Welcome to the Tampa Catholic Office of Admission!

We are excited that your son or daughter is considering being a part our school family. The application process is the first step into TC’s tradition of Faith, Excellence, and Family. 

Today, approximately 780 students are enrolled at Tampa Catholic, representing all of the cultural and socioeconomic diversity that gives Tampa its character. Our rich academic tradition and focus on inspiring faith filled, well-rounded citizens has made Tampa Catholic one of the best high schools in Tampa.

We hope to share our knowledge and understanding of Tampa Catholic’s mission, academic successes, school standards and our expectations for members of our school community. Our goal is to manage the entire admission process in a friendly and efficient manner and promise to treat your application with care and dignity.

From application to enrollment, our Admission Team looks forward to engaging, educating and guiding your family through this significant time of transition into high school and the admissions process.

Please do not hesitate to call us if you have any questions. We look forward to welcoming you to our campus and getting to know your family. 

See the information below about our shadowing program - Crusader for a day and the Open House.  There’s never been a more exciting time to be a Crusader!

Prospective 9th Grade Students - APPLY NOW!
Welcome to the Class of 2022!  Please use the link  Admissions Process to help you navigate the online application process.
Entrance Exam -  Sign-up for the HSPT test is part of the on-line Application form (apply now). Students needing extended time for testing must provide a copy of a current support plan/IEP/504 prior to test date.

This HSPT admissions test may only be taken once. HSPT scores may be shared with other schools using the same test, at parent request.

Pope Francis Merit Scholarship Award -The Tampa Catholic High School Pope Francis Merit Scholar Award is designed to attract and retain students whose scores on the High School Placement Test (HSPT) are in the top 1-2% nationwide and who demonstrate exceptional scholastic ability.  Additional information on the Admissions Process Page.


Transfer Students (Grade 10, 11) APPLY NOW!
Transfer applications are available now for admission in August, 2018. Please use the link Admissions Process to help you navigate the online application process. 

Admission Status

Class of 2022 Students will receive admissions status in Mid-February.  

Transfer students are on a rolling committee review/admission status.

When an applicant receives an acceptance letter to Tampa Catholic High School, he or she will also receive instructions for online enrollment/registration, as well as tuition and financial aid information. Visit I've Been Accepted for more information.

Crusader For A Day (Shadow Program)

Crusader For A Day

8th grade students have the opportunity to become a Tampa Catholic High School student. Lead by a team of Student Ambassadors, prospective students participate in academic activities, learn about extracurricular opportunities, Crusader athletics and enjoy a lunch provided by TC. 

CFAD Dates - October 4th, 18th, 25th & November 15th, 2018

This program is a valuable instrument to help students identify important questions that arise when making their high school selection. This program also serves to encourage students to excel during their eighth grade year as it plays a significant role in their high school course selections. 

Our Open House 
November 8, 2018

Tampa Catholic administrators, teachers and staff welcome you to an evening of excellence.


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Tuition Information (2017-18)

View complete information on Tuition / Finance.  2018-19 updates available soon.

Sherry Copestick

Sherry Copestick
Director of Admission
813.870.0860 | ext. 232

Margaret Singletary

Maggie Singletary 
Admission Specialist
813.870.0860 | ext. 121