Welcome to Saint Xavier High School in Louisville, Kentucky!

I am glad that you have found our new website, hope that you enjoy exploring the site, and encourage you to connect with St. X today. Herein, you will learn about the vibrant mission and ministry of Xaverian Brothers’ education in Louisville and ways that you can become involved, furthering the legacy of 155 years of excellence in educating young men.

From admissions information for prospective families and details for current parents to opportunities for alumni engagement and ways to share in the stewardship of the important work of Catholic education, take a look at all that is offered and consider the impact of Saint Xavier high school and its alumni around the world. Call us if you have any questions.

Most importantly, know that you are always welcome on campus and at all St. X events. Join us in prayer and service as we strive to be A Band of Brothers: Men of faith. Men of excellence. Men for others.

With your gifts and talents, shared abundantly in this unique community, the Xaverian Brothers’ motto, In Harmony Small Things Grow, will continue to inspire and shape the lives and leadership of young men who will make us all very proud.

Saint Xavier High School is a private, Catholic high school in Louisville, Kentucky, sponsored by the Xaverian Brothers. Serving young men in grades 9-12, Saint Xavier has established itself as a premier academic and athletic power in the region. Located on 54 acres in the heart of Louisville, Saint Xavier is easily accessible from I-64, I-65, I-71, I-265 and I-264. The student population for 2019-20 is represented by 96 grade schools/middle schools in 13 counties (including 3 in Indiana) and 59 zip codes.

Saint Xavier High School
1609 Poplar Level Road
Louisville, KY 40217

502.637.4712 Phone
502.634.2171 Fax

Mission - Saint Xavier High School, a Catholic college preparatory school sponsored by the Xaverian Brothers since 1864, engages young men in rigorous academic programs and extracurricular activities that foster respect, honor and service to God’s world.

Vision - Pursuing excellence in all endeavors

Educational Philosophy - Saint Xavier High School, faithful to its Xaverian heritage, strives to build a Catholic community of faith that calls young men to embrace Gospel values and prepares them to share in the life of God through lives of generous service to the world. We seek to develop the gifts and talents of each student through holistic efforts based in rigorous academics, the arts, competitive athletics, intramurals, extracurricular activities and vibrant campus ministry programs.

As a college preparatory school, St. X admits students of diverse faiths and abilities who demonstrate potential for completing our four-year, liberal arts and sciences curriculum and who desire a Catholic education. Our programs of study challenge students to grow intellectually and to think critically, welcoming students with different learning styles and mild learning differences. Exceptional instruction, guidance and coaching build enduring relationships while helping students to develop leadership skills, self-discipline and the attitudes essential for higher educational success and for becoming confident, capable and responsible stewards in a global society.