Academy at the Lakes
The school’s ethic of opportunity and “You Matter Here” philosophy empower our students to become well-rounded individuals who have the confidence and the knowledge to change the world. With talented, dedicated, and caring teachers leading the way, Academy enjoys a 100% 4-year college placement rate.
Academy of the Holy Names
The Academy of the Holy Names is a Catholic, coeducational elementary school and college preparatory high school for young women, sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary. Since 1881, the Academy has empowered students to be authentic individuals who engage in independent thought, are inspired by creativity, and lead culturally aware, spiritually rich lives. The Academy’s innovative approach to curriculum integrates technology, encourages artistic expression and actively engages students in exploration and inquiry.
Alegria Montessori School
Alegria Montessori School is an authentic Montessori program that creates a rich learning environment and supports individual development. We are also a bilingual program, with students receiving Spanish instruction throughout the week from native Spanish speakers. We offer a true Montessori education through middle school. Come discover the joy of Montessori.
Bayshore Christian School
Bayshore Christian School is a college preparatory, accredited, non-denominational Christian school serving students 2 years old through 12th grade. Founded in 1971, Bayshore Christian School is located on 10 acres in residential South Tampa. BCS provides athletics and fine arts opportunities in addition to a rigorous and challenging academic curriculum.
Bell Creek Academy
A tuition-free public charter school proudly serving grades 6-12, Bell Creek provides a well-rounded college preparatory education. The challenging and rigorous curriculum includes a special concentration on math and science, a technology-rich atmosphere and a focus on character development. We are an “A” rated Florida School of Excellence offering the Cambridge program for Advanced Studies and an award-winning Athletic Program and Cognia accredited.
Berkeley Preparatory School
Ranked as one of the BEST private schools in Florida (NICHE), Berkeley Preparatory School presents a safe, nurturing environment featuring inspiring teaching, engaged parents and alumni, and outstanding resources, including incomparable facilities on a beautiful campus. We offer an exceedingly broad curricular and extracurricular program enjoyed by an exceptional and diverse community of learners following personalized paths, who relish a supportive culture, the school’s Episcopal identity, its ongoing commitment to continual self-improvement, and a deeply authentic dedication to making a positive difference in the world. We develop and expect strong character, promote innovation and growth, and desire excellence in all that we do. Simply put, the educational journey at Berkeley is truly extraordinary.
Blossom Montessori School for the Deaf
www.blossomschool.org Following the Montessori curriculum of a hands on approach to learning, Blossom offers small classroom environments that are ideal for children of all abilities. Classes combine children that are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, CODA’s and hearing siblings together, using American Sign Language (ASL) as their main form of communication. Blossom is also open to…
Bowers/Whitley Building Construction Academy
COMING 2023-2024 SCHOOL YEAR! The Bowers/Whitley Career Acceleration Academy will be transformed into our new Building Construction Academy for high school students. Students can participate in A/C Refrigeration, Heating Technology (HVAC), Plumbing, and Welding programs. For more details and the latest updates, please visit hillsboroughschools.org/buildingtampastomorrow.
Calvary Christian High School
Calvary offers an advanced college preparatory education in an environment where students are taught a Christian worldview with the Word of God being integrated into each subject. Calvary also offers many extra-curricular activities for your child including athletics, fine arts, SGA, clubs, leadership opportunities and more! Come for a visit today!
Cambridge Christian School
See why Cambridge Christian is the #1 rated Christian school in Tampa! Since 1964 we have equipped students with a college preparatory education taught from a biblical worldview. A partnership with CCS provides students with a strong foundation for life and college from a nationally accredited school committed to educating the whole child.
Carrollwood Day School
Carrollwood Day School is a world class co-ed IB school in Tampa for college bound students age 2 through 12th grade celebrating our 40th anniversary this year. Our mission is to create entrepreneurial thinkers for a global society. We provide strong, character-based education emphasizing problem-solving skills and philanthropic understanding. Most importantly, CDS fosters the development of the entire student not only in academics, but also ethically, emotionally and through social experience.
Founded in 1968 and Cognia accredited, Center Academy provides a small, safe setting to help students to focus, organize and learn. We work with students in grades 4-12 with ADHD and learning differences and accept FES, Step Up and Tax Credit Scholarships. Dual enrollment and summer programs are available.
