Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy High School is rooted in Christian values and community responsibility. Our incredible faculty is committed to a diverse and creative teaching atmosphere for our students.
Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy High School maintains the tradition of academic excellence within the Archdiocese of Miami.
Our campus culture is designed to more effectively to develop our stduents and their God-given gifts and talents.
To educate students in sound Roman Catholic doctrine so they can relate their personal world as children of God with their duties as participatory members of their Church, country and community.
To invite students to develop a personal relationship with Jesus Christ through instruction in their faith and participation in liturgical, para-liturgical, service and sacramental experiences.
To reinforce a healthy respect for self, all life, the family, the school, the community and the environment by emphasizing Catholicism as a mode of living.
To provide a curricular program that meets the spiritual, cultural and intellectual needs of a diverse community and challenges them to their highest potential.
To inspire students an instill an appreciation for the value of the process of lifelong learning by developing the skills necessary to comprehend, interpret, evaluate, inquire and think critically as well as to listen, speak, write and remember effectively.
Our faculty are passionate about our students. We wouldn’t have it any other way! All of our teachers hold baccalaureate or higher degrees, have at least 3 years of teaching experience in public or private schools and all possess special skills, knowledge, or expertise that qualifies them to provide instruction in subjects taught.
Archbishop McCarthy High School is recognized as a Catholic Education Honor Roll School, a program which recognizes high-performing Catholic high schools nationwide. This recognition is bestowed on schools distinguishing themselves in the areas of Catholic identity and academic excellence.
Archbishop McCarthy is an Apple Distinguished School; schools recognized by Apple as exemplary learning environments and centers of innovation, leadership, and educational excellence. The Apple Distinguished School designation is reserved for schools that integrate Apple technology in education and meet criteria for the five best practices: visionary leadership, innovative teaching and learning, compelling evidence of success, and a flexible learning environment.