Tampa Catholic High School

  • Tampa Catholic High School is a ministry of the Diocese of St. Petersburg entrusted to dedicated religious and laity.
  • The young men and women in our care represent the diversity of the communities we serve.
  • As educators in a Catholic environment, we nurture academic, spiritual, and personal growth while promoting life-long learning and commitment to service and justice.
  • Inspired by the Gospel and animated by the charism of Blessed Edmund Rice, founder of the Christian Brothers, our mission celebrates the value and dignity of each person.
  • The ultimate goal of the Tampa Catholic High School community is the development of the whole person with Christ as the model and His Spirit as the source of strength.
  • Our school exists to carry out the threefold purpose of Catholic education- To teach as Jesus did: teaching the Message of God as revealed in Christ and through His Church; building community through fellowship in the life of the Holy Spirit; and providing opportunities for service to the entire human community - witnessing the Christian way of life.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1962

Student Body

Total Students720 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Tampa Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size24 students
Number of AP Courses16 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorSherry Copestick

Sports

Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tampa
    Grades: 6-12 | 684 students
    2.6 miles
    727 W Cass St
    Tampa, FL 33606
    (813)251-8481
    2.6 6-12
    684
  • Tampa
    Grades: NS-12 | 1033 students
    7 miles
    1515 W. Bearss Avenue
    Tampa, FL 33613
    (813)920-2288
    7 NS-12
    1033
  • Tampa
    Grades: NS-12 | 267 students
    1.5 miles
    6815 North Rome Ave
    Tampa, FL 33604
    (813)343-0600
    1.5 NS-12
    267
  • Tampa
    Grades: PK-12
    5.4 miles
    4811 Kelly Road
    Tampa, FL 33615
    (813)885-1673
    5.4 PK-12
    n/a
  • Tampa
    Grades: NS-12 | 647 students
    1.2 miles
    6101 N Habana Ave
    Tampa, FL 33614
    (813)872-6744
    1.2 NS-12
    647

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