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Carrollwood Day School
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  • Private
  • TAMPA, FL

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
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$25,500
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' 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
112 responses
Average ACT
28
82 responses

Inspiring students to better the world!

Since the inception of CDS in 1982, we have prided ourselves on being a community of learners. We have grown from a preschool into a comprehensive program with three divisions through high school. With a commitment to educating the whole child CDS is recognized nationally as an International Baccalaureate, Cum Laude Society institution.

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 11 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 33 responses
  • Sports events
    24%
  • International Day
    18%
  • Senior speeches
    15%
  • IB Project Presentations
    12%
  • District theater competitions
    9%
  • Homecoming
    9%
  • Spirit Week
    6%

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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
1,163
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 14 responses
57%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 14 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 14 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
7:1
National
17:1
Poll
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 16 responses
Poll
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 16 responses
Poll
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 16 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
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 9 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 9 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 9 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
$66,623
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,121
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$247,300
National
$229,800

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