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Please join us at the YMCA Bob Sierra Youth and Family Center on Saturday, August 5th!

8:45 AM-1 PM

Parent Meeting at Noon


Hillsborough IB Incoming freshman will spend a day getting to know each other through team building activities and climbing the Alpine Tower! Lunch and a T-Shirt will be provided.

Class schedules will be given out at the end of the day!

Buy your spirit wear from Mascot Universe!


Location: Bob Sierra Youth and Family Center

4015 Ragg Road***

Tampa FL 33624


Follow this link to sign up, $45 per student: https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/tampaymca/activity/search/detail/62685?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true



We look forward to seeing you at the HHSIB Team Building Event for HHS IB Freshman Class of 2027!

*** The event is not held at the main YMCA building, it is about 1 block away.



Follow this link for summer assignments for incoming Freshman, class of 2027 



Programming Information for current 9th Graders-Options for next year:


AP Computer Science A- An introductory college-level computer science course. Students cultivate their understanding of coding through analyzing, writing, and testing code as they explore concepts like modularity, variables, and control structures.  Students will then take IB Computer Science HL 1 and 3.


AP Psychology- Students learn about the basis of psychological theory as the study of human and animal behavior and mental processes and learn how psychologists design and conduct research. Topics may include a variety of research methods used by psychologists. The application of research design and statistical analysis in psychology.  Students will then take IB Psychology offered at the HL/SL level.


AP Microeconomics- Students study the foundations of microeconomic thinking, including how to evaluate decisions based on constraints and trade-offs and make rational economic choices. Topics may include: ... Resource allocation and economic systems. The Production Possibilities Curve.


AP Macroeconomics- Students explore how changes in aggregate spending and production, economic fluctuations, and policy actions affect national income, unemployment, and inflation. Topics may include Aggregate demand. Short-run and long-run aggregate supply.  Students will then take IB Economics 1and 3 only offered at the HL level.


HHS Pre-IB Art is offered in 10th grade followed by IB Visual Arts HL/SL.

Freshman TImeline: 

  • Enroll in college preparatory courses.
  • Maintain acceptable academic performance,
  • Participate in school clubs, activities, and volunteer in the community.