Mission & Vision
Father Ryan's mission is to be an experience of the living Gospel while challenging students to reach their spiritual, academic, and personal potential.
Father Ryan seeks to be a superior Catholic high school, providing excellence in religious and moral formation, academics, athletics, and the arts while remaining accessible to those seeking an education in the Catholic Tradition.
Motto: A Tradition of Faith, Knowledge, Service
- Appreciate the worth and value of every student.
- Empower students to live the Gospel daily in ways that develop capacity for moral and noble thinking and a responsibility for social justice and mercy.
- Provide students with the opportunity to express their faith through worship, prayer, and service, as an essential part of the Catholic school experience.
- Partner with parents and parishes to minister to the needs of students.
- Meet each student's learning needs and motivate students to the pursuit of academic excellence.
- Provide academic, physical, and spiritual challenges for each student and fully prepare them for further educational opportunities.
- Support and encourage each student through academic counseling.
- Strive to be a community representative of the demographics of the Catholic Diocese of Nashville.
- Create an environment of personal development that encompasses the whole person, spiritually, intellectually, physically, and emotionally.
- Provide opportunities in all arenas for leadership and service that will empower students and faculty to reach their fullest potential.
- Provide a comprehensive program of extracurricular activities in art, clubs, music, sports, and service.