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A Special Note To All TCP Parents and Students

Bishop James E. Paris, Jr., Ed.D, Temple College PreparatoryPlease Note:

Parents that need bus transportation will need to contact the school the week before orientation to ensure their student is included in the pick up and drop transportation program.

The school's administration office hours will be from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm, Monday - Friday.

  • Administrative Office Phone: (904) 598-0078



Temple Prep Events & Announcements:

The following Calendar Events are scheduled for students of Temple College Prep.


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February 17 gr President's Day — School Closed
February 26 pk Early Dismissal*
President's Day - School Closed
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March 9 - 13 gr Spring Break - School Closed
March 25 pk Early Dismissal*
Spring Break March 9th - 13th, 2020

Download the 2019 - 2020 Temple College Prep School Calendar for your personal use.


Parent Information: 2019 ~ 2020 Academic Year

School BusTransportation Program 🚌 (Limited)
TCP bus transportation program will continue for the Northside students. The perimeter or boundary of the new program is Dunn Avenue to the north, I-95 to the east, I-295 to the west, and West 13th Street to the south of the transportation area.

Parents, if your student is too young to walk alone but he or she lives just outside of the West 13th Street boundary, please contact the school. Bus pick up locations inside the transportation area will be identified before the start of school.

The normal bus transportation fee for the physical education program is $5.00 per week per student. An additional transportation fee of $5.00 per week will be assessed to each student who rides the bus in the mornings and afternoons.


Thursday & Friday Morning Chapel Services

Friday Worship ServicesMorning Chapel Service - Every Thursday @ 10:00 am for Elementary Dept and Every Friday morning @ 10:00 am for Middle/High Dept students. Parents are invited to attend.

  • Prayer
  • Pledges to American Flag, Christian Flag & Bible
  • Chorus Selections
  • Class Presentations
  • Closing Remarks from the Principal


Slideshow: Friday Chapel Service

Friday Morning Worship Service, Dr. Gregory
TCP elementary students at Friday worship service
TCP students at Friday worship service
TCP High school students at Friday worship service
TCP students at Friday worship service
TCP students at Friday worship services

Temple College Prep: Parental Information | Fall 2018

Contact the office for more information and materials that were distributed at the Fall 2018 Parent/Student Orientation that was held on August 16th.

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