Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Bill Derbyshire
Transportation options None

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

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Our curriculum goals are illuminated by Catholic tradition. Through the integration of Catholic identity, spiritual formation, and moral/ethical behavior, we implement a progressive, rigorous curriculum focused on skills essential for students to become socially responsible global citizens. There is great emphasis in the development of creativity, problem-solving, decision-making and appreciation of truth and beauty in all aesthetic and cultural forms.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Environmental
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
World languages
Writing

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
5
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

14
Facilities
including: Natural area
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Tutoring

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 93% 67%
Hispanic 4% 7%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 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

10
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
8
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
9
Clubs
including: Girls on the Run
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Intramurals
PE classes
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Golf
Intramurals
PE classes
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
Science 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
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Knoxville Catholic High School
Parent involvement details Throughout each school year, SJNCS receives substantial support from it’s parent organization, the PTMO (Parent Teacher Ministry Organization). This talented group of parents provides countless hours of time, talent and treasure to our school. Parents receive weekly emails and other communication about events or opportunities at the school.

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details We have an open enrollment process year-round.
Learn more Http://www.sjncs-knox.org/admissions/application-for-admission/
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Transcript
Application fee amount $30
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $7,020
Tuition range (high) $8,765
For the year 2016-2017
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012