In the Press

United Way Suncoast

United Way Suncoast Supports Graduate Support Services!

Academy Prep graduates will continue to find guidance through high school and college thanks to Graduate Support Services and an infusion of funding from United Way Suncoast! The Academy Prep Foundation received two grants totaling $55,000 from United Way Suncoast's Community Investment fund to support its Graduate Support Services program for students in Tampa and St. Petersburg.

Click here to read the official press release.


Mr. Young is an A+ Teacher!

Academy Prep Center of Tampa's chess instructor, Michael Young, was selected as Bay News 9's A+ Teacher! Through our Center of Excellence in Chess, Mr. Young, a 23-year veteran educator and coach, is teaching our students critical thinking skills.

Click here to watch Mr. Young's interview!

Coca Cola Florida

Coke Florida Supports Tech Needs at APT

This year, Coke Florida is celebrating Black History Month by donating $100,000 in technology to dozens of local nonprofit organizations and schools, including Academy Prep Center of Tampa. 

Click here to learn how Coke Florida is supporting education in our community.

Academy Prep Volunteer and Student

Supporting Diversity in STEM with Stantec

Our community partner, Stantec, is dedicated to supporting inclusion and diversity in STEM education. Adam Carnegie, Senior Project Manager at Stantec and Academy Prep volunteer, shares his experiences tutoring our students and how Stantec is committed to their education and futures.

Click here to read about Adam's work with our students and our partnership with Stantec.