 9th grade.  Students will take part in activities that will familiarize them with the school campus, key staff members, and school clubs/organizations.  AP Teachers and Core subject teachers will facilitate the program.  Sign up online at the website above and choose your session.  
Dates are July 28th through July 31st or August 4th through August 7th from 8am-12pm
Florida Virtual School (FLVS) Course "Guidance Verification"
The "Summer School" Option to take classes or make up classes
Students can sign up for online courses at http://www.flvs.net.  Follow these STEPS:
  • Simply create an account and choose a course at the website.  
  • Once this step is complete, "Guidance Verification" is required.
  • Counselors are off for summer but are periodically going into the system to verify classes.
  • Wait patiently for the course to be verified.  This can take several days.
  • Students should login to the account regularly to reply to a welcome message from the flvs teacher.  This initiates the class.
  • It can take about 1-2 weeks to be assigned to a class.
  • If you experience any problems with your flvs account or course placement, then you should contact flvs.  There is a contact link on the website.
Guidance Information
Counselors are off for the summer!  Click on the Guidance Tab for important information:
Bright Futures Information and Forms
Summer Registration Counselor Hours (for registrations only)
FLVS.net link for summer courses--Students can only repeat courses through FLVS
Given counselors are off for summer, many of our website resources will provide pertinent information you need for summer!

Download our "Plant Counselor" App to have resources at your fingertips

Download a QR Scanner on your iPhone and scan above to launch on phone
Then “Add to your Home Screen” OR
Search for the "Plant Counselor" App on your Android Device
Algebra End of Course Exam Prep
Current Plant students who are candidates for our summer Algebra EOC Prep course have been contacted about participating in the prep course.  Only current students qualify.  Follow these steps to participate in the prep course.
  • Visit the main office at Plant to fill out a registration form.
  • Turn in the form to the office staff no later than June 13th.  
  • Attend the Class from June 16th through July 10th Mondays-Thursdays from 7:30am to 10:30am.
  • Take the Algebra EOC Exam on Monday July 14th from 7:30am to 2:30pm.
Looking for your Summer Assignments?

All Information concerning Summer Reading assignments can be found at this page.
Please contact the Department Head or listed teachers with any further questions.

Still Having Trouble with EDSBY?
If you CANNOT activate your account, please complete the following form and Email to Jeff Darland.
Students can access their accounts using their regular school computer log-in information.  Please note that your initial computer login is your student number.  If you do not have your access information, you can get one here.

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Plant High has recently been honored by The Washington Post, U.S. News & World Report, and Newsweek/The Daily Beast as one of the top high schools in the nation.  Congratulations to our staff & students on these incredible accolades.  


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H.B. Plant High School
2415 S. Himes Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33629
Telephone: 813.272.3033

Girls Cross Country 2014
The Girls Cross Country Team will begin summer conditioning the week of June 9th on Bayshore Blvd. Please contact Coach Harrison for more information in reguard to days and times. All Paperwork must be completed before you can attend. Come by the main office to pick it up. No experience is necessary. roy.harrison@sdhc.k12.fl.us
Volleyball Summer Camps now Open for Registration
Plant Volleyball will be hosting 2 summer camps this year on June 10-12 and July 7-9th. Please see our website for more information concerning both our summer camps and tryout information for the 2014 season!
Plant Volleyball
Plant Girls Basketball Camps open for Registration
Coach Mahon will be holding two summer camps onJune 9- 12 and June 16- 19. Please download the following document for registration information.
GIrls Summer camp
Graduation Dates Announced
Graduation Rehearsal - May 27th 11:00 AM Florida State Fairgrounds
Graduation - May 29th 4:30 PM Florida State Fairgrounds
Plant High's Honesty and Integrity Campaign
At Plant High School, we put an importance on honesty and integrity and the values that go with these attributes. Click below for our policies.
Academic Honesty Policy
Academic Integrity Contract
2013 Curriculum Guide
Need information on a class? Refer to our curriculum guide for assistance.
Curriculum Guide 2014-2015
Interested in Our AVID Program?
Click on the link to the AVID page below for more information or print the AVID Application AND application essay (also below) to apply.
AVID Application
AVID Application Essay
Bullying Policy
PHS and the School District of Hillsborough County are committed to providing an educational setting that is safe, secure, and free from harassment and bullying for all of its students and school employees. Please click below for the School Board Policy on Bullying and Harassment.
Policy on Bullying and Harassment
PHS School Improvement Plan
You can access the PHS School Improvement Plan on the Hillsborough County Schools website or by clicking the link below.
Plant School Improvement Plan
PHS E-MAIL News Services
Communication is important to everyone at Plant High School. Stay informed with Plant's email newsletter, Panther Press. Sponsored by the PTSA and transmitted bi-weekly during the school year, Panther Press includes timely and important school news and activities with reports from all corners of the campus.
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Last Modified: Jul 15, 2014