Channelside Academy of Math & Science
Students at this tuition-free, public charter school receive a well-rounded college preparatory education. The challenging and rigorous curriculum includes a special concentration on math and science, a technology-rich atmosphere and a focus on character development preparing students for their secondary education and beyond. Offerings at Channelside include the Cambridge program for Advanced Studies, Edvantage before and after school program, Tampa Bay’s Grasses in Classes Program and Cognia accreditation.
Community Montessori School
Community Montessori School provides a prepared environment that responds to the developmental needs of the child and cultivates the unique potential of each individual by adhering to Montessori’s principles. CMS is a warm, secure community with a high expectation for the quality of thought, work, and mastery of content and skill.
Corbett Preparatory School of IDS
Founded 54 years ago, Corbett Prep offers the International Baccalaureate curriculum for all students. Teachers use research-based strategies to create hands-on learning experiences. Visual and performing arts, team sports, and social-emotional learning curriculum align to develop confident, creative, innovative thinkers with character ready to contribute to the world in a meaningful, positive way.
Cornerstone Christian School
At Cornerstone Christian School, our mission is to provide quality education in a Christ-Centered environment for the children of our community. We believe that every child has value and purpose. Our job is to help students discover their potential through academic, physical, social and spiritual development.
Countryside Christian Academy
Countryside Christian Academy’s mission is to provide excellence in Christian education while instilling Biblical principles in students’ lives that they might impact their society for Christ. Our program is fully accredited and well-balanced, encouraging the development of the whole child: spirit, soul, (mind) and body.
D.W. Waters Medical Academy
COMING 2023-2024 SCHOOL YEAR! The D.W. Waters Career Acceleration Academy will undergo an exciting transformation over the next year. It is scheduled to become our high school Medical Academy. Some programs slated to be offered include Medical Laboratory Assisting, Electrocardiograph Technician, and Emergency Medical Responder. For more details and the latest updates, please visit hillsboroughschools.org/buildingtampastomorrow.
Dorothy C. York Innovation Academy
York Innovation Academy will open this year as a focused Project Lead the Way Robotics and Engineering Magnet School as it pursues adding a world-renown International Studies program. Located in Apollo Beach, the York Admirals will participate in hands-on, project-based learning, focusing on STEM, arts, and international studies. The Admirals will also work collaboratively in innovative labs full of robotics and have robust one-to-one technology available to them to explore their interests in a 21st-century setting. York Innovation Academy will provide families with a well-rounded educational experience that prepares students for high school and provides an understanding of the world and their place in it.
Dowdell Middle Magnet – Environmental Studies
We bridge passion for the environment with real world learning. Students can take unique environmental and animal science electives. Students learn outdoors with our salt marsh grass nursery and land lab and experience our hydroponics and aquaponics labs. Our partnerships with the Florida Aquarium and surrounding recycling companies helps strengthen our mission to educate students to understand the environment around them and how to help it.
Dunbar Elementary Magnet – Medical Science
Dunbar is known around the state of Florida and nationally for its Medical Magnet Program. We are creating tomorrow’s doctors and nurses exploring the human body systems and healthy habits with partners like Brain Expansions, Scholastic Training, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, USF Health, Girls Inc., and more! Dunbar’s offerings to students will grow greatly this year with the addition of a Third Grade Accelerated Math Academy for students who have displayed exceptional performance on their math assessments. This first-of-its-kind program will allow students to accelerate through several years of Math by the end of their 5th-grade year. Upon entering middle school, these students will be prepared to take high school-level Math courses. Dunbar has a prescription for success, providing an opportunity for young scholars to explore the STEM field through their hands-on curriculum and interactive House Program.
Essrig Elementary Montessori Academy
The new Montessori Academy at Essrig Elementary School will open as the first-ever Montessori school in the history of our district. Families of 3-year-old, 4-year-old, and Kindergarten-aged students will be welcome to apply each year to participate in this one-of-its-kind approach to self-directed and self-paced learning. The program will foster rigorous, self-motivated growth for children in all areas of their development to nurture each child’s natural desire for knowledge, understanding, and respect.
