U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Covid-19 Information Page
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Florida > Tampa Bay
 [Register]
Tampa Bay Tampa - St. Petersburg - Clearwater
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 12-07-2009, 08:42 AM
 
49 posts, read 194,717 times
Reputation: 24

Advertisements

Hello,,
I might be moving for a new job in Tampa,, specifically the job is just south of the Tampa INTL airport on Cypress st...

I would not mind a 30-40 minute one way commute to work, nothing really more than that,,

The most important thing I need to research is what public middle and high school is best within that radius.. I have a 12yr old that is slightly ADHD still and Dyslexic,, although this year in 7th grade has been her best, getting all A's & B's now,, and she finally seems to be able to keep up with her work and is in mostly reg ed classes, only special ed is the math and language arts, but she is really doing amazing..

I am looking for an area to live that is safe obviously and since I am from the Chicago suburbs, I know nothing at all about florida,, the good school is my main concern, from there, I will look for housing,,

I am confused how the school assignments go,, I heard you don't get to go to a school simply because you live close to it,, how does this work??

What counties would be best to live in?? I would be looking at homes in the low 200K range.. I could afford more, but don't want to pay more,,

Since the office I could be relocating to is right near I-275,, would it be better to live over in the St. Pete's area??

Also a neighborhood that is GLBT friendly would be good as well,, those of you in the family would understand about that....
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 12-09-2009, 09:24 AM
 
4 posts, read 7,271 times
Reputation: 10
if you can afford a private school for your daughter, check out Tampa Day School. ADHD is their specialty. "One Child at a Time" is what they live by. Goes through 8th grade, but they do have a small high school. They're in the Citrus Park/Carrollwood area north of downtown.
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 03-27-2011, 01:44 AM
 
34 posts, read 80,597 times
Reputation: 32
Public High Schools: Plant High School. Safe neighborhood also.
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Florida > Tampa Bay
View detailed profiles of:
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:09 AM.

© 2005-2020, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Contact Us - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37 - Top