Academic Excellence and

Solid Faith Foundations

Contribute to the St. Anthony School Renovation Fund

Click the icon below for the Catholic Schools Vision Statement.

 Our Mission:

 Saint Anthony Catholic School, founded in 1884, provides a Christ-centered, comprehensive and challenging academic program grounded in Catholic Values within a caring community.

 We strive to educate our students to become critical thinkers and problem solving leaders with the technological skills to meet the challenges of the future.

Inspired by the Holy Spirit, we foster the spiritual, intellectual, emotional social, and physical growth of our students while respecting and supporting individual abilities.

Catholic Schools Week, January 26 - 31, 2015

Faith, Knowledge, and Service

Monday (Our Nation):
  • Open Prayer Service and Proclamation
  • Tampa Police Department Patrol and Working Canine Visits Student Body
Tuesday (Our Students):
  • Crazy Sock Day
  • Rosary Craft
  • Buddy Day
  • No Homework Night :)
Wednesday (Staff and Volunteers):
  • Teacher Appreciation
  • Morning coffee for volunteers
  • Thanks for PSA Officers
Thursday (Community):
  • Open House 9:00 - 11:00 AM  Come see our new facility.  Our school is open to our friends, family, and community as we share in the excitement of our building!
  • Students create Valentines for Nursing Home Residents


Open House on Thursday, January 29th, 2015

from 9:00 - 11:00 AM

Friday (Families)
  • Grandparents Mass followed by Honor Roll Assembly
  • Family Picnic in the park
  • Early dismissal at 12:15 PM

Saint Anthony Catholic School and
Most Rev. Robert N. Lynch, Bishop of our Diocese invite you to join them at the dedication of our new faciity.
Monday, February 9, 2015

10:00 AM Celebration of the Holy Mass followed by the dedication ceremony and Open House.

Please RSVP by February 5, 2015  
Call 352-588-3041 or 

Saint Anthony Catholic School

Important Facts:

  • Our school recognizes years of tradition but incorporates up-to-date technologies in the classroom for grades K-8.
  • We strive to educate the whole child, so that he or she is prepared, not just academically, but morally, spiritually and socially as well.
  • High school teachers and former students' recognize the academic focus and general classroom demeanor of Saint Anthony Catholic School students.
  • Since 2005 there have been 12 high school valedictorians and salutatorians that got their foundation at St. Anthony Catholic School.


To get updated information on our school and school activities, visit our Principal's Page to access the school newsletters.  


 To access your child's grades and important school information, click on the link below and sign in using your school issued username and password.


Please Join Us For Prayer

  • Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. Rosary
  • Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: Mass at 10:00 a.m.
  • First Friday Adoration & Benediction 8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

School Information

St. Anthony Catholic School
32902 Saint Anthony Way (formerly Massachusetts Avenue)
Post Office Box 847
San Antonio, Florida 33576-0847

Phone: 352-588-3041
Fax: 352-588-3142


Principal: Sr. Alice Ottapurackal, F.S.S.E
Receptionist: Mrs. Rosie Fortner
Bookkeeper: Miss Dellie Bevans
School Pastor: Rev. Edwin Palka, St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church

 Parish Affiliations

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, San Antonio
St. Joseph Catholic Church, Zephyrhills
St. Rita Catholic Church, Dade City
Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Dade City


  • Kindergarten - Grade 8 Coed
  • Early Morning Care beginning at 7:00 a.m.
  • Extended Day Care ending at 5:30 p.m.