Ferrell Girls Preparatory Academy – Cambridge International School
As a Cambridge International Magnet School and the only girls-only school in the district, we are dedicated to developing confident, dynamic, educated young women. Our technology-rich, interactive learning campus—including our 1:1 technology program—infuses 21st century tech skills into every student’s learning. Mentoring opportunities and community engagement create well-rounded learners.
Franklin Boys Preparatory Academy – Cambridge International Magnet School
As a Cambridge International Magnet School and the only boys-only school in the district, we are molding young men of distinction who will achieve greatness. We promote academic achievement, professionalism and self-confidence. Our young men prepare for college in a technology-rich environment with a robotics makerspace and Smart Boards and iPads available for every student. Free after-school Enrichment Academies include debate, golf and Model UN.
French American School of Tampa Bay
The French American School of Tampa Bay offers a unique culturally diverse experience through Dual Language education from PK to grade 6. We are also an IB World candidate school nurturing curiosity, creativity, and the ability to reflect. Our students are caring and active learners thanks to our exceptional faculty.
Greco Middle Magnet – International Baccalaureate Candidate
Our school-wide IB candidate program, guided by International Baccalaureate World School principles, works with community partners and the city of Temple Terrace to create a unique IB experience every day. Our school has exceptional programs on campus that allow students to explore their passion, all under the IB program umbrella.
Hillsborough Academy of Math & Science
A tuition-free public charter school serving Kindergarten to 8th Grade. Challenging and hand-on curriculum includes a special concentration on math and science, a technology-rich atmosphere, and a focus on character development. We are “A” rated offering the Cambridge program for Advanced Studies, extracurricular activities, clubs, and Edventure, before & after school program
Hillsborough Virtual K-12
Hillsborough Virtual K-12 offers personalized learning in a structured, yet flexible environment. It is a school choice option in which students learn in a digital space using a web-based curriculum with highly-qualified teachers from Hillsborough County. Students can take part in athletics and extracurricular activities at their zoned school.
Hillsdale Christian Academy
Hillsdale Christian Academy is a school that seeks to minister to families across the Tampa Bay area by reaching student’s intellectually, physically, spiritually, and socially. We combine rigorous curriculum with an educated and loving staff to give your student the best educational experience possible to the end of producing successful students for the glory of God.
Holy Trinity Lutheran School
Holy Trinity Lutheran School is a co-educational school located in the heart of South Tampa. Founded in 1958, HTLS offers an enriching and rewarding academic education in a loving and safe Christian environment. Our mission is to provide Christ-centered academic excellence and care for the whole child that equips them for lifelong learning and service.
Independence Academy provides a tuition-free, well-rounded college preparatory education. The challenging and rigorous curriculum includes a special concentration on math and science, a technology-rich atmosphere, and a focus on character development preparing students for their secondary education and beyond. Offerings include the Cambridge program for Advanced Studies, Edvantage before and after school program, Tampa Bay’s Grasses in Classes Program and Cognia accreditation.
Keystone Prep High School
Get ready to experience a school unlike anything you have encountered! Keystone Prep High School is a non-profit private school located in Odessa, just outside Tampa, with small classes and individualized support. Our mission is to not only help students achieve their full potential, but also reach pinnacles of success they never thought possible.
Land O’ Lakes Christian School
A Christ-honoring atmosphere for preschool through high school, LOLCS trains students to develop and grow spiritually, intellectually, socially and physically. We offer a fully accredited, balanced program that emphasizes spiritual life, challenging academics for college preparation, and opportunities for students to explore their interests and talents in fine arts and athletics.
LiFT’s mission is to inspire and empower people with neurodiversity to learn, thrive and succeed. LiFT offers low teacher to student ratios, individualized education plans and specific accommodations aligning with each individual student’s needs, workforce training and more so students successfully complete high school and increase their capacity for independence.
Lincoln Elementary Magnet – International Baccalaureate
At Lincoln we prepare students to meet the challenges of world citizenship with confidence, imagination and integrity. Students can study global cultures and develop an open and curious mind. Students engage in music and arts programs, Odyssey of the Mind, Robotics Team, inquiry-based learning centers, student action/service learning, world languages and more.
