Skip Navigation

Love to Learn. Live to Serve.

Welcome to Christ the King Catholic School! For more than 65 years, CKS has provided a quality Catholic education for thousands of students in the Tampa area. We invite you to learn more about us!

This is the first step in the Admissions Process. Please contact the Admissions & Advancement Office to schedule a tour: or 813-870-3262

Personal Tour

Online Application

Birth and Baptismal Certificates (if applicable)

Report Cards and Standardized Test Scores for the current year and past year

Current Teacher Evaluation(s) - To be completed after November 15 by principal, director or current teacher

CKS Assessment

Assessments are administered at CKS for prospective students in all grades:

  • EC4 and Kindergarten are scheduled assessments in February
  • Grades 1-8 shadow and assessment days are scheduled individually by the Admissions Office upon completion of the application


Admissions preference is given in the following order:

1. Siblings of students currently enrolled at Christ the King Catholic School

2. Active and supporting members of Christ the King Parish

3. Catholics from other parishes and other applicants


September 1 is the determining birth date for admission to the EC4, Kindergarten and 1st grade program. 
Christ the King Catholic School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
Key Dates
September 10, 2018
Personal School Tours Begin; Applications Available After Personal Tour
January 11, 2019
Applications Due
February 4-8, 2019
EC4 Assessments
February 12, 13, 15, 2019
Kindergarten Assessments
February/March 2019
Grades 1-8 Shadow/Assessments Scheduled Individually
March 1, 2019
Admissions Decisions Email Sent