Bishop Tk Gorman Catholic School

1405 ESE Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701-0757
Tel: (903)561-2424
Grades: 6-12 | 417 students
Bishop T. K. Gorman Regional Catholic School is a welcoming community of faithful learners dedicated to the continued formation of the total person according to the Gospel.
Through this Catholic tradition, supported by parental involvement, the school promotes values, character and self-discipline.
A challenging academic environment with a college preparatory curriculum enables each student to become a contributing member of society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 417 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Bishop Tk Gorman Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 7 courses

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director LInda Wallace

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

School Notes

  • Bishop T. K. Gorman Regional Catholic School is a welcoming community of faithful learners dedicated to the continued formation of the total person according to the Gospel. Through this Catholic tradition, supported by parental involvement, the school promotes values, character and self-discipline. A challenging academic environment with a college preparatory curriculum enables each student to become a contributing member of society.
  • Our Mission The mission of Bishop T. K. Gorman Regional Catholic School is the fulfillment of the educational ministry of the Catholic Church and has as its primary goal the ongoing formation of the Christian person. It aims at the development of the individual's moral, intellectual, social, cultural and physical endowments College Preparation 100% of Bishop Gorman graduates in the Class of 2011 went on to post-secondary academic institutions or enrolled in the military. Recent Gorman graduates are currently studying at Cornell, Dartmouth, Yale, Princeton, University of Notre Dame, West Point, Air Force Academy, Georgia Tech, Rice, University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Colorado School of Mines, Carnegie Mellon, Case Western Reserve, Saint Louis University, Trinity University, Boston University, Purdue, Austin College, Miami University, Southwestern, Florida Tech, Hillsdale College, and many more. A significant number of alumni are currently enrolled in MS, PhD, DPT, JD, and MD programs across the country. 80% of the 41 graduates of the Class of 2011 collectively received more than $5.2 million in college scholarship offers. Student Activities Co-curricular activities include: Ambassadors Club, Student Ministry, Drama Club, Yearbook, Student Government, Biology Club, Math Club, Peer Ministry, Journalism, Marching Band, National Honor Society, Visual Arts, Pre-Med Club, Pro-Life Club, Academic Team, Choir, Football, Cross Country, Cheerleading, Basketball, Wrestling, Soccer, Baseball, Softball, Volleyball, swimming, Track and Field, Tennis, and Golf.
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