Two adults-only sessions at Corbett Prep will address the challenges of parenting in the digital age. On Feb. 20, attorney Lori Smith will share "The Parent's Playbook," discussing the top 10 mistakes kids make online. On March 27, parents will watch the documentary Screenagers and participate in a discussion with psychologist Dr. Wendy Rice.
Corbett Prep Middle School students are gaining more than STEM knowledge as they set up the new aquaponics system on campus! It's a lesson in problem solving and creative thinking. The Tampa Bay Times visited Corbett Prep recently to learn more about aquaponics and how the program benefits students.
Four Corbett Prep musicians were among top students selected from across Florida to perform recently in All-State ensembles.
Canvas, Corbett Prep's Learning Management System, is used by top universities and colleges all over the world and now by the incredible students and teachers at Corbett Prep! Corbett Prep's Director of Instructional Technology, Mike Johnson, will lead three training sessions for parents this month on Jan. 16 and 19.
Corbett Prep students joined more than 100 million elementary and middle school students worldwide in the annual Hour of Code, using coding in a variety of levels, programming languages and platforms. Learning computer programming inspires creativity and builds critical thinking skills.
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 Years 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.