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School Profile 2020-2021 | School Code: 101729 Kevin M. Plummer

Carl C. Carlson

Cheryl A. Leonhardt

Tammy Honegger

Head of School

Head of the Upper School

Director of College Counseling

Director of Admissions

kplummer@tampaprep.org

ccarlson@tampaprep.org

cleonhardt@tampaprep.org

thonegger@tampaprep.org

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Welcome to Florida’s Most Innovative School, located in the heart of downtown Tampa. We offer a technologically advanced environment carefully crafted to: – elevate students’ learning experiences – foster collaboration and a growth mindset – challenge students in ways a more conventional environment cannot.

SUBMITTED

A culture of innovation and creativity at Tampa Prep empowers willingness to try new ideas and push envelopes. The result? Students graduate uniquely prepared to succeed in a world of accelerating change, able to adapt and evolve.

CLASS OF 2020 QUICK FACTS

ADMITTED TO A 4-YEAR COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY

886

APPLICATIONS OF WHICH

93%

RECEIVED POSITIVE DECISIONS.

94%

ADMITTED TO THEIR FIRST CHOICE SCHOOL

ACADEMIC CONCENTRATIONS Concentrated studies provide the opportunity for in-depth exploration of these fields.

– STEM – Global Studies – Humanities – 6 Arts

ATHLETIC TEAMS

UNIQUE ELECTIVES

69 state championships since 1974

Algebra 3 with Financial Implications The Chemistry of Art Contemporary World Affairs Cultural Art Studies Digital Music Studio Emergency Medical Response Food Chemistry iOS App Development Poetry in Motion Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3

87%

Soccer (M,W) Baseball Lacrosse Softball Tennis (M,W) Track (M,W) Rowing (M,W)

91%

121

enrolled in

APPLIED ED OR EARLY ACTION

14

COLLEGE ATHLETES

More Than 50 Clubs & Activities such as Debate Team, Model United Nations, Virtual Reality Creation Club SOCIETIES: Cum Laude Society, Mu Alpha Theta, National Art Honor Society, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Science National Honor Society

Bowling Cross Country (M,W) Golf (M,W) Swim & Dive (M,W) Volleyball Basketball (M,W) Wrestling

APPLIED TO AN OUTOF-STATE COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY

SOCIETIES, CLUBS & ACTIVITIES

students

of the class of 2020

65 different colleges and universities

23 states

in

& 3 countries

55% 45% in state out of state


TAMPA PREP AT A GLANCE

AP EXAMS In 2019-20,

AP

182 students took

FOUNDED IN

5

National AP Scholars

1974

AP Scholar with 25 Distinction

433 exams

AP Scholar with 24 Honor

with an

700

26

AP Scholars

80% pass rate

STUDENTS

NATIONAL MERIT RECOGNITION (CLASS OF 2021)

GRADES

National Merit Semifinalists 5 National Merit Commended Scholars 6

6–12

CUMULATIVE GRADE DISTRIBUTION OUTLINE GPA Quintiles:

first

second

third

fourth

fifth

4.83-4.42

4.38-4.13

4.09-3.81-

3.79-3.54

3.49-2.30

3

FULL TIME COLLEGE COUNSELORS

CLASS RANK Due to the highly academic nature of our school and the small class size, we do not rank students numerically. Instead, individual weighted grade point averages are reported.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

GRADING SCALE

English

4 years

Mathematics

4 years

History

3 years

Science

3 years

World Languages

3 years of one language

Fine Arts

2 years

Physical Education

1.5 years

Electives

2 years

Spoken Declamations

Annual

Senior Internship

A+ A AB+ B BC+ C CD+ D DF

97-100 93-96 90-92 87-89 83-86 80-82 77-79 73-76 70-72 67-69 63-66 60-62 below 60

4.33 4.00 3.67 3.33 3.00 2.67 2.33 2.00 1.67 1.33 1.00 0.67 0.00

UPPER SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

1200

114

CLASS OF 2023

129

CLASS OF 2024

129

male

female

26

1241

25

1100

24

1059

1050

950

CLASS OF 2022

55% 45%

Class of 2020 ACT Mean Composite Score Comparison

1150

1000

111

TOTAL: 483

Students are expected to carry a minimum of five academic courses during each of the four years. Students generally take AP courses during their junior and senior years. A maximum of three AP courses per year is usually recommended.

Class of 2020 SAT Mean Total Score Comparison

CLASS OF 2021

23

44.0% CAUCASIAN

22

999

21

900

20

850

19 Tampa Prep Florida

DIVERSITY PROFILE

24.2

Nation

20.9 20.1 Tampa Prep Florida

Nation

12.0%

ASIAN / PACIFIC ISLANDER

7.6%

AFRICAN AMERICAN

12.8%

HISPANIC OR LATINO

23.6%

NOT REPORTED

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