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.

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  • #1 Private School in Tampa

    #1

    Berkeley has been ranked as the top private school in Tampa Bay and #6 in Florida by Niche.com. The ranking measures SAT/ACT scores, college enrollment, culture, and diversity grades and surveys from parents and students based on their overall experience.
  • 100%

    100% of Berkeley graduates go to college. The Class of 2022 was accepted to a combined total of 193 colleges and universities in 33 states, Washington D.C., and five foreign countries.
  • 1:1 Technology

    1:1

    Berkeley uses Apple iPads and computers as part of our campus-wide 1:1 technology integration resulting in 100 percent of our faculty being certified Apple Teachers.
  • 21

    Twenty-one percent of the Class of 2022 earned some designation from the National Merit program, either Semi-Finalist, Finalist, Commended Scholar, National African American, or National Hispanic Scholar. 
  • 30,000 Community Service Hours

    30,000

    Annually, our students perform more than 30,000 hours of service.
  • 72 Advanced Credit Courses

    72

    Collectively more than 72 AP©, Honors, and Advanced Topics courses are offered in the Upper Division. With an impressive 90 percent of students taking an AP© exam, scoring a 3 or higher and earning an 86 percent pass rate overall, students at Berkeley Preparatory School stand out among their college-bound peers.
  • Faculty Advanced Degrees

    70%

    With an average of 18 years’ experience in the teaching profession, more than 70 percent of our faculty hold advanced degrees and all faculty are supported in our ongoing professional development.
  • 80%

    More than 80% of students participate in the athletic program that includes 16 sports and more than 80 teams. In 2021-22, Berkeley won the FHSAA Floyd E. Lay Sunshine Cup All-Sports Award for the best overall athletic program in Class 3A, the FHSAA Fred E. Rozelle Sportsmanship Award, the FACA Cary McDonald Award winner for the Athletic Program of the Year for Class 3A, and yet another FHSAA Overall Academic State Championship.

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Nationally recognized for our exceptional education, Berkeley Preparatory School is equally distinguished by our close-knit community. Here, in a uniquely positive learning environment, students of every talent are welcomed and celebrated. Surrounded by opportunity, encouraged by one another, Berkeley students feel empowered to pursue their passions, reach their full potential, and make a positive difference in the world.
Founded in 1960, Berkeley is an independent Episcopal day school for boys and girls in Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12. Combining academic excellence with a spirit of social responsibility, Berkeley develops well-rounded individuals seeking to make a positive difference in the world.