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Carrollwood Day School
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  • Private
  • TAMPA, FL

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Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade B+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$100
Interview Required
No
Required/Recommended Tests
SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$24,235
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Carrollwood Day School

An IB World School, Carrollwood Day School is known for excellence in academics with an emphasis on character development enriched by a wealth of arts, sports, and extracurricular programming. Students flourish in a rich continuum of learning that begins in preschool and will last a lifetime. CDS's signature STEEM program combines science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and entrepreneurship education.

"Education with Character" is the foundation of the culture at CDS. Faculty, staff, coaches, and parents partner to create an inclusive school community where students feel safe, supported, and connected.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1260
103 responses
Average ACT
28
76 responses

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Thank you for your interest in Carrollwood Day School. As you explore the many opportunities Carrollwood Day School offers students and families, please know that the admission office is here to help in any way we can. We strive to make our admission process extremely personal and individualized to help you determine if CDS is the “right fit” for your child and family.

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 9 responses
Poll
89%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 9 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 24 responses
  • Sports events
    25%
  • International Day
    21%
  • Senior speeches
    17%
  • District theater competitions
    13%
  • IB Project Presentations
    13%
  • Homecoming
    4%
  • Parent Seminars
    4%

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Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,060
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 12 responses
58%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 12 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 12 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$14,484
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
2 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 14 responses
Poll
93%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 14 responses
Poll
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 14 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 7 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 7 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 7 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$63,270
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,027
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$231,000
National
$217,500

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