Students will enjoy a morning of storytelling, sharing and writing on Friday, April 28 as Corbett Prep welcomes three authors to campus. The writers will talk to students about their experiences and motivations. Afterward, students will divide into smaller groups with older students acting as buddies for younger ones. The older students will read to the younger students and help them use a story planning sheet to begin their own writing process.
Congratulations to our Middle School cheerleaders! Warriors Cheerleaders are Platinum First Place Middle School Division National Champions! Corbett Prep's competitive team had zero deductions as they competed to defend their national title on April 22.
Corbett Prep sixth graders learned firsthand about Florida's aquifer during a snorkeling trip to Rainbow River in Dunellon, Fla. This field trip is an extension of their learning about ecosystems and Lakewatch.
Comprehensive projects that combine research with community outreach give fifth and eighth graders an opportunity to showcase skills they have honed as IB students. Whether students are raising money for disease research, collecting donations for the needy or increasing awareness about little-known causes, they reflect issues that are close to their hearts.
Middle School students in the Rube Goldberg club demonstrated their inventions to classmates. The students designed devices to accomplish simple tasks, such as popping a balloon, and used found objects in their construction.
6th, 7th & 8th Grades
In addition to preparing our students to soar in a high school setting, Corbett Prep Middle School teachers support the student in developing the confidence, leadership, and character they will need in the future.
With opportunities to earn high school credits, our rigorous academics are aligned with the International Baccalaureate MIddle Year's Programme and are flexibly designed to meet individual needs. Variety and choice through specials, electives and clubs, athletic excellence and opportunity for all students, and a dedicated group of teachers who truly connect with each student blend to create a one-of-a-kind middle school experience.
Corbett Prep treats its Middle School students as leaders of the entire school, providing opportunities in on- and off-campus retreats for the students to practice leadership skills, discover their personal strengths, and work together as teams. Students in the Middle School and Intermediate Division also serve as buddies throughout the school year for Field Day, STEAM Fest, and other special activities.
Students attending schools that include the elementary and middle school grades have a better experience socially and academically, new research shows.
They're happier, perform better academically, and encounter less bullying than students who go to traditional middle schools.
Read more about the findings of the study, published in 2016 in the American Educational Research Journal.