First Day of School
Aug 23 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Order your supply packs for next year!
Parents- We know the school year hasn't ended yet, but we are already planning for next year. Do you want to make back-to-school easier than ever? Order your school supplies online! Greco teachers have created school supply packs for 6th, 7th, 8th, STEM and Pre-KAPS students. Each pack has what your student will need to start the year off. Make sure that we have enough kits, order yours early by completing the order form in the school office or at www.epipacks.com, the school ID is GRE270. The cost of the kits are as follows:
6th, 7th and 8th grade and STEM kits are $50 each and Pre-KAPS kits are $55.00. In addition to the convenience of having all of your supplies in one easy kit, each order will receive, at no additional cost, a coupon book valued at $350.
Don't forget you can order your school uniforms now! Order them from EyeCandyPrints.com
$10,000 We Deliver Award Winner Ms. Angela Keller
Each year since the 2006-2007 school year, Superintendent Elia has surprised one employee with a $10,000 check presentation in front of media and supporters as a reward for her extra efforts to help students, colleagues, and the community. We congratulate Ms. Angela Keller for being the 2014 "We Deliver Award" winner.
Greco Pre-KAPS students accepted to West Point Program!
Congratulations to Aaliyah Guliford and Reagan Overton on their acceptance into the West Point Middle School STEM Workshop!
Benjamin Glow places 2nd in Jr. Biochemistry at
Hillsborough STEM Fair
Congratulations to Benjamin Glow! He will go on to compete with Team Hillsborough at the Florida Science and Engineering Fair in April. Thanks to the support of the incredible Greco STEM team, especially, Ms. Keeney Hayes, Science Lead Teacher.
Greco teachers featured in film by Award winning director!
After conducting a national search last school year, Participant Media selected Greco Middle School teachers to showcase the positive impact teachers have in developing students and the benefits of our district's Empowering Effective Teacher's Mentor Program in preparation of the new documentary "Teach" hosted by Queen Latifah and Academy Award Winning Film Director Davis Guggenheim (from "Waiting for Superman").
Hollywood movie producers spent several months last school year filming on campus. Check out the final product on YouTube.
Greco to use Edsby for online grades
For online grades, Greco Middle School will be using Edsby. Stay tuned and keep checking our website. More information for our parents will be available by September 20th.
Be a part of something 'ground breaking'!
Join us and help out with the Temple Terrace Community Garden!
Find more information at www.templeterracecommunitygarden.com
Governor Scott Bestows Teacher Shine Award
On February 7, 2013, Governor Rick Scott recognized Elizabeth Heli, Greco Pre-Engineering STEM Academy’s Lead Teacher with the
Teacher Shine Award for being Florida’s “Inspirational Teacher”.
Click on thumbnails to view pictures
Greco Middle students help plan campus garden
Design plans are under way! Read about it at TBO.com.
Please Note for Application to STEM & Pre-KAPS:
Application to the STEM and Pre-KAPs programs are now handled through the school district Choice office which can be accessed by visiting the school district website, www. sdhc.k12.fl.us and selecting the tab “Choice Options”.
The first middle school application period opens December 4th and ends January 9, 2013.
"Community gardeners eye parcel at Greco Middle"
Fruit and vegetable garden could be coming to Greco.
Read all about it here in TBO.com
Greco Gets Makeover, Welcomes Incoming Students
Read the article here in the Temple Terrace Patch!
Greco’s New Principal Prepares for School Year
"Yinka Alege’s No. 1 priority is to create an environment in which students enjoy coming to school."... read the rest of the article in the Temple Terrace Patch.
IMPORTANT 2012-2013 UNIFORM INFORMATION
Please remember that uniforms are mandatory next school year. Information regarding our school uniform and businesses where you can purchase them are available on the school website, http://greco.mysdhc.org.
Scholastic Reading Counts Information
Scholastic Reading Counts is a reading incentive program similar to Accelerated Reader (AR). Students will take quizzes on books they've read and accumulate points toward reading goals set by their Language Arts teachers. Reading Counts is designed to encourage students to read independently and for comprehension. The Media Center will be offering incentives to reward student participation in the Reading Counts program.
Find out more by clicking here.
*Note: Reading Counts Student Access - you can now take quizzes from any computer with Internet access. Click on "Go" to log in. The username is your student number and the password is password (all lower case letters).