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 2020 will be available in November 2019.
  • 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
  • Dedication to excellence and a desire to make a positive difference in the world

Sample Daily Berkeley Academy Schedule

Morning Activities:
Arrival & Breakfast
Morning Meeting
Academic Classes (Math, Science, English, History)

Afternoon Activities:
Athletics & Library Exploration
Enrichments (Music, Dance, Baking, Technology, Drama, Debate, Engineering, etc.)
Family Group


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.