New Tampa Digital Academy offers students a variety of tech and digital courses not found at neighboring traditional or charter schools! Our courses are designed to prepare students for a career in the tech and digital workforce. Students can select an area of concentration that interests them most or select from our wide range of courses. From video game design to creating objects on a 3D printer, there is something for everyone! At program completion, students will earn a special designation on their diploma and graduate with a Digital Academy cord!

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Who needs to apply to be accepted into New Tampa Digital Academy?
    Students from outside the Liberty Middle and Freedom High attendance boundary will be accepted by lottery selection from among all applicants based on our district’s Choice lottery procedures. Every student at Liberty Middle and Freedom High will be able to take courses within the New Tampa Digital Academy.
    How do I apply to be in New Tampa Digital Academy?
    The application process for New Tampa Digital Academy is completed through our district’s Choice program at [HillsboroughSchools.org/choice]HillsboroughSchools.org/choice . Be sure to select “Liberty Middle” or “Freedom High” as your Choice preference. The application period opens October 25, 2019 at 5 p.m. The deadline for applications is December 31, 2019. All applications are processed after the December 31 deadline, so the date of your application does not affect your chance of being selected—submitting an application in October is the same as submitting in December.
    Will school bus transportation be available?
    Magnet bus transportation will NOT be available for New Tampa Digital Academy students. Local bus transportation will be provided only for students who live within the Liberty Middle and Freedom High attendance boundary and are eligible for transportation under Florida law and school district policy.