Morning Bus Service

Tampa Prep currently offers morning bus service from the Brandon, Tampa Palms, Carrollwood and Westchase areas based on interest.

BRANDON
  • Cracker Barrel, off Mango Rd. beside the Lazydays RV Center
    Bus arrives at 7:00 a.m., departs at 7:10 a.m.
  • Sears Automotive, Brandon Town Center Lumsden Rd
    Bus arrives 7:35 a.m., departs for school 7:45 a.m.
TAMPA PALMS
  • Muvico, off of Bruce B. Bowns Blvd.
    Bus arrives 7:05 a.m., departs for school 7:15 a.m.
  • Publix at City Plaza at Tampa Palms
    Bus arrives 7:25 a.m., departs for school 7:35 a.m.
CARROLLWOOD
  • Chili's, Dale Mabry and Fletcher Avenue
    Bus arrives 7:35 a.m., departs for school 7:45 a.m.
WESTCHASE
  • Applebee's parking lot, Sheldon Rd and Linebaugh Ave
    Bus arrives 7:15 a.m., departs for school 7:25 a.m.
  • Publix parking lot, Countryway Blvd and Linebaugh Ave
    Bus arrives 7:35 a.m., departs for school 7:45 a.m.

The cost for this service is $600/semester or $1200/year. In addition to the semester and yearly morning service, please know that our Bus service is just that, a service. Should a family ever need to take advantage of our bus service for occasional purposes, students may hop on the bus and ask for an occasional bus ticket. Occasional bus tickets are $120 and allow a student a total of 12 rides.

The central pick-up locations and times for each area are listed in the Parent Portal.

To sign up for the Terrapin Bus Service, complete the form at right. You must also print, sign and return the BUS SERVICE BEHAVIOR CONTRACT. Contact Wes Burns at 813.251.8481 or wburns@tampaprep.org with any questions.