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 8/15/18

Morning Prayer In the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen Today we celebrate the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary O Jesus, through the Immaculate Heart of Mary, I offer you all my prayers, works, joys and sufferings of this day for all the...

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President’s Email- 8/14/18

To Our KCHS Community, Greetings from Catholic High!  It never ceases to amaze me how we can go from such a quiet campus in the summer to extremely busy a week or two later.  The fall semester is off to a great start and I am grateful for the excitement and enthusiasm...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Senior Parent Night

    August 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. Freshman Retreat

    August 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. Club Fair

    August 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Labor Day (No School)

    September 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. Coffee with the President

    September 6 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am


“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