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Governor on tour visits Tampa school

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Governor Rick Scott visited a Tampa school Friday morning during his state tour this week.

Governor Scott traveled around the state this week to celebrate $480 million that's been set aside to give teachers raises. He made stops at Sunrise, Ponte Vedra, West Palm Beach and Ocoee during the tour.

Friday morning Governor Scott stopped at Alexander Elementary School on Lois Avenue in North Tampa in for a pep rally.

Hillsborough County school leaders say they're not sure yet, exactly how much of the money set for the raises they will get to give out.

They also need to decide which teachers will get raises, since the raises are designed to be performance-based.

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