Details overview

Hours 07:55 AM - 03:25 PM
School leader Mr. Daniel Breen
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 100

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Religious
Science
Technology
Visual arts
Writing

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Orchestra
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

13
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Gifted and talented programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Special education programs Special education resource room

Early childhood program

Type of center Standalone center
Early childhood starting age Infant
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Requirements for attending It is required that all students have current immunizations as outlined by the State of Tennessee Department of Health.
Weekly cost range (low) $150
Weekly cost range (high) $225
For the year 2016
Payment schedule Monthly
Financial aid options None
Preschool meals offered Morning Snack
Afternoon Snack
Social emotional skills development We believe that children learn best during cooperative play. Our children are given opportunities to problem solve and develop a sense of self worth through hands on learning activities.
Typical day and activities Each classroom in our program has an age-appropriate schedule geared to best meet the needs of the children. Please plan a visit to learn more and see the preschool in action. Call 865.558.4129 or email jfults@shcknox.org
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Teaching credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 51%-75%
Maximum number of infants per adult 4
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 6
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 7
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 9
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 9
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 15
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 82% 67%
Hispanic 11% 7%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 2%
Two or more races 1% 1%
Black 1% 23%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Track
10
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
12
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Flag football
Golf
PE classes
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Football
Golf
PE classes
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Clubs Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Debate
Drama club
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Technology club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically come from these schools Sacred Heart Cathedral Pre-School
Students typically continue on to these schools Knoxville Catholic High School

Teachers

12
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School counselor
School psychologist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Staff details 50% of our faculty have higher education degrees.

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Diocese of Knoxville

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Applying is easy using our Online Application. We encourage families to apply online as it simplifies submission and provides parents a tool for tracking online the status of their admission after their application has been submitted. A non-refundable fee of $75 must be submitted with each application.
Learn more Https://shcs-tn.client.renweb.com/oa/?memberid=1861
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Transcript
Application fee amount $75
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $6800
Tuition range (high) $8800
For the year 2016-2017
Financial aid offered Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012