LLT Academy & LLT Academy South Bay are independent, not-for-profit, K-8 public charter schools. LLT Academies are established Leader in Me schools and have a whole-child approach to learning with well-rounded foundational academics as well as fine arts, music, and PE classes for all grade levels.
Lockhart Elementary Magnet – Creative Science Centre
At Lockhart, students learn using the latest technology, such as STEM tools, LEGO robotics and flight simulators. The national Project Lead the Way program engages students in hands-on activities, projects and problems that are reflective of real-world challenges. Students engage with robotics experiences, engineering challenges, outdoor learning and wildlife habitats.
Lomax Elementary Magnet – Gifted Talented Academy
At Lomax students are active thinking and learning citizens, engaging their minds with Math Olympiad, TiViTz, chess, Future Problem Solvers and Odyssey of the Mind. We embrace the arts with World Drumming, violin and Little Kids Rock; build with LEGO and VEX Robotics; and grow through Student Ambassadors and National Honor Society.
MacFarlane Park Elementary Magnet – International Baccalaureate
As the #1 Elementary Magnet School in America in 2020, we offer students a unique and unbelievable experience. We prepare students to meet the challenges of world citizenship with confidence, imagination and integrity. Students study global cultures, engage in music and arts programs, Odyssey of the Mind, Robotics Team, inquiry-based learning centers, student action/service learning, world languages and more.
Marshall Middle Magnet – International Baccalaureate Candidate
Marshall IB students are guided by the International Baccalaureate program. The school is an IB Candidate School with authorization on the close horizon. Students can engage in STEM, robotics, culinary arts, Math League and AVID college readiness. Optional Scholar Quest high school credit courses offer additional rigor.
Mother Teresa of Calcutta Catholic School
Mother Teresa of Calcutta Catholic School is a private elementary in Lutz, Florida serving Kindergarten through 8th grade. Our mission is to develop young people who strive for academic excellence, respect the dignity of each individual and foster service to others. We are committed to continuing our tradition of academic excellence by providing a rigorous curriculum in a nurturing Christ-centered environment. Guided by the example of Jesus and our patroness, Mother Teresa, we strive to develop a dedication of service to others and a devotion to the Catholic faith. We seek to instill self-discipline and promote the growth of the whole child-body, mind, and soul. By developing critical thinking and problem solving skills, we prepare our students for life-long learning.
Muller Elementary Magnet – Visual, Performing, Communication Arts and Environmental Studies
The only elementary magnet school to host TWO programs–arts and environmental science — Muller Magnet meets the needs of students of all interests! Daily, students experience strings, dance, music and art classes. They engage in the orchestra and rock band, performance groups and our annual musical. Students can explore the outdoor classroom, global gardens and take part in the National Honor Society and student government.
North Tampa Christian Academy
North Tampa Christian Academy (NTCA) is an accredited college preparatory private school, serving students in grades K – 12. Located in Wesley Chapel on 44 acres, NTCA provides immersive on-campus education that encourages innovation through project-based learning and an engaging thematic structure. When life demands flexibility for an off-campus option, we also provide the Titan Teacher Network, a “teacher-centric” live online learning experience.
Odessa Christian School
OCS is a Christ-focused school for motivated learners who want to dive into learning with an emphasis on mastery and application. Using inquiry, collaboration, exploration, and discussion as well as field trips and travel, students gain unparalleled responsibility, experience, perseverance and confidence in learning and public speaking.
Orange Grove Middle Magnet – Visual, Performing and Communication Arts
Be a shining star at Orange Grove, where high academic achievement meets creativity. Our historic campus includes two professional dance studios, video production, visual arts with a MAC lab and exceptional music and technical theater suites. We help our students prepare for their next step if they choose to apply to Blake High School or to hone their skills so they can “wow” their families. Our kids get a well-rounded education.
At the Patel Conservatory, every student deserves the opportunity to discover their creative potential. Our programs provide training in dance, theater and music. Camps and classes vary by length, age and skill level. Patel Conservatory classes require active learning participation by students and result in a performance.
