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

Morning Prayer & Announcements 5/24/18

Morning prayer: In the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen. Father all-powerful, you sent the Holy Spirit into the world to set our hearts on fire. May the grace we receive through your Spirit help us to be zealous advocates of your undying love...

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Morning Prayer & Announcements 5/22/18

Morning prayer: In the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen Lord, send your Spirit of wisdom upon us and teach us to know ourselves. May we come to know how you made us, and what you have made us for. Lord, teach us to use what you have bestowed...

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Upcoming Events

  1. First Day of School

    August 7 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  2. Labor Day (No School)

    September 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. Diocesan In-Service (No School

    September 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Fall Break (No School)

    October 8 @ 8:00 am - October 12 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Admissions Open House

    October 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 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