Overview

  • PRINCIPAL/ADMINISTRATOR: Katarzyna "Katie" Rocha

    Phone: (813) 740-4600
    Fax: (813) 740-4604

    Student Hours: 8:30 AM to 3:25 PM

    Student Count: 3000

    Uniforms: No Uniforms

    Before School Program: No
    After School Program: No

About Newsome

  • The Future Begins Here

    Newsome High School, located in the FishHawk Ranch community of Lithia, is committed to excellence by providing our students with rigorous coursework to prepare them for life after high school.  Newsome High provides a wide variety of honors, advanced placement and dual enrollment courses for students focused on post-secondary education, as well as several courses with industry certifications students can use in the work force directly after high school.  We consistently have one of the highest graduation rates in the county and our students earn more than $15 million in scholarships in each year!  Our JROTC program competes in State-level competitions and has been awarded the County Cadet of the year four years in a row.  Our performing arts programs regularly earn Superior ratings and our sports teams are extremely competitive with 11 District and 3 State Champions in 2020-21 alone.  Strong parent and community involvement, an engaging offering of clubs and thriving educational, performing arts and athletic programs provide our students with opportunities to have a memorable and successful high school experience.

    For the Strength of the wolf is the pack and the strength of the pack is the wolf.” -Rudyard Kipling