St. Peter Claver Catholic School

  • Home of the SPC Lions.  1:1 iPad Program for students grades K - 8. State of the Art Science & Mathematics Lab.
  • Graduates of SPC Attend Academy of the Holy Names, Jesuit High School, Tampa Catholic High School, Cristo Rey Catholic High School Tampa, & Tampa Bay Technical High School.
  • Competitive Sports Teams, including Boys & Girls Basketball, Flag Football, Track.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedF/T School Psychologist, Special Education Teacher, & Reading Coach on Staff
Year Founded1894
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students194 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St. Peter Claver Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(see website for details)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,400
Tuition NotesWe proudly accept Step Up for Students, FES, AAA Scholarships, Gardiner, School Readiness, & VPK Vouchers. There is also an additional $175 tech fee.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$6,900
Admissions DirectorJanet Blackburn
Admissions AssociateRosette Dupree


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Track and Field, Winter TrackBasketballDance,
Flag FootballSoccer,
Track and FieldWinter Track,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
GEMS - Girls Empowered & Motivated for Success, National Junior Honors Society, Student Government Association

Arts and Music Programs:
Gospel Choir

School Notes

  • Going into its second century, our school has cultivated a rich heritage and garnered a reputation for providing a comprehensive education in a stimulating setting. We believe that God creates each child special, complete with his or her own set of abilities, gifts and talents. All students are celebrated for their individual differences and taught to celebrate the uniqueness in one another within an inclusive learning environment. St. Peter Claver Catholic School serves Pre-Kindergarten to 8th grade students.

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  • Tampa
    Grades: NS-8 | 133 students
    6.3 miles
    1511 S Us Highway 301
    Tampa, FL 33619
    (813) 626-4600
    6.3 NS-8
  • Tampa
    Grades: PK-10 | 125 students
    2.6 miles
    4902 N 22nd St
    Tampa, FL 33610
    (813) 231-9177
    2.6 PK-10
  • Little Rock
    Grades: PK-8 | 56 students
    754.5 miles
    14929 Cantrell Rd
    Little Rock, AR 72223
    (501) 868-6030
    754.5 PK-8
  • Dallas
    Grades: NS-12 | 1148 students
    921.5 miles
    4100 Merrell Rd
    Dallas, TX 75229
    (214) 358-4368
    921.5 NS-12
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    Grades: PK-K | 145 students
    907.9 miles
    1515 Republic Parkway
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 270-5495
    907.9 PK-K

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