Celebrating Over Fifty Years
Bishop Thomas K. Gorman Catholic School is a welcoming community of faithful learners dedicated to the continued formation of the total person according to the Gospel. Through this Catholic tradition, supported by parental involvement, the school promotes values, character and self-discipline. A challenging academic environment with a college preparatory curriculum enables each student to become a contributing member of society.
The mission of Bishop Thomas K. Gorman Catholic School is the fulfillment of the educational ministry of the Catholic Church and has as its primary goal the ongoing formation of the Christian person. It aims at the development of the individual's moral, intellectual, social, cultural and physical endowments
100% of Bishop Gorman graduates in the Class of 2016 accepted to post-secondary academic institutions or career training programs. Recent Gorman alumni are studying at or have graduated from: Yale, New York University, Princeton, Columbia, Duke University, Boston Conservatory, Sarah Lawrence College, Cornell, Dartmouth, The University of Notre Dame, University of Texas at Austin, Texas A & M University, Trinity University, Baylor University, West Point Military Academy, Air Force Academy, Case-Western Reserve, Florida Tech, Purdue, Creighton University, Austin College, SMU, TCU, University of Michigan, Georgia Tech, University of Pennsylvania, Rice University, Gonzaga University, Millsaps, University of Alabama, St. Louis University, Franciscan University, St. Edward’s University, and many others. The class 2016 earned over $6,766,000 in scholarship offers.
Co-curricular activities include: Ambassadors Club, Student Ministry, Drama Club, Yearbook, Student Government, Biology Club, Math Club, Peer Ministry, Marching Band, National Honor Society, Visual Arts, Pre-Med Club, Pro-Life Club, Academic Team, Choir, Football, Cross Country, Cheerleading, Basketball, Wrestling, Soccer, Baseball, Softball, Volleyball, Swimming, Track and Field, Tennis, and Golf.
Principal: Jim Franz
Enrollment: 415 total
Average class size: 15 students
Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
Type: Private, Roman Catholic
Campus: 30 acres
Accreditation(s): Texas Catholic Conference Education Department; Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
- A Top 50 Catholic High School, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010,and 2011.
- Blue Ribbon “Excellence in Education” Award Winner 1998 by the U.S. Department of Education; TAPPS 3A
- Overall State Champions 2001 and 2002; TAPPS 3A Academic State Champions, 1999, 2000, and 2002.
Athletics conference: TAPPS
District (general): 4A, District 2
District (football): Div II, District 2
Color(s): Green and White
College Board Code: 447-117
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