St. Patrick Catholic High School

  • We are a Christian educational community comprised of teachers, students, administrators, pastors, parishioners, and involved parents.
  • Dedicated to educating the whole child, we offer a challenging curriculum designed to prepare students for life-long learning and a sports program that is focused on developing Christian athletes.
  • We provide many opportunities for spiritual growth through religion classes that emphasize knowledge and practices of our Catholic faith, weekly Mass, grade-level retreats, and ministry through service.
  • Students are encouraged to participate in clubs and organizations and school-sponsored social events.
  • Parents are encouraged to join the Parents Association and the Athletic Association and to volunteer.

School News

  • Dozens take to the streets of Biloxi for annual Walk for Life - 01/14/2018 - For four decades, the congregation at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary has been gathering to celebrate life."We have the rosary rally, in which we all pray the rosary," said Father Colten Symmes. "We have mass going on celebrated by Bishop Kinneman. Then we...more
  • St. Patrick senior signs with Millsaps College - 02/28/2018 - St. Patrick football may be slowly starting to turn the corner. This past season, the Fighting Irish snapped a 23-game losing streak, and Wednesday? They honored their first college football signee under head coach Jim Bloomfield.Surrounded by family and frien...more
  • FBI agent reminds St. Patrick students of social media dangers - 03/13/2018 - On Tuesday, students at St. Patrick Catholic High School learned just how powerful of a tool the internet can be.The reminder to think before you post was a wake-up call for many students. That was one of the messages an FBI agent stressed during his presentat...more
  • St. Patrick girls claim state track title as several Coast athletes shine in Pearl - 05/04/2018 - The St. Patrick girls squad won the overall Class 2A State Track and Field championship during a big day for Coast athletes Friday in Pearl.The Fighting Irish finished with 108 points, well ahead of second-place finisher North Forrest (98 ).The 4x800 team for ...more
  • St. Patrick wins 2A State Fast Pitch Softball Championship! - 05/11/2018 - The St. Patrick Lady Fighting Irish are sitting on top of the mountain after claiming the 2A State fast pitch softball championship in Hattiesburg on Friday. St. Patrick held off Lake 7-5 for a two-game sweep over the Lady Hornets.On a hot steamy day in Hattie...more
  • Gulf Coast students named 2018 U.S. Presidential Scholars - 05/01/2018 - U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the selection of 161 high school seniors as the 2018 class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, two of which hail from South Mississippi. Wei Li of Vancleave and Tyler Jackson of Gulfport were chosen to represe...more

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students507 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 15%
Students by GradeSt. Patrick Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses7 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,000
Tuition NotesMonthly financing and tuition assistance are available.

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfSailing,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

School Notes

  • Believing that parents are the primary educators of their children, we consider it our privilege to collaborate with you in this journey.  We seek to nurture both the personal and social dimensions of faith as we encourage our students to deepen their relationship with God and to become more responsive to the needs of others.
  • The goal of St. Patrick Catholic High School is to graduate students who aspire in excellence and who are motivated to leadership, service, and civic responsibility; who are independent thinkers informed and enriched by a challenging curriculum; who are appreciators of the visual and performing arts and the spirit of competition; who are lifelong learners adaptable to new information and technologies; and who are individuals who strive to develop the spiritual, intellectual, civic, emotional, and physical dimensions of their lives.St. Patrick Catholic High School is a coeducational college preparatory high school serving students in grades 7-12 in the Catholic Diocese of Biloxi. 
  • St. Patrick Catholic High School is a diverse community of learners committed to Gospel values as taught by Jesus Christ and to academic excellence.  We dedicate ourselves to the ideals of Catholic education, and we strive to awaken the minds and spirits of our students to the appreciation of the beauty of creation, the dignity of life, and the demands of social justice.

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