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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  Dominick Giombetti

Founded in 1968, Corbett Preparatory School of IDS is a fully accredited, private school located in North Tampa. Corbett Prep serves more than 500 students from 3-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.

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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Curtains Up for Middle School Musical Theatre

Middle School Musical Theatre is raising the curtain on “Curtains!” Three casts will perform in six shows of this hilarious musical murder mystery. Corbett Prep students will… Read more

Corbett Prep Teacher Honored in Tallahassee
with State Excellence in Education Award

March 1, 2017 (TAMPA, Fla.) – When Corbett Prep fourth graders were asked to write about influential African Americans during Black History Month, student Maya Griess knew… Read more

Corbett Prep Hosts Admissions Open House on March 7
for PreK3-8th Grade

A class at Corbett Prep may take place outside, with the lake as a science lab. It may occur on a stage as students learn to speak… Read more

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