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Located on the beautiful lakeside campus of

Corbett Preparatory School of IDS

An extraordinary environment for learning
in Tampa since 1968.

Please join us for an Admissions Open House
8:30 a.m., Wed., May 13

Contact the Office of Admissions to R.S.V.P
or to schedule your personal tour!
Call (813) 961-3087 or email  Dr. Jennifer Morrow


Founded in 1968, Corbett Preparatory School of IDS is a fully accredited, private school located in Carrollwood. The Tampa private 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 Namesake Honored
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The Corbett Prep community was thrilled to see our longtime supporter and school namesake Cornelia Corbett honored as a Tampa Bay Lightning Community Hero for the many ways she… Read more


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Viewing the student art exhibit encourages conversations about artwork and increases respect for all art forms. May 7, 2015 (TAMPA, Fla.) – Nevelson-style sculptures created in candy… Read more

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