Great Falls Central Catholic High School

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  • Founded in the finest tradition of Roman Catholic education, Great Falls Central Catholic High School is a diocesan college preparatory institution committed to fostering a Christ-centered community, encouraging academic excellence and nurturing the integrity of every student so that each may live fully God's will for his or her life. Central offers a rigorous college prep curriculum, strong Catholic identity, safe and secure learning environment, and extra-curricular activities.

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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
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia
Year Founded2000

Student Body

Total Students116 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Great Falls Central Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesArt, Biology, English Literature, Government, US Higtory
Average ACT score25
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(khaki pants and polo shirts on Mass days)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,750
Tuition NotesTuition is based on adjusted gross income. Range is $3,500 to $8,750. Parents seeking financial assistance must complete the FACTS Grant and Aid Application, found as a link on the school website. Individual conferences can be arranged with Administration
% on Financial Aid
65%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorVickie Donisthorpe
Admissions AssociateHugh Smith

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Community Service Projects, DECA, Key Club, Mustangs 4 Life, Outdoor Adventure Club, Spanish Club, Speech and Debate

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club

School Notes

  • Great Falls Central Catholic High School
  • Christ-Centered Environment
  • Academically Excellent
  • Honors and AP Courses
  • Financial Assistance
  • State Accredited
  • Diversity of Faiths Embraced
  • 100% Graduation Rate
  • Safe and Secure Learning Environment
  • Foreign Exchange Student Program
  • Nine Varsity Sports with Full Participation by All Team Members
  • Speech and Debate, Band, Choir, Orchestra, Cheerleading
  • Art Club, Spanish Club, DECA, Key Club, Outdoor Adventure and Mustang for Life
  • Daily Prayer and Weekly Mass
  • Parental and Family Involvement
  • Discover the Difference at Central Catholic High School home of the Mighty Mustangs!

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The average private school tuition in Montana is $9,174 for elementary schools and $8,026 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montana is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).