Welcome to Lexington Catholic High School, a private boarding school and the exclusive academic partner of Amerigo Lexington.

Lexington Catholic is a college-preparatory, coeducational, private boarding high school fostering individual growth, moral responsibility and academic excellence while encouraging students to explore artistic and athletic pursuits. Recognized as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, our rigorous academic program offers students exciting opportunities to receive real-world experiences in a variety of disciplines. Upon graduation, we ensure our students are prepared to act knowledgeably, lead thoughtfully, share generously and contribute meaningfully to society and leave our program well-equipped for college and beyond. 

We look forward to meeting you and introducing you to our school community. 

Warm Regards,

Lexington Catholic High School Crest
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"Lexington Catholic is my second home." 

Harley, Grade 9, Vietnam

School Facts

Lexington Catholic High School represents a long tradition of Catholic education in the Bluegrass region. Founded in 1951, Lexington Catholic is a Blue Ribbon School for Excellence award recipient and serves students of all faith traditions through a high quality, Catholic, college-preparatory education.

  • Founded in 1951
  • 800 students
  • Coed enrollment
  • 17-acre campus
  • 18:1 student to faculty ratio 
  • Safe residential community
  • Full-service boarding program 
  • AP, Honors and college prep course offerings
  • Specialized aerospace engineering program
  • Elite Fine Arts program
  • 100% college acceptance rate
  • On-site staff, 24/7 support

Top-Notch Facilities

Lexington Catholic High School is located on a 17-acre campus in the heart of Lexington, Kentucky. Lexington Catholic features technologically advanced, Wi-Fi enabled classrooms and computer labs. The private school also features physics, biology and chemistry labs, student library, art studios, music and choral practice rooms, 440-seat theater with professional equipment, college and career counseling center and advanced athletic facilities. 

Lexington Catholic is a good school and has very experienced teachers. Teachers often use a variety of teaching methods and they create a comfortable learning environment.

— Haoyu, Grade 11, China