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An extraordinary environment for learning
in Tampa since 1968.

Contact the Office of Admissions to schedule your tour!
Call (813) 961-3087 or email  Dr. Jennifer Clark

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.

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

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

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Technical Theatre Raises the Curtain on STEAM for Kids
at Corbett Prep

Technical theatre experiences help students gain STEAM skills and develop leadership. May 12, 2016 (TAMPA, Fla.) – When the spotlight hits the stage, all eyes are on… Read more


Community Comes Together in ‘Schuy Is the Limit’ Benefit

April 23, 2016 (TAMPA, Fla.) – With her bright smile and love of life, Schuyler Arakawa made a lasting impression during her time at Corbett Prep. Now,… Read more

CSA students performed excerpts from "Beauty and the Beast" for Corbett Prep students.

Community School of the Arts
Presents “Beauty and the Beast”

A “tale as old as time” is coming to Corbett Prep as high school students prepare to stage Disney’s Beauty and the Beast with Community School of… Read more

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