We, Lexington Catholic High School, serve as an integral part of the mission of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lexington.
We serve students of all faith traditions by providing a high quality Catholic college preparatory education that fosters the spiritual ideas and moral values of the Gospel.
In this dynamic faith community, we nurture the development of the mind, spirit, and body of our students.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Top Ranked KY School
- Grades: 9-12
- Enrollment: 796 students
- Acceptance rate: 99%
- Average class size: 22 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: Verified school update
Lexington Catholic High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Kentucky for:
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
mild learning differences including dyslexia and attention deficit disorders
Summer School Offered
Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2007
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
Number of AP Courses
AP American Government, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French Language, AP Latin, AP Music Theory, AP Physics B, AP Physics C, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP United States History, AP World History
Average ACT score
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
National avg.: 85%
Total Sports Offered
Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
Academic Team, Art Club, Band, Chess Club, Choir, Creative Writing Club, Culinary Club, Drama, French Club, French Honor Society, Latin Club, Latin Honor Society, National Beta Club, National Honor Society, Outdoor Club, Peer Ministry, Service Club, Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society, Speech Team, Spirit Club, Student Council, Tri M Music Honor Society, Y Club, Yearbook and Newspaper
- Lexington Catholic offers specialized programs in Mathematics, Science, and Technology and in the Fine Arts called the Exemplar Scholars Programs and an Equine Academy. These programs require a separate application process. Please visit our website for more information about these programs.
Source: Verified school update
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the acceptance rate of Lexington Catholic High School?
The acceptance rate of Lexington Catholic High School is 99%, which is higher than the national average of 93%.
What sports does Lexington Catholic High School offer?
Lexington Catholic High School offers 17 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee and Volleyball. Lexington Catholic High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Kentucky for most sports offered.
What is Lexington Catholic High School's ranking?
Lexington Catholic High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Kentucky for: Largest student body, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for Lexington Catholic High School?
The application deadline for Lexington Catholic High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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