East Tampa Academy will be closed through April 15th in line with FDOE and Hillsborough County School District’s response to the coronavirus. [Click here] for more resources from Hillsborough County School District on the coronavirus.

Please stay safe everyone!

Free Internet Access for Students

Through our partnership with Spectrum, we are able to provide free Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students who do not already have a Spectrum broadband subscription at any service level up to 100 Mbps.

To enroll, call 1-844-488-8395. Installation fees will be waived for new student households.

Wi-Fi hotspots across Spectrum’s footprint will also be available for public use.

Food Distribution for Students

During the week of March 23rd, the district will establish Grab-and-Go feeding sites across Hillsborough County Public Schools to ensure that students have accessibility to meals during this timeframe. The following locations will provide both breakfast and lunch to all individuals 18 years old or under:

Food & Nutrition School Sites

  • Alonso High School
  • Hillsborough High School
  • PlantCity High School
  • Armwood High School
  • Jefferson High School
  • Reddick Elementary School
  • Blake High School
  • King High School
  • Rodgers Middle School
  • Brandon High School
  • Lennard High School
  • Smith Middle School
  • Chamberlain High School
  • Leto High School
  • Spoto High School
  • Durant High School
  • Madison Middle School
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • East Bay High School
  • Middleton High School
  • Wharton High School
  • Sligh Middle School
  • Mort Elementary School

Each location will start serving food on March 23rd at 9:00 a.m. and remain open until 1:00 p.m. daily. Students are only allowed to receive food one time each day, which will include both breakfast and lunch.  While we encourage parents and caregivers to drive to our locations, we will be accepting walk-ups.  Additionally, the Mayor’s Office will open a few community sites that will allow our students to have accessibility to nutritional options as well.  These sites can be found on the city website located at www.tampagov.net.