Central Catholic High School

  • 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.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students834 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Central Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Cranberry Township
    Grades: 9-12 | 593 students
    17.7 miles
    1617 Rt. 228
    Cranberry Township, PA 16066
    (412) 321-4823
    17.7 9-12
    593

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Many many years ago, I attended Central Catholic High School. As a vintage old-timer, the school provided me an excellent preparatory background for academic success first at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, and then at the University of Pittsburgh. Thank you Central!
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The average private school tuition in Pittsburgh, PA is $9,579 for elementary schools and $15,463 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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