At Terry Parker, we turn college dreams into reality. We set high academic expectations with opportunities to earn free college credits during high school and build a resume for the future. The preparation to excel in the military or a career is also just around the corner. Terry Parker is known for encouraging students to pursue their own passions and exceed expectations. That’s what being brave and dreaming big is all about.
We give our students the courage to dream big for themselves. We offer dual enrollment through Edward Waters University or Florida State College at Jacksonville for those ready to work toward both their high school diploma and free two-year college degree. Our advanced career courses offer students a chance to explore in-demand fields such as digital media technology. We even have a partnership with the renowned Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University for students interested in a career in aerospace. Our two-year International Baccalaureate program allows students the opportunity to push the learning envelope even further and earn an academic distinction respected around the world. Students at every level who need help along the way will find support in abundance at Terry Parker. We want every student to reach their potential.
Our students know there is always something exciting to do at Terry Parker. We are proud of our wide variety of on-campus clubs and activities. Love drama or dance? Check! TV production? Gardening? Cooking? Check, check, and check! We also take tremendous pride in our Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC). Our athletic programs are wildly popular with participants and fans alike, and our school spirit is stronger than ever. We work hard and play hard, developing life skills sure to serve students well into the future.
Students at Terry Parker learn that through confidence, courage, and hard work, big dreams are within reach. We focus each student on success beyond high school, no matter the future path they choose. Our AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) program provides personalized academic, social, and emotional support while preparing students for college or a career. Our dedicated faculty are trained to help each child apply the principles of success in life while they are still safely in the classroom setting.
At Terry Parker High School, we are continually seeking out new ways to challenge, support, and motivate our students to spur them on to success. In turn, we often find them challenging, inspiring, and motivating each other to be brave and dream bigger! Come for an in-person visit and experience the difference at Terry Parker. Dare to make your student’s dreams come true!