Bishop John J. Snyder High School

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Bishop John J. Snyder High School
5001 Samaritan Way
Jacksonville, Florida, (Duval County), 32210
United States
Coordinates 30°15′07″N 81°50′16″W / 30.251855°N 81.837640°W / 30.251855; -81.837640Coordinates: 30°15′07″N 81°50′16″W / 30.251855°N 81.837640°W / 30.251855; -81.837640
Religious affiliation(s) Roman Catholic
Established 2002
School number 771-1029
Principal Deacon David Yazdiya
Asst. Principal Mary Anne Briggs
Grades 912
Gender Coeducational
Enrollment 567 (2008)
Color(s) Red and gold         
Slogan "Competence... Conscience... Compassion..."
Athletics football, weightlifting, baseball, soccer, volleyball, golf, softball, swimming, basketball, wrestling, track and field, cross country
Mascot The Cardinal
Team name Cardinals
Rival St Joseph Academy
Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools [1]
Newspaper Cardinal Chronicles
Dean of Academics Kelly Brown
Athletic Director Zach Osbeck

Bishop John J. Snyder High School is a private Catholic high school in Jacksonville, Florida. It is located in and administered by the Roman Catholic Diocese of St. Augustine. It is named for John J. Snyder, bishop of the diocese from 1979 – 2000.


Bishop Snyder was established in 2002 to serve the growing Catholic population in the west Jacksonville area. It is named after Bishop John J. Snyder, the retired eighth Bishop of the Diocese of St. Augustine.[2]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ SACS-CASI. "SACS-Council on Accreditation and School Improvement". Retrieved 2009-06-23. [dead link]
  2. ^ BJJSHS. "School History". Archived from the original on 2007-04-09. Retrieved 2007-05-11.