Welcome to Knoxville Catholic High School

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

Knoxville Catholic High School has been inspiring young people through the ministry of Christ since 1932. Today, our 38-acre campus in the heart of west Knoxville features state-of-the-art facilities and learning technology, first-rate faculty and an unwavering commitment to Catholic education. Thank you for your interest in Knoxville Catholic High School – where students grow in mind, body, and spirit!

“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
Guidance at Knoxville Catholic High School
Athletics at Knoxville Catholic High School
Guidance at Knoxville Catholic High School
Athletics at Knoxville Catholic High School


IrishThon a Success!

IrishThon is a brand new event at Knoxville Catholic. It is a “mini marathon” of the University of Tennessee’s VOLThon (their dance marathon). IrishThon's donations will combine with UT's to benefit the Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at East TN Children’s...

The Irish Review

The Irish Review is a collection of writing, poetry, artwork and photography from Knoxville Catholic High School students, faculty and staff. The 2018-19 edition features forty-one student contributors along with eight staff contributors. Meet the Editorial...

KCHS Gymnastics Champions

KCHS junior gymnast Ethan Boder participated in the USA Gymnastics Elite Team Cup on March 2, 2019 in Greensboro, NC. This premier event featured nine men’s Regional Teams, each consisting of six junior elite gymnasts. Team scores for the Elite Team Cup are based on...