Pepin Academies are non-profit, tuition-free, independent public charter schools serving students with learning and learning-related disabilities in 3rd-12th grades. Qualified as Exceptional Student Education (ESE) Center schools, we provide a diversified curriculum driven by the student’s needs in a positive therapeutic educational environment, as well as a transitional job training program for post-high school students who choose to defer receipt of their diploma.
Pinellas Preparatory Academy, Inc.
Pinellas Preparatory Academy is a high performing, “A” rated, tuition free K-8 public charter school. Besides our strong academics, you will find a culture of strong character and community. The school focuses on developing the talents of each student, while emphasizing high academic standards.
Progress Village Middle Magnet – Visual, Performing and Communication Arts
We are proud to offer the largest dance and culinary arts programs in Hillsborough County. We’re routinely recognized as a Magnet School of America national award winner and show our craft to organizations and events around the district. Students can try exciting electives such as Costume and Fashion Design, orchestra, journalism and more. The spotlight shines on students at Progress Village.
Rampello K-8 Magnet – Cultural Arts and Humanities
Join us at Rampello K-8 Magnet for experiential learning with walking field trips through downtown Tampa, and a differentiated instruction focus to meet the needs of all learners. We have strong community partnerships and school-wide AVID instructional strategies. Middle school electives include: Band/Jazz/Orchestra/Steel Drums, Art 2-D and 3-D, Spanish and Creative Writing.
Riverhills Elementary Magnet – International Baccalaureate
Located on the Hillsborough River, with all the science and experimental potential that implies, Riverhills Elementary prepares students to meet the challenges of world citizenship with confidence, imagination and integrity. Students can study global cultures and develop an open and curious mind. Students engage in music and arts programs, Odyssey of the Mind, Robotics Team, Inquiry-based learning centers, student action/service learning, world languages and more.
Riverview Academy of Math & Science
The tuition-free, public charter school proudly serves students from kindergarten through middle school with a well-rounded college preparatory education. The rigorous curriculum includes a special concentration on math and science, a technology-rich atmosphere, and a focus on character development. Offerings include the Cambridge program for Advanced Studies, Edvantage before and after school program, Tampa Bay’s Grasses in Classes Program and Cognia accreditation.
Rodgers Middle Magnet – Cambridge Candidate
Rodgers, an authorized Cambridge International Magnet School, offers learning guided by the rigorous, world renowned Cambridge Pathways philosophy. Located in Riverview’s Bell Creek Nature Preserve, we embrace and empower the whole student. Several National Board-Certified Teachers highlight our exceptional team of educators. Ask us about our Cambridge Honors Institute if you choose to apply!
Roland Park K-8 Magnet – International Baccalaureate
At Roland Park we inspire young inquiring minds to become compassionate, lifelong learners and internationally-minded people with respect for various cultures and a desire to serve others. Students can experience inquiry-based learning centers, transdisciplinary units of study, an outdoor classroom with an international garden, a strings program and world languages.
Safety Harbor Montessori Academy
Safety Harbor Montessori Academy is a learning community whose primary goal is to help students reach their full potential in all aspects of their development, in a loving, respectful atmosphere. We have programs for children, ages two through fourteen, providing continuity from early childhood to adolescence.
Seffner Christian Academy
Seffner Christian Academy is a distinctly Christian learning community for students in preschool – 12th grade. We are committed to developing well-rounded, Gospel-driven students who are prepared for life. SCA provides a comprehensive academic program with opportunities for dual enrollment and advanced placement courses, a competitive athletic program as a member of the Florida High School Athletic Association, and well rounded, award winning fine arts programs. The SCA Community is not only about an excellent educational experience, but preparing students to be committed to a life of service that honors the Lord. Please contact our Admissions department to schedule a time for you to experience the SCA difference!
Shore Elementary Magnet – Visual, Performing and Communication Arts
Shore Elementary is an award-winning Magnet School of the Arts located in historic Ybor City. Students learn through arts and science integration and can take part in the Annual Arts Festival and school musical. Students expand their horizons through visual art, dance, strings, music, drama, STEAM Engineering and robotics programs. Our partnership with the Straz Performing Arts Center brings Broadway to our students–something you will find at no other school!
