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Corbett Preparatory School of IDS
Tampa, Florida
PreK3 – 8th Grade

Founded in 1968, Corbett Preparatory School of IDS is a fully accredited, private school located in Carrollwood. The school serves more than 500 students in 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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Corbett Prep Students Embark on a Journey of Exploration

The International Baccalaureate unit started with a hands-on activity designed to grab third and fourth graders’ attention and increase retention of what they learned. Sept. 18, 2014… Read more

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

Experience for yourself the extraordinary environment for learning at this Tampa private school during one of two admissions open houses this fall. Sept. 18, 2014 (TAMPA, Fla.)… Read more


Early Primary Celebrates the Senses

PreK3, PreK4 and Kindergarten students immersed themselves in activities designed to stimulate their senses at the Senses Celebration, the culmination of an International Baccalaureate (IB) unit on… Read more

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