Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Dr. Joyce Burick Swarzman
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 80

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Homeroom/advisory
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
International baccalaureate
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning At Corbett Prep, we strive to provide a stimulating learning experience that appreciates the uniqueness of each learner and promotes expression through an extensive arts program. Using the best in brain-based teaching practices, highly trained teachers guide students from PreK3 through 8th grade to discover and develop their academic, artistic, and athletic gifts and talents.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Environmental
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
World languages
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Internships
Multi-aged classrooms
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
4
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
2
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Gifted and talented programs
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 77% 42%
Black 8% 23%
Hispanic 6% 29%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
6
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
14
Clubs
including: Debate
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Forensics club
Gardening
Math club
Recycling club
Science club
Student council / government
Technology club
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:30 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Parent involvement details Corbett Prep communicates with parents via weekly emails from the Headmaster as well as through the students "Thursday folder," which contains the letter and all relevant information for each student. We have an active Parent-Faculty Association (PFA) who also keeps parents apprised of volunteer opportunities.

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation options (misc.) Roundtrip bus transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Florida Council of Independent Schools
Partner website Www.fcis.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.corbettprep.com/admissions/
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $7,550
Tuition range (high) $14,355
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012