Literacy Leadership Technology Academy
Leading the way in the Tampa area since
2005, Literacy Leadership Technology
Academy (LLT) is an independent, not for
profit, K–8 charter school. The mission of
LLT is to empower a community of lifelong
learners to lead the way in literacy,
leadership, and technology. LLT Academy
has excelled through their innovative spirit
and strong commitment to giving back to
the community. In 2017, LLT Academy was
designated as a Leader in Me Lighthouse
School, the first in Hillsborough County. LLT
is also a SACS-accredited school and has
earned the following designations from the
Florida Department of Education (FDOE):
“A” School, “5 Star” School, Golden School,
Silver School, and a high performing
A group of select students from the Middle School
Show Choir, WINGS, will be performing the
National Anthem and leading the Pledge of
The artwork on display was created by middle
school students who choose to take art as
their elective. Students work on a variety
of art mediums throughout the semester.
You can see more of LLT Academy’s work
by visiting our school's online gallery.
Edward W. Bok Academy
Bok Academy offers a unique educational
opportunity that exemplifies and honors
the life of the philanthropist Edward
W. Bok, who in the 1920’s, created a
sanctuary of beauty, serenity, and peace
in Lake Wales. Bike trips to Bok Tower
Gardens enable our students to really
connect with the legacy of the Bok family.
Edward W. Bok Academy educates
Renaissance thinkers for the digital age.
Bok’s curriculum provides a global
perspective, an ethos of service, and a
keen understanding of the digital world.
In addition, the exposure to the integrated
nature of knowledge and life will frame
every aspect of our work.
Overarching Ideas: Embracing the Keystone
concept that all learning is viewed through
the lens of architecture and design is
central to our work.
This focus is used as a metaphor for all of
Bok’s learning. By teaching students about
how any individual or society constructs
knowledge; this concept spirals throughout
the curriculum. Architecture, for our
purposes, will be defined as structural
design; not just the built environment.
We teach the students to understand the
interconnectedness of knowledge and avoid
viewing learning as just the acquisition of
discrete bits of information. This approach
enables the staff to create a more cohesive
The Bok Steel Drum Band will be
performing music across a variety of
genres — from Caribbean calypsos, to Latin
and African folk songs, to popular music at
the closing general session on Thursday,
Thank you to our school performances partners!