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Our Mission

The mission of Tates Creek High School is to prepare all Commodores for college and career success and for service as informed and active citizens with intercultural understanding and respect.

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Tates Creek High School continues to be one of the top schools in the state for Kentucky Governor's Scholar success!   We are proud to have had 150 GSP scholars the past six years!


SENIORS:  Please complete the College and Scholarships Class of 2017 Survey.

Survey ends at 11:45pm on May 17th .

Survey is broken down by letters of the alphabet.

Last Name A –D https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8LCVT9V

Last Name E – K https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WZ5W65B

Last Name L – R https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/S88WQPQ

Last Name S- Z https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SL838YZ

Senior Awards

Here is a list of 2017 Senior Award recipients.

Spring 2017 Final Exam Schedule


May 16


May 17


May 18


May 19

B1  Class

A1  Class





B2  Class

A2  Class

B3  Class

A3  Class

B4  Class

A4  Class






TCHS Class of 2017 Graduation

Thursday, May 25, 2017

4:00 p.m.

Rupp Arena

TCHS 2017 Summer School

Click here for Summer School Information

Click here for Summer School Information for PE classes


TCHS is offering the following courses during summer school:

Credit Recovery Classes:

English 1

English 2

Algebra 1

Algebra 2




Initial Credit:



Other courses may be completed through Plato.


Summer Teen Volunteer Program at St. Joseph Hospital

Click here for information on St. Joe's Summer Teen Volunteer Program.


Athletic Physicals

Click here for more information regarding athletic physicals.

TCHS Hall of Fame

Tates Creek is creating a Hall of Fame for honored alumni.  Nominees must have graduated from Tates Creek more than ten (10) years prior to their nomination (if a student) or have retired or left TCHS at least one (1) year prior to their nomination (if a teacher, coach, or administrator).

Nominees can be Tates Creek High School graduates (individuals or teams), former staff members (Teachers, coaches, or administrators) or Tates Creek High School supporters.

Nominees must be able to attend the Induction Ceremony and related activities which are normally held on a date to be determined during the month of April.

Contact John Dixon for more information or to nominate a member for the TCHS Hall of Fame.


Want additional help on PSAT or SAT practice? Check this link out to connect your PSAT scores from this school year to online practice through Khan Academy!

Khan Academy

SBDM Athletic Tryout Policy:

If a student is not passing 6 classes by 3:15 on the first day of tryouts, that student is ineligible to tryout and therefore ineligible to participate that season.

***If a student is not on the initial list and shows up to tryout, they may not participate that day and their name(s) will be given to the athletic director to check grades for the following day of tryouts***

To view the entire Athletic Eligibility Policy, click here.

Commodore Passes for Sale

John Dixon, athletic director, is selling Commodore Passes for $50 each.  This will allow free admittance to any home TC athletic event during the 2016-2017 school year.  Please contact him if you are interested in purchasing—it’s a great deal!

Enrollment Information

Click here for important information regarding enrolling new students at TCHS.

School Accountability

Need help understanding Kentucky's new accountability system, Unbridled Learning?  Click here for an explanation of the different ways TCHS is held accountable.

Updating Email Addresses in Infinite Campus

Parents, if you need to update your email addresses or phone numbers in Infinite Campus, please email Debbie Gilley and Parent Portal with your new information.

Tates Creek Healthy Kids Clinic

Click here for more information about this service.

FREE Online Homework Help

Sponsored by the Lexington Public Library.

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The mission of Tates Creek High School is to prepare all Commodores for college and career success and for service as informed and active citizens with intercultural understanding and respect.