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Apply Today!

Become part of the CCHS Family.

Students who have not yet applied but are interested in being considered as candidates for admission for Fall 2021 should contact the Admissions Office at 978-682-0260 ext. 612.

We are excited to announce that the admissions process for the Class of 2026 will open on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.  

We look forward to seeing your application for admission at that time.

Be sure to complete the Inquiry Form to receive announcements and updates!

We’ll send you your own printed copy of the CCHS viewbook, We Are Central! You’ll also receive important updates on upcoming events and important dates.

Complete the Inquiry Form

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All candidates for admission can apply through our online portal beginning on September 1.

We look forward to reviewing your application for admission and welcome any questions you may have about the process.

Contact us at or 978-682-0260 ext. 612.

Admission to Central Catholic is selective.

Candidates for grade nine may apply to Central Catholic by using the CCHS Application Portal. We also will accept the Standard Application Online (SAO) in lieu of Central’s application.

Transfer students interested in applying, please visit the Transfer Students page.

In order to apply, grade nine candidates must submit the following materials either through the Application Portal or the SAO:

  1. Application for Admission;
  2. School Records;
  3. English Teacher (8th Grade Teacher) Recommendation;
  4. Math Teacher (8th Grade Teacher) Recommendation;
  5. School Official Recommendation; and
  6. Catholic High School Placement Test (HSPT) and/or SSAT score.

If you are using the CCHS Application Portal, you will be able to access your electronic recommendation and school records forms once you submit your Application for Admission.

Six Steps to Becoming a Raider

An Overview of the CCHS Family First Admissions Process

Admissions decisions for the Class of 2026 are released in February, and admitted students are invited to Accepted Students Night.

The Admissions Team

We're here to help!

If you have any questions about CCHS or the admissions process, please do not hesitate to contact us. Call us at 978-682-0260 ext. 612 or email us at:

Mr. Christopher Merrill

Mr. Christopher Merrill
Director of Admissions

Ms. Taylor Sacco

Ms. Taylor Sacco
Assistant Director of Admissions

Ms. Heather McGhee

Ms. Heather McGhee
Admissions Associate