School Information

  • Mildred Helms Elementary IB World SchoolMildred Helms Elementary IB World School

    Address: 561 S. Clearwater-Largo Rd. Largo, FL 33770-3294  

    Phone: (727) 588-3569

    Fax: (727) 588-3603

    Pinellas County Schools Administration: (727) 588-6000

    Principal: Mrs. Brennan

    Assistant Principal: Mrs. Cooper

    School Hours: 9:00 AM  -  3:10 PM

    About Mildred Helms Elementary

    Mildred Helms Elementary is one of only 5,500 IB schools worldwide. We provide an intellectually challenging environment that encourages students to become critical and reflective thinkers in preparation for success in college, careers and citizenship in the 21st century global environment. Our transdisciplinary approach reflects real life by encouraging learning beyond traditional subjects with meaningful, relevant inquires into global issues. We are committed to developing a community of lifelong learners who will make the world a better place.


    Points of Pride

    • 2020-2022 National PTA School of Excellence
    • An International Baccalaureate World School
    • Florida League of IB Schools (FLiBS) member
    • iMHES News Team
    • Pinellas County Educational Media Award Winners and Jim Harbin Student Media Festival Finalist
    • Fifth grade PYP Exhibition and International Showcase
    • 2021-22 Boys Battle of the Book Champions (Two time champions and second place in last 3 years)
    • 2019 Play 60 Success School


    Special Services & Programs

    • Weekly Spanish classes for K-5 students
    • Onsite Gifted and Talented programs
    • STEM Academies
    • Enrichment clubs
    • Extended Learning/Promise Time programs


    School Mission:
    Mildred Helms is committed to developing knowledgeable, inquiring, and caring lifelong learners within an intellectually challenging, transdisciplinary program emphasizing international-mindedness.



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