At a Glance

Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy High School – At a Glance

  1. Year founded: 1997
  2. Location: Southwest Ranches, FL
  3. Principal: Richard P. Jean
  4. Enrollment: 1586
  5. Type: Roman Catholic College Prep
  6. # of AP courses offered: 17
  7. Dual enrollment program: credit granted by St. Thomas University and University of Florida (Online courses)
  8. % of 2013 graduates attending college: 99.9%
  9. College Scholarships offered to 2013 graduates: Over $28,000,000 awarded.
  10. Athletic Association: Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA)
  11. Accreditation: AdvancED
  12. Ranked 6th in the top 25 Private Schools by South Florida Business Journal
  13. Special Recognition
  • Recognized as one of the Top 50 Catholic High Schools in the Nation
  • Named an Apple Distinguished School
  • Received Innovations in Catholic Education Award from Today’s Catholic Teacher Magazine