Primrose School of South Tampa


Welcome to
Primrose Schools®

Our teachers and caregivers are chosen for their passion for helping children achieve their full potential. We invite you to visit and see our Balanced Learning® approach in action.

Our Vision

Primrose Students
Tend to Outperform
Their Peers.

Find out how our time-tested Balanced Learning approach makes the difference.

Franchise Owners

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Jana Radtke and Christy Blackard

Latest News

  • Primrose School of South Tampa "Author Series" continues with Kate Kyres

    On January 18th and 19th, as part of our Primrose School of South Tampa Author Series, we will meet author Kate Kyres. Kate will visit to read her book "The Pirates' Fixable Teeth". This fits perfectly as we celebrate Tampa's Gasparilla! Kate is a mother, lawyer, and creator of Silly Dilly's & The Enchanted Spot. This witty tale inspires literacy and promotes dental health and is the third author visit in our "Meet the Author" series. Our children enjoy these story times and meeting the special visitors that contribute to children's literacy! Welcome, Kate Kyres! The book is available to purchase at and if you purchase in advance, Kate will sign and deliver your book to the school!

  • Primrose School of South Tampa - A GOLD Donor!

    Through generous donations from Primrose Parents and Community Partners, as well as the hard work of our teachers and leadership team, Primrose School of South Tampa raised $6,300 for the Primrose Children's Foundation, $6,300 for Ronald McDonald House of Tampa Bay, $10,000 and over 3,500 pounds of canned/non-perishable food items for Metropolitan Ministries of Tampa Bay, and lots of Toys for Tots during the holiday season! Thank you to our wonderful teachers, leadership team members, students, parents, and community sponsors for helping us make it a banner year for caring and giving during 2016!

  • Why Balanced Learning┬« Works

    It's a fact: children learn better when they are engaged. That's why purposeful play and nurturing guidance from teachers are key components of Balanced Learning. See how this time-tested approach with a strong emphasis on life skills and character development can help your child develop and excel.

  • Tampa Gasparilla Children's Parade - Saturday, 1/21/17

    Hundreds of floats, Krewes, marching bands, dance troops, school and community organizations, and lots of beads ... It's Gasparilla time in Tampa! The Children's Gasparilla Parade will be held on 1/21/17 from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m. along beautiful Bayshore Boulevard. The Children's Gasparilla Parade has been part of Tampa's Gasparilla celebration since 1947! The parade begins at Bay to Bay & Bayshore, proceeds north along Bayshore, and ends at Edison Avenue. The parade is broadcast live on our business partner - Fox 13 and streamed live on

  • No Part-Time VPK - TWO School Holidays in February!

    There are TWO part-time VPK holidays in Feburary. There will be no part-time VPK classes held on Friday, February 10th for the Florida State Fair holiday, and Monday, February 20th for Presidents' Day holiday. All of our currently enrolled, school-aged Explorer students are welcome to attend all day for these two school holidays as we have some very fun activities planned!

  • February Car Seat Inspections

    Sign up sheet at Reception Desk - our February Safe School partnership car seat inspection with Tampa General Hospital/Children's Medical Center will be held on Tuesday, February 21st at Primrose School of South Tampa. This valuable service is provided at no charge to Primrose Parents thanks to our partnership with TGH! Sign up today!

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