Central Catholic High School

Tel: (412)621-8189
Central Catholic High School, a college preparatory diocesan school for boys, is guided by the educational principles of Saint John Baptist de La Salle.
The school strives to provide a challenging, relevant, and diverse program of studies and extracurricular activities in an environment that fosters a life of faith and scholarship and develops leaders rooted in the Gospel values of integrity, respect, service, justice and peace.
We strive to provide each student with realistic challenges according to his capacity for intellectual growth, creativity, and spiritual development.
During these formative years we strive to stimulate his mind, guide his critical thinking, promote competent self-expression, and develop his faith.
We will help the student to make choices likely to provide personal fulfillment beyond high school.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 840 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Central Catholic High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oakland Catholic High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is University Child Development Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Carnegie Mellon Cyert Center For Early Education (0.3 miles away)
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  • Pittsburgh University Child Development Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    635 Clyde Street
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15260
    (412)383-2100
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.1  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Pittsburgh
    Oakland Catholic High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    144 North Craig Street
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15213
    (412)682-6633
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  579  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pittsburgh
    Carnegie Mellon Cyert Center For Early Education
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1060 Morewood Ave
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15213
    (412)731-0889
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.3  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Pittsburgh
    Western Pennsylvania School For Blind Children
    Special Education School
    201 N Bellefield Ave
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15213
    (412)621-0100
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  UG
  • Pittsburgh
    Childrens School At Carnegie Mellon
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    Mmc 17 Carnegie Mellon University
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15213
    (412)268-1499
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |  94  students  |  Gr.  K

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