Jesuit High School Families,
Welcome to the Admissions Office at Jesuit
High School. Here, we strive to serve applicant
families in this time of significant transition
while carrying out the mission of a Jesuit
education. We appreciate your interest in
joining the Jesuit family and promise to treat your application with
great care and dignity.
This 121st school year at Jesuit is a very exciting time for us as we are
bringing state-of-the-art and cutting edge additions and improvements
to our campus. Integrated into our tradition of academic excellence,
dynamic spiritual formation, and abundant extra-curricular opportunities,
our campus’ growth will push our students to become leaders
who will engage and impact the world around them.
We are excited that your son is considering being a part of the Jesuit
family. The application process is the first step into Jesuit’s tradition
of excellence and we invite you to contact our office if you or your
son have any questions or concerns along the way.
We look forward to working with you throughout the application
process and want you to know that we care about your son’s
Steve Matesich ‘91
Director of Admissions
813-877-5344 ext. 715
JESUIT HIGH SCHOOL
The current Jesuit student body
comes from 114 different feeder
schools, 81 different zip codes
and 4 different counties.
Enrollment: Approximately 830 boys in Grades 9-12
Student/Teacher ratio: 12/1
Average Class Size: 21
Accreditation: Southern Association Colleges and Schools
Jesuit Secondary Education Association
National Catholic Education Association
Jesuit High Schools College Counselors Association
National Association of College Admissions Counseling
Florida High School Athletic Association
$16,765 (need and merit based financial aid available - more than 1/3 of students receive financial aid.)
• 75% of Jesuit’s faculty members hold a master’s degree or higher.
• There are 35 administrators, faculty, and staff members who are graduates of a Jesuit high
school and/or university.
• 17 administrators, faculty, and staff members are graduates of Jesuit High School of Tampa.
Jesuit High School Class of 2019: Class Size: 170
Scholarship Information: 157 members (93%) of the Class of 2019 were offered scholarships totaling
over $22 million. Of these graduates, 140 (82%) earned Florida Bright Futures Scholarships.
Community Service: The Class of 2019 performed 17,293 hours of community service during their
senior year alone, averaging over 102 hours per graduate.
College Acceptance: 100% of the Class of 2019 was accepted to 163 colleges and universities
across the country, including: Boston College, Carnegie Mellon, Cornell,
Dartmouth, Duke, Emory, Florida, Georgetown, Georgia Tech,
Holy Cross, Johns Hopkins, Miami, Michigan, Morehouse, NYU,
Carolina, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Princeton, Rice,
Tulane, US Military Academy, Villanova, Virginia, Wake Forest,
Washington (St. Louis), William & Mary, Yale.
Around 125 colleges
visit Jesuit each fall
to actively recruit