Policies

Below are some important policies and information set forth by Hillsborough County. If you don’t find what you are looking for below, visit the county site.

  • Take some time to read through the Student Handbook, providing valuable information on school policies, student records, dress codes, attendance policies, bus transportation and much, much more.  
  • Learn more about the county requirements, policies and step-by-step processes pertaining to enrolling your child into a school, withdrawal policies and re-entry for students in grades 9-12. Enrollment, Withdrawals and Re-entry 
  • The School Board is committed to providing an educational setting that is safe, secure, and free from harassment and bullying for all of its students and school employees. The District will not tolerate unlawful bullying and harassment of any type. A reporting system has been created to appropriately identify, report, investigate, and respond to situations of bullying and harassment. Click here for online form to report a bully. 
  • Gorrie Elementary is always seeking volunteers, short- and long-term. If you are interested in volunteering, the school must have a completed Y.E.S.! form on file. Complete the Y.E.S. form today and learn about the many ways to get involved at Gorrie! 

Important Note: Some individual school procedures may vary according to each school’s improvement plan approved by the Hillsborough County School Board.

School Safety

Learn more about the safety procedures we’re implementing to ensure the safety of all students and staff. Be sure to read our updated Rainy Day Dismissal Procedures.

Frequently Asked Questions

Students: Mondays, 7:40 a.m. – 12:55 p.m. / Tuesday – Friday, 7:40 a.m. – 1:55 p.m.

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. –  3:30 p.m.

Students arriving after 7:40 a.m. must be accompanied by a parent to the Main Office for official sign in.

The car line is on W. DeLeon St, with cars moving west to east onto S. Boulevard

Yes, there is a free breakfast available to all students from 7:10 – 7:40.

Special Notice

From Hillsborough County’s Director of Risk Management and Safety: Annual Notification of the Availability of the Asbestos Management Plan

In accordance with 40 CFR Part 763.84 (c) and Subpart E, Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) all employees, building occupants, or their legal guardians are notified of the availability of the Asbestos Management Plan for your facility. Management plans for your site are available during normal business hours for review in the main office. Copies of the plan can be made for a nominal price per copy. The plan is also available for review by employees; without cost or restriction, before work begins. Information provided in the management plan includes the recent facility survey, response actions planned or taken, and post periodic surveillance and re-inspections activities.