A high school
in St. Petersburg
. It is the oldest High
School in St. Petersburg
and has an IB
program. The main building was finished in 1898 and the first graduating class was c/o 1901. It was heralded as the finest school building in the South, with a stage like
the greatest theaters in the world.
in Florida has caused the state budget to focus away
from public education, especially in the past fifty
years, and the campaign to "Give the Devil his Due" is now underway, raising money for this fine
It now consists of not only
the main building, but the Bell
Science Building, the Social
Studies and Media Building, the band
building, the gymnasium and the cafeteria. Athletic
fields are to the west. The main building, the oldest of them all is widely considered the most beautiful from an architectual standpoint. It is of a Spanish style and was designed by William B. Ittner.
My grandfather attended
St. Pete. High, My father attended
St. Pete. High. I currently attend St. Pete. High and goddangit, my kids will
Ol' St. Pete. High,
How proudly we honor and praise
not change you,
Your spirit will
We're here to boost you,
In classroom and gridiron and field too!
You are to us our own,
St. Pete. High!