Shorecrest Preparatory School

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5101 1st St Ne

Saint Petersburg, FL 33703

(727) 522-2111

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 889

Students Per Teacher: 10

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26 Parent Reviews for Shorecrest Preparatory School

Now that we are moving out of Tampa Bay and having had to find a school for the children (ages 5 and 8) in a different part of the state, we can say that Shorecrest Early Childhood and Lower Division did a terrific job preparing both kids academically and socially. Terrific leadership, challenging academic ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/08/13

Having moved here from another state and attended public school there, we find Shorecrest average at best and certainly not worth the big tuition required. It is extremely hard to mainstream in if your child begins after lower division as kids and parents have been together and formed relationships ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/07/13

I have been highly disappointed with this school and can now compare what a dedicated and loving environment is about in the current school my children attend. The excellence that they promote is only related to fundraising. The lack of interest on the child as a whole is shocking. The school is all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/12

Shorecrest hires their teachers according to diploma prestige, giving additional priority to teachers who have taught overseas. As a result, very few of their teachers can actually teach to the broad range of learning styles that make up a classroom of students. To fill this gap, Shorecrest offers private ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/26/12

II dis agree with the post about colleges not looking at how challenging courses are! Currently in the college search process, that is one thing they absolutely look at!! The weight your GPA based exactly on the difficulty of your course liad giving Shorecrest students a great advantage!!!

Posted by a parent on 12/17/11

I attended this school from K-12 and must say that this is an excellent school compared to others in the area. On several occasions "A" students from other schools transferred and found that it isn't easy to earn an "A" at Shorecrest. I have gone on to get undergrad and graduate school, and hands down, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/16/11

I can only give this school and average mark for the following reasons: the teachers are not there because they want to be. They are obviously heavily influenced by the wealthy parents. This is not a school I will allow my student to attend any longer. The richest 1% of the nation truly does dictate ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/05/11

Not sure where the comment about teachers lacking passion came from in a previous comment. I've been very impressed with the faculty at Shorecrest and consider them the reason to send my kids to school there. While no school is perfect, I know that my two kids are challenged and supported by a caring ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/28/11

My child attends Shorecrest and every day I feel fortunate that she is able to receive her education in such a wonderful environment, with so much to offer! She is is faced with healthy challenges every day and has grown astronomically since entering the school. The parent support network is fantastic ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/12/11

Shorecrest is tops in the early childhood, but as you progress to middle school, you have quite a few inexperienced teachers and lack of passion for teaching. If you have an above average student place put them in public school where they will be challenged. Be prepared to hire tutors if your student ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/15/10

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Saint Petersburg schools — Shorecrest Preparatory School is located at 5101 1st St Ne, Saint Petersburg FL 33703. 5101 1st St Ne is in the 33703 ZIP code in Saint Petersburg, FL Shorecrest Preparatory School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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