Shorecrest Preparatory School
Founded in 1923, Shorecrest is a coed, nonsectarian, PK3-12 independent school in St. Petersburg, FL. In a safe, student-centered environment, Shorecrest educates a diverse community of students to become lifelong learners in the pursuit of personal and academic excellence, physical well-being, creative achievement and the development of a commitment to social responsibility.
Simmons Career Acceleration Academy High School
Simmons Career Acceleration Academy High School in Plant City serves students 9-12, providing a school culture focused on academic achievement, personal growth, and preparing students for a successful future after high school. Students experience a hybrid learning approach, career preparation through industry certifications, and a streamlined path to graduation. Students can take part in athletics and extracurricular activities at their zoned school.
Skycrest Christian School
Skycrest Christian School offers a 21st century education that enables your children to enter their high school years with outstanding academic preparation, leadership skills and confidence in their ability to succeed. Skycrest offers newly integrated technology, extensive extracurricular activities, and dedicated and caring teachers. Scholarships are available to qualified families.
Sligh Middle Magnet – Human Health and Performance, Medical Administration and Sciences
Join a culture of future health professionals whose uniforms are doctors’ scrubs four days a week. At Sligh Middle Magnet we prepare students for one of the fastest growing career fields in the country. Electives engage all students with Career and Technical Education, Family and Consumer Science and our AVID college readiness program.
South County Career Acceleration Academy High School
South County Career Center offers an accelerated program to any high school student to either earn previously lost credits or to accelerate in current courses using Edgenuity. We currently offer Automotive program as well as Agriculture as electives.
South Tampa Academy at Monroe Middle Magnet – International Baccalaureate Candidate
At South Tampa Academy at Monroe Middle Magnet, we develop active learners and internationally-minded students. Students will be guided by the International Baccalaureate World School Philosophy. Students can pursue unique electives like computer modeling and simulation. Our sixth grade structure creates a supportive middle school transition. We are the only middle magnet school in South Tampa and prepare our students to potentially step into the halls of Robinson IB!
St. Cecelia Interparochial Catholic School
St. Cecelia Interparochial Catholic School (SCS) is a two-time recipient of the prestigious Blue Ribbon Award, having been recognized in both 2020 and 2010. Blue Ribbon is the highest award that a school can receive for academic excellence by the Department of Education. SCS is also Pinellas county’s only private school to offer the International Baccalaureate to students in grades PreK-3 through 8th grade. Through the International Baccalaureate Programme, we provide tools, develop character and teach skills that prepare our students to thrive in high school, college and beyond. We remain steadfast in our commitment to our students’ educational and personal success and to the betterment of our local and global communities.
St. John’s Episcopal Parish Day School
Located in the heart of Tampa, St. John’s Episcopal School delivers an unparalleled, values-driven, progressive education for children in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. Hard work, faith, respect, honesty and a commitment to excellence allow our graduates to thrive in high school, college and beyond.
St. Lawrence Catholic School
St. Lawrence is a Parish school filled with rich traditions of our Catholic faith. The graduates are well prepared spiritually and academically for the next phase of their journey, high school. We pride ourselves in our motto, “La Familia.” All are welcome here at St. Lawrence Catholic School.
St. Mary’s Episcopal Day School
St. Mary’s Episcopal Day School provides challenging academics, performing and visual arts, competitive athletics, technology, public speaking, world languages, global studies, community service, religious education and more. St. Mary’s highly-qualified pre-K through 8th grade faculty inspires students to achieve their best, developing into well-rounded individuals ready for the challenges ahead.
Stewart Middle Magnet – NASA Explorer School
Be part of one of the only nationally recognized NASA Explorer Schools in the country! Through our Project Lead the Way curriculum, students choose from electives like aerospace and engineering. Stewart partners with NASA, NOAA and the U.S. Air Force for real-world learning. Our location on the Hillsborough River and next to Blake and near Dunbar Magnet add to the opportunities our students enjoy every day!
Tampa Catholic High School
Tampa Catholic High School is a co-educational school of the Diocese of St. Petersburg dedicated to providing students with “Veritas et Caritas” (truth and charity) through educational excellence in a Christ centered environment. Its curriculum reinforces critical thinking, collaboration, creativity, problem solving and depth of understanding necessary for 21st-century learners.
