UPPER SCHOOL BACK-TO-SCHOOL RESOURCES

2022-2023

IMPORTANT CONTACTS

Robert Franz | Head of the Upper School
Christine Jisha | Academic Dean
Lisa Harman | Dean of Students
Andrea Cafaro | Upper School Assistant

VISIT THE PARENT PORTAL FOR ADDITIONAL TOOLS AND INFORMATION



 

2022-2023 SCHOOL OPENINGS AND CLOSINGS  - See this 2022-23 Major Dates Calendar for pertinent school openings and closings.

Save the Dates!
New Parent Shindig | August 24 - NEW Upper School parents please join us the first week of school for a welcome event! Mix and mingle with other Tampa Prep parents of new students and spend time with key members of the school community in a happy hour atmosphere. This is a parent ONLY event hosted by the Admissions and Development Offices.

Parents' Night | September 8 at 6pm - All parents are welcomed to school to meet their child's teachers as part of a back-to-school event.

"FIRST WEEK" OF SCHOOL FOR UPPER SCHOOL STUDENTS

Sun., August 14 

Juniors depart for Pisgah National Forest. Details have been shared with juniors and their families and may also be found on this page of the parent portal on our website.

Week of August 15

Back to school activities begin the week of August 15 for students in grades 9, 10, and 12 (11th grade departs for Pisgah on August 14). There will be no overnight trips during the first week of school for grades 9, 10 and 12, but there will be a full day of activities off-campus for each Upper School grade level.   Details for each grade are given here

IMPORTANT TOOLS All families will have access to our student information and LMS in MyTampaPrep where you will access:

- homework assignments
- re-enrollment & billing
- update family/profile contact information
- student schedules
- semester grades & report cards
- absentee & disciplinary information
- online student-parent directory
- academic & school calendars
- attendance records

FALL SPORTS PRACTICES: Start dates are available on the Tampa Prep Athletics website

SUMMER TO-DOS

REQUIRED SUMMER ASSIGNMENTS 
The English Department and AP classes have required reading and assignments for students during the summer months. 2022-2023 SUMMER ASSIGNMENTS

ACCESS TO SCHEDULES IN MYTAMPAPREP Student schedules for the 2022-2023 school year will be available via MyTampaPrep by the week of Aug 8th. NOTE:  NEW students should access MyTampaPrep using their parents' login information. If you need help logging into MyTampaPrep email mtpinfo@tampaprep.org or call 813-251-8481 ext. 4055.

iPADs & APPS iPad 9th generation or newer - WiFi only - 64GB or greater - please refer to iPad Specs.   
Please do not wait, if you need to purchase an iPad, as shipping delays may impact availability.

HEALTH FORMS IN MAGNUS Please see these INSTRUCTIONS about using Magnus, our health form portal. These forms are now PAST DUE and must be submitted immediately. ALL families can access their 2022-2023 Magnus forms through MyTampaPrep. 

TEXTBOOKS & SUPPLIES The majority of our course content is available digitally via students' iPads. Any additional course content will be purchased either by the School (and distributed to students), or purchased directly by the student. Information on what content you will need to purchase will be provided in course syllabi during class. 2022-2023 UPPER SCHOOL SUPPLIES list. 

FOR NEW STUDENTS

TECH TRAINING
All new students will receive an hour-long iPad tech training at the end of the summer so that every new student is ready to go when school begins. 

PLACEMENT TESTING AND COURSE SCHEDULING

Placement testing recommendations will be entered directly into MyTampa Prep.  If your child took placement tests on May 14, the information is already posted.  There is another placement testing date available for new students on August 4th. 

All students (new and returning) should have completed your course requests. If you have not, please contact Mr. Franz at rfranz@tampaprep.org immediately.

DRESS CODE See page 40 of the 2022-2023 GUIDE FOR ACADEMICS & STUDENT LIFE for dress code details. 

BUS INFORMATION The School offers morning bus service from Brandon, Carrollwood, Tampa Palms and Westchase. For details, visit info.tampaprep.org/bus or contact Wes Burns at Wburns@tampaprep.org.