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in Tampa since 1968.

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Founded in 1968, Corbett Preparatory School of IDS is a fully accredited, private school located in North Tampa. The Tampa private school serves more than 500 students from three-year-old prekindergarten through middle school and offers the International Baccalaureate program of study for all students. Teachers are endorsed in gifted education through a master’s level grant with the University of South Florida College of Education Gifted Program.

A National Department of Education Blue Ribbon Award school, Corbett Prep balances a dynamic, nurturing, and safe learning environment with high standards and high expectations to develop a positive approach to life and learning. Corbett Prep features superior academic curriculum and extraordinary fine arts, sports, and technology programs. The community has voted Corbett Prep the Best Private School in North Tampa for four years in a row in The Tampa Tribune Readers’ Choice Awards.

Corbett Preparatory School of IDS is recognized as an exemplary school with over 7,000 visitors observing and learning about the school’s M.O.R.E. Approach to education from our highly skilled and dedicated teachers.

The vision for all students at Corbett Prep is to accelerate learning by creating a brain-friendly environment that is:


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STEM education

This Is Science? PE Meets STEM at Corbett Prep

Taking STEM education out of the lab shows students that innovation and scientific concepts are everywhere. Oct. 8, 2015 (TAMPA, Fla.) – Beach balls, soccer balls and foam… Read more

gifted education

Corbett Prep to Host FLAG Conference on Gifted Education Sept. 25-26

Parents and teachers will learn strategies to help gifted children at an upcoming Florida gifted education conference. Sept. 24, 2015 (TAMPA, Fla.) – Need help understanding your… Read more

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Corbett Prep Hosts Fall Admissions Open Houses
for PreK3-8th Grade

Sept. 10, 2015 (TAMPA, Fla.) – Corbett Prep produces students who are creative, innovative thinkers, who collaborate and lead and who carry the confidence to take on… Read more

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