Hayden Catholic High School is a Roman Catholic high school within the Archdiocese of Kansas City, Kansas under the jurisdiction of Archbishop Joseph Naumann, the management of a Board of Trustees, and the leadership of President Shelly Buhler and Principal James Sandstrom.

Hayden Catholic High School is proud to partner with Topeka Catholic parishes in the education of their students. For more information on/or about a Topeka Catholic school please click on their name below or visit the Topeka Catholic Schools website at

Christ the King
Pastor - Fr. Matthew Schiffelbein
Principal - Ms. Relynn Reynoso


Holy Family
Pastor - Fr. Tim Haberkorn - Sacred Heart / St. Joseph
Principal - Mr. Nick Anderson
Pastor - Fr. Jerry Arano-Ponce - Our Lady of Guadalupe


Mater Dei
Pastor - Fr. John Pilcher
Principal - Mrs. Andrea Hillebert


Most Pure Heart of Mary
Pastor - Fr. Greg Hammes
Principal - Mr. Eric White


St. Matthew 
Pastor - Fr. John Torres
Principal - Mrs. Theresa Lein


Hayden Catholic High School also accepts students from Catholic schools in Lawrence, Kansas. There is currently, complimentary transportation from Lawrence to Hayden. To find out more about transportation from Lawrence please contact Sheri Cafer, Director of Admissions, at or 785-272- 5210. For information about these schools please click on their name below.

Corpus Christi
Pastor - Fr. Mick Mulvaney
Principal - Mrs. Mary Mattern


St. John the Evangelist
Pastor - Fr. Jeff Ernst, O.F.M. Cap
Principal - Mrs. Pat Newton


Hayden Catholic High School does accept students coming from non-Catholic schools. The school enrolls a variety of students coming from public middle schools across the region as well as private schools like Topeka Collegiate and Cair Paravel.