Catholic Central High School

As a top college prep school in the SE Region of Wisconsin, Catholic Central High School has prided itself on bringing affordable private high school education with a moral baseline supported by the Catholic Church. Founded by The School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1920, CCHS boasts 51 State Championships, National Top 10% ACT Scores, aggressive tuition assistance that includes Racine and Wisconsin School Choice options and concurrent enrollment which allows for CC students to obtain college credits while in high schoool.

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Top Rankings

Catholic Central High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
134 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Catholic Central High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
8 students
Number of AP Courses
7 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus, Language & Composition, Literature & Composition, Psychology, Psysics, US Government & Politics
Average ACT score
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$600 discount toward tuition for any student who is a member of one of our local member-parishes. We have aggressive tuition reduction scholarships available. CCHS is a Wisconsin and Racine County School Choice Approved School. Additional child discount: -$1,000
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Karen Schwenn



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
16 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Art & Service Club, Creative Writing, Drama Club, F.I.A.T (Faith In Action Team), Fishing Club, Forensics, Key Club, Model United Nations, NHS, Operation Click, Peer Mentoring, Pep Band, Ping Pong, Praise Band, Student Ambassadors, Student Council

School Notes

  • Through Faith, Knowledge and Tradition, Catholic Central HS not only teaches students how to learn but how to live.
  • Deliberately small, CCHS takes pride in offering all students opportunities to "get involved" in the numerous athletic, academic and extracurricular courses and social clubs. A renewed commitment to the fine arts (Band and Theater), CC produces 2 theatrical productions per year and a number of band and ensemble community concerts which frequently brings the entire Burlington community together.
  • A great way to find out more about CC Student life is to schedule a "shadow day" which takes you through the day-in-the-life of a Hilltopper while shadowing a current CCHS Student. Contact Admissions for more information.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Catholic Central High School cost?
Catholic Central High School's tuition is approximately $9,500 for private students.
What sports does Catholic Central High School offer?
Catholic Central High School offers 17 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Marksmanship, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball and Wrestling. Catholic Central High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for most sports offered.
What is Catholic Central High School's ranking?
Catholic Central High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for: Highest average ACT score, Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for Catholic Central High School?
The application deadline for Catholic Central High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
For the money, CC is one of the best investments in private school education in the area. It's a challenging school for students, but every student is given all the tools to succeed. With an 8:1 Student to Teacher ratio to 100% graduation rates, the faculty is a caring group of dedicated educators. It's a privilege to have worked at CC for 4 years.
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Outstanding faculty and administration!! Coursework designed to prepare the student body for future educational endeavors. Communication coupled with power School and Schoology keeps students and parents well informed and up to date.
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Catholic Central is a first class high school. Top notch academics, athletics and faith formation.
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The average private school tuition in Racine County, WI is $3,946 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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