Ranked Top 5%
In The Nation

by the Catholic Education Honor Roll

Welcome to Knoxville Catholic High School

Catholic schools are the single greatest ministry in the Catholic Church.
– Pope John Paul II

Welcome to the Knoxville Catholic High School community of students, faculty, alumni, families, and friends. KCHS has been inspiring young people through the ministry of Christ since opening our doors on Magnolia Avenue in 1932. Now, more than 85 years later, we boast more than 6,000 graduates; a 38-acre campus in the heart of west Knoxville; state-of-the-art facilities and learning technology; a first-rate faculty bringing a combined total of nearly 600 years of experience in educational excellence; and an unwavering commitment to our vision to remain a cornerstone of Catholic education. Thank you for your interest in Knoxville Catholic High School – where students grow in mind, body, and spirit!

& Events

President’s Email 9/25/18

Dear KCHS Community, Greetings from Catholic High! Let me begin by thanking our parents for the great turnout last Thursday for our KCHS Open House.  Teachers commented on how much they enjoyed getting to see so many of their students' parents. Even though I am more...

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Morning Prayer & Announcements 9/25/18

Morning Prayer In the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen O Jesus, through the Immaculate Heart of Mary, I offer you all my prayers, works, joys and sufferings of this day for all the intentions of Thy Sacred Heart, in union with the Holy...

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Upcoming Events

  1. College Financial Aid Night

    September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. All School Mass

    September 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  3. Diocesan In-Service (No School

    September 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Diocesan Inservice- No School

    September 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. End of First Quarter

    October 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


“Through an unwavering commitment to our mission, coupled with an outstanding faculty, KCHS offers the very best in Catholic education to her students.”

– Dickie Sompayrac, KCHS President

Dickie Sompayrac, Knoxville Catholic High School President