Newport Central Catholic High School

  • Newport Central Catholic High School is a private Catholic school of the diocese of Covington.
  • Its mission is received from Jesus Christ: to form men and women of service and leadership in Church and community.
  • The faculty, staff, students, parents, and school board become a "family" in their respect and support of one another.
  • As the NCC family, they work to bring to fuller realization the Kingdom of God that has already begun in their hearts.
  • The school commits itself to sharing in the education of the whole person with the family, the parish, and the civic community.
  • NCC leads each student to understand and develop personal giftedness and freedom through its curriculum and activities.
  • This provides for all facets of growth in an atmosphere guided by the principles of the Catholic Church.
  • NCC recognizes its unique role as educator in the academic area.
  • Today's students at NCC are being prepared to bring hope and competence to a complex society through a sharing of gospel values and the good use of knowledge and scientific technique.
  • Students are challenged to develop themselves to the level of their ability.
  • The faculty endeavors to make students conscious of God's presence in their lives, and so building in each a positive self-image. Our students are prepared for a lifetime of learning!.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Difficulties
Year Founded1896
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students342 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade Newport Central Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size26 students
Number of AP Courses10 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,600
Tuition NotesIn district parish $4900 Out of distric parish $5390 No parish $5600
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorTessy Krebs
Admissions AssociateTessy Krebs


Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Team, Biology Club, Blood Drive Committee, Catholic Order of Forresters, Choir/Liturgy Group/Musicians, Culinary Club, Drama Club, Mock Trial Team, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Pep Club, Right to Life Club, School Play, Spanish Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Government, The Upper Room -- religious group, Volleyball Club, Yearbook

School Notes

  • NCC Objectives 1. To teach in a meaningful way the good news of Jesus Christ. 2. To treat everyone with the same respect and dignity regardless of race, creed, color, ethnic, or national origin. 3. To provide opportunities for developing bonds of respect, affection, and cooperation among all members of the NCC "family." 4. To impart basic skills needed in contemporary life. 5. To nurture spiritual, cultural, social, psychological, and physical growth in the students. 6. To discern students' gifts and weaknesses, so as to provide quality education at all levels and sequences of learning. 7. To balance students' self-direction and freedom with personal responsibility. 8. To sensitize students to issues of environmental stewardship, social justice, and reverence for life. 9. To communicate with and cooperate with parents in the academic development of their sons and daughters. 10. To engage in regular discernment with regard to school philosophy and goals.
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    (859) 525-0213
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    (859) 431-1335
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