The Berkeley Academy seeks students who love to learn and have a desire to go to college.  A Berkeley Academy student will be self-motivated, demonstrate good behavior, have above average grades and want to make a positive difference in the world. The only cost for a student is consistent attendance, motivation, a positive attitude, hard work and a six-year commitment to the program.

Applications for 2019 will be available in November 2018.
QUALIFYING CRITERIA FOR PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS:
  • Rising seventh-grader
  • Eligible for free or reduced lunch
  • Proficiency above grade level
  • Motivation to sustain a six-week, high-intensity, academic preparation program and monthly Saturday programming
  • Six-year commitment
  • Dedicated to excellence and a desire to make a positive difference in the world

Sample Daily Berkeley Academy Schedule

Morning Activities:
Arrival and Breakfast
Morning Meeting
Period One
Period Two
Snack
Period Three
Period Four
(Periods Will Cover Science, Math, History, and English)

Afternoon Activities:
Lunch
Explorations
(Technology, Drama, Debate, Music, Public Speaking, Leadership, Tutorial, Study Skills, World Languages, etc.)
Athletics
(Football, Swimming, Tennis, Basketball, etc.)
Small Group Meetings
Dismissal

BERKELEY PREPARATORY SCHOOL

4811 Kelly Road
Tampa, FL 33615
(813) 885-1673

Berkeley puts people in the world who make a positive difference.

Berkeley Preparatory School is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory, Episcopal-affiliated day school for children in grades Pre-K – 12. Dedicated to academic excellence, character development, the arts and athletics, Berkeley’s curriculum is designed to support the talent and ambition of each student. Guided by the vision statement “Berkeley puts people in the world who make a positive difference,” Berkeley strives to instill a strong sense of morality, ethics and social responsibility in its students.