Our students excel in academic disciplines.
Students grow in
faith and service.
Friendship and
community abounds

Welcome to SJNCS

From our Principal:

Dear Families, 

Welcome to another beautiful school year. I am excited and feel extremely blessed to be a part of St. John Neumann Catholic School (SJNCS). Thank you for choosing SJNCS for your children. 

As the year unfolds, please keep in mind that we are all in this together. The staff has been working very hard to be ready for your children to have a fun, faith-filled rigorous learning experience.  It is a true team at SJNCS all working for God’s glory!  

My prayer is for each person to feel welcome and loved each day here at SJNCS.  Please add our staff, students, and families to your prayers for a wonderful school year full of growth in mind, body, and spirit. 


Mrs. Mechelke 

Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be establishedProverbs 16:3 

St. John Neumann Catholic School is a Catholic parochial school providing academic excellence, faith formation, and a profound sense of community within the Diocese of Knoxville, TN, serving grades preschool through eight.

Fact Sheet

Our academic program is incredibly strong at SJNCS and our numbers and test scores reflect that. Take a look at our fact sheet!

Take a Tour

Now enrolling preschool through 8th grade. Please call and schedule your tour today!

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Whether it is through faith development, our challenging curriculum, or service opportunities, students and teachers engage in a learning process that is second to none.


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to learn more about our school.


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at St. John Neumann.


Begin the application process online or download an application.


Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Council on Accreditation and School Improvement.


Our students range from Pre-Kindergarten
through 8th grade, with an average class size of 16.


Our curriculum goals are illuminated by faith and grounded in scripture and Catholic tradition.


Our 42-acre campus is located in Farragut
West Knoxville, 25 minutes from downtown.


18 of our educators hold advanced
degrees. 11% are minority educators.


Our eighth grade students scored
in the top 1% nationally on the IOWA Test.

Latest News and Events

Busy December!

December is a busy, fun time at SJNCS! You can print our December calendar or view it below. 

Mustang Band News!

Let’s offer a HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to the following SJN Band students who earned seats at ETSBOA Junior Band Clinic in their auditions last Saturday: Manuel U., Flute, 3rd Chair, Gold Emma C., Flute, 10th Chair, Gold Chris H., Trombone, 3rd Chair, Gold Will C., Trombone, 6th 

New Uniform Vendor–Tommy Hilfiger!

We are excited to share that our online uniform store with School Uniforms by Tommy Hilfiger is officially launched! Tommy Hilfiger is now an additional approved SJNCS school uniform vendor. My APlus Uniforms and Lands End are still approved options as well. For information on how