Central Catholic High School

300 Hampshire St
Lawrence, MA 01841-0184
Tel: (978)682-0260
Grades: 9 - 12 | 1353 students
Central Catholic was founded by Brother Florentius and the Marist Brothers of the Schools in 1935, to provide boys from Lawrence and vicinity the previously unavailable opportunity to receive a Catholic high school education.
Central Catholic High School, established and conducted by the Marist Brothers of the Schools, is dedicated to the mission of Saint Marcellin Champagnat: to make Jesus known and loved among young people.
Preparing hearts and minds for college and for life, Central Catholic promotes the spiritual, moral, intellectual, emotional and physical growth of the whole person.
Students are readied to assume their place as competent and compassionate members of the church and the human family.
Faculty and students form a Christian living community in which the dignity of each person is respected.
Central Catholic shows particular regard for students who are educationally at-risk and economically disadvantaged.
Every student is encouraged to develop their God-given talents and use them in the service of others, particularly the least favored.
Central Catholic High School, licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 1353 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Central Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Notre Dame High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blessed Stephen Bellesini Osa Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lawrence Catholic Academy (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lawrence
    Notre Dame High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
    0.2 miles
    207 Hampshire St
    Lawrence, MA 01841
    (978)689-8222
    0.29-12
    272
  • Lawrence
    Blessed Stephen Bellesini Osa Academy
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 5-8 | 60 students
    0.3 miles
    94 Bradford St
    Lawrence, MA 01840
    (978)989-0004
    0.35-8
    60
  • Lawrence
    Esperanza Academy School Of Hope
    All-girls (Episcopal)
    Grades: 6-9 | 70 students
    0.6 miles
    198 Garden St
    Lawrence, MA 01840
    (978)722-1048
    0.66-9
    70
  • Methuen
    Grades: 9-12 | 203 students
    1.1 miles
    209 Lawrence Street
    Methuen, MA 01844
    (978)682-9391
    1.19-12
    203
  • Methuen
    St. Monica School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 166 students
    1.1 miles
    212 Lawrence St
    Methuen, MA 01844
    (978)686-1801
    1.1K-9
    166

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