About Us

Now in its 48th year of operation, Kearns High School was named after Senator Thomas Kearns, in 1901 recognized as “the most conspicuous personage in public affairs, the most popular and . . . wealthiest man in the great state of Utah.” Opening on November 7, 1966, Kearns was the sixth largest school in the state with a student body of 1900 and a goal of establishing traditions of academic excellence and instructional innovation.

With its highly qualified teaching staff and richly diverse student body, Kearns offers meaningful classroom instruction and a variety of extracurricular activities through its clubs and athletic programs.

5525 S Cougar Lane
Salt Lake City, UT 84118

Office: 385-646-5380
Fax: 385-646-5382

School Hours:
Monday: 8:30-2:10
Tuesday - Friday: 7:30-2:10

Principal: Maile Loo

Recent News & Information

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Retiring Staff & Faculty

We have several Kearns High staff and faculty members who are retiring this year. We thank them for their years of service and wish them well on their new adventures. Here's a list of those teachers along with how many years each has worked in … [Read More...]

Important Dates for the End of the School Year

The end of the school year is just around the corner. Here is a list of some important dates for students, parents, and teachers to be aware of: Monday, May 11 Last day to check out library books Tuesday, May 12 College Decision Day … [Read More...]