On October 7, 2014, the Bloomingdale High School Academic Foundation presented forensics team sponsor Cortney Hackett with $249. These funds will be used to register the forensics team at the state and national level, so the students can participate in their debate competitions.
From left to right: Becky McDaniels, Mathnasium of Brandon Director; Sue Burkett, principal and co-founder of the foundation; Katie Rocha, assistant principal and co-founder of the foundation; Michelle Hernandez, president; Suzanne Guarisco, math department head.
On August 18, 2014, the math department received the first donation from the Bloomingdale High School Academic Foundation. Suzanne Guarisco, department head, received five graphing calculators for students with financial need to borrow. The math department also received a $1,500 scholarship for a math student to receive tutoring at Mathnasium of Brandon.