Founded in 1995, The Guardian Catholic Schools is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization located on the north side of Jacksonville, Florida. Created by a group of concerned community and business leaders of diverse faiths, their original mission was to participate in God’s work by providing advocacy, resources and governance to St. Pius V and Holy Rosary Catholic Schools. Click the icon to learn about this community partner.
Many students from Guardian Catholic continue their private Catholic education at Bishop Kenny and Bishop John J. Snyder High Schools. These private, college-preparatory, co-educational Catholic High schools are known for their cultures of faith and high academic standards. Guardian Catholic students who graduate from these schools benefit from a faith-filled environment that prepares them for both college and life. Click on the icons to learn more about these Catholic high schools. Click the icon to learn about this community partner.
The Black and Indian Mission Collection helps local African American and Native American Diocesan Communities and schools throughout the United States. We are grateful for their continued financial giving in support of educators at Guardian Catholic. For more about this organization visit: https://blackandindianmission.org/. Click the icon to learn about this community partner.
The Catholic Charities food pantry has recently been relocated to the former St. Pius V Catholic School making it more accessible to Guardian Catholic families. Students contribute to the food pantry by collecting canned goods at Thanksgiving, Catholic Schools Week, and Lent. Click the icon to learn about this community partner.
The Jacksonville Jaguars Foundation Honor Rows program enables students from Guardian Catholic School to earn a seat at a Jaguars home game. This program helps students set and meet realistic goals that support them to excel as students, citizens, and community volunteers. To earn their ticket to the game students have participated in service projects including donations of artwork to Trinity Rescue Mission and Clara White and care packages for Camp I am Special. Click the icon to learn about this community partner.