Tampa Day School
Celebrating 50 years of meeting the needs of bright students with Dyslexia, ADHD or anxiety, Tampa Day School offers a uniquely designed college-prep curriculum. With small class sizes, instruction incorporates interactive and hands-on experiences, along with an emphasis on study and organizational skills, promoting success and improved confidence. Contact us to learn more!
Tampa Heights Elementary Magnet – Global Leadership Academy
At Tampa Heights Elementary Magnet, our students become innovative thinkers who achieve academically and socially through our seven Wonders—leadership, environment, economics, wellness, innovation, communication and culture. Students can participate in Model United Nations and Odyssey of the Mind, learn world languages and leadership, and experience cultural clusters such as yoga, cooking, African art and LEGO makerspace.
Tampa Prep (Tampa Preparatory School)
At Tampa Prep, we don’t limit our thinking. We keep moving forward even if we can’t see over the horizon just yet. We stay open to new ideas and at the ready for new challenges. We are Florida’s Most Innovative School. We are Tampa Prep, a co-ed, independent school for grades 6 – 12 in downtown Tampa. We are here to inspire the next great explorers, innovators and creators.
The Vanguard School
The Vanguard School is a co-educational boarding and day school for students in grades 6-12. Vanguard specializes in educating students who experience academic learning challenges in an environment that works with academic strategies, executive functioning, social skills, celebrates student strengths and assists in transitioning into higher educational opportunities and independent living.
The Waldorf School of Tampa Bay
The Waldorf School of Tampa Bay is a 24-year old early childhood and elementary school with a 100+ year old European curriculum rooted in child development. Our preschool and kindergarten is play-based with an emphasis on developing the physical body, and our grades classes teach art, music, movement and practical skills concurrently with robust academics. All our children spend between 2 to 6 hours outdoors, every day.
Valrico Lake Advantage Academy
A tuition-free, public charter school proudly serving students in kindergarten through fifth Grade, Valrico Lake Advantage Academy provides a well-rounded elementary foundation through a challenging curriculum with a focus on teaching math and science in proven and innovative instructional methods preparing students for their secondary education and beyond. We are an “A” rated Florida School of Excellence offering the Cambridge program for Advanced Studies. Cognia accredited.
Victory Charter School Tampa K-12
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Walker Middle Magnet – International Baccalaureate
We develop creative and confident learners. Communication, reflection and whole-child learning energize Walker Middle Magnet, Odessa’s IB World School. As a Magnet School of Distinction, students are exposed to a rigorous curriculum. High-impact teachers and our Florida Power School Library highlight our exceptional, highly-rated team of educators.
Web of Wisdom
WOW, where learning meets adventure and education isn’t limited to the classroom. We offer college preparatory academics (AP/Dual Enrollment) in conjunction with extraordinary extracurriculars. These include snorkeling, kayaking, fishing, climbing, camping, athletics (K-12), computer programming, automotive repair, music and photography. We are the education that you’re looking for, with the experiences that your child will remember forever.
Westlake Christian School
Westlake Christian School, a National Blue Ribbon School, is accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools/Cognia. Westlake’s mission is to help students develop in their faith, academics, fine arts and athletics. Westlake serves approximately 475 students in Kindergarten through eighth grade from Northern Pinellas County, Southern Pasco County, Trinity, Westchase and surrounding communities.
Williams Middle Magnet – International Baccalaureate
At Williams Middle Magnet we are a top-ranked IB World School, earning an A-grade for nearly 20 years! We create global learners focused on intercultural awareness and communication. Scholar Quest high school credit offerings challenge students in French, algebra and emerging technology in business. Connect through clubs including LEGO Robotics, Model UN, Future Business Leaders of America and our award-winning Chess Club.
Young Middle Magnet – Creative Science Centre
At Young Middle Magnet we empower creative learners with our Project Lead the Way STEM curriculum. We focus on engineering, sustainability and “Global Planting”—engaging students in hands-on learning with an on-campus hydroponic farm and greenhouse, along with student-constructed rain gardens. Students learn using state-of-the-art technology, including touch-enabled whiteboards and 3-D printers.