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Entrance Exam

Thank you for your interest in taking the Entrance Exam at Central Catholic High School!

The Catholic High School Placement Test (HSPT) will be administered at Central Catholic on the following two dates:

  • Saturday, November 20 (Registration Closed)

Registration for the Nov. 20 Exam has closed.

  • Saturday, December 4 (Registration Closed)

Registration for the Dec. 4 Exam has closed.

Registration Has Closed

Please note: The $40 registration fee for the exam is non-refundable. The HSPT may be taken only once during the admissions process.

Exam Details: Students check in before 7:45 AM at the Main Office and will complete their exam by 11:45 AM.

CCHS will accept SSAT scores in addition to or in lieu of HSPT scores (use school code #2339).

What You Need to Know

The HSPT Prep Class

Each fall, Central Catholic High School offers an HSPT Entrance Exam Prep Class.

For 2021, classes will be held each Tuesday from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM beginning October 12 and running until November 16.

  • Tuesday, October 12
  • Tuesday, October 19
  • Tuesday, October 26
  • Tuesday, November 2
  • Tuesday, November 9
  • Tuesday, November 16
  • Exam: Saturday, November 20 (recommended)

The Prep Class Fee of $300, payable by credit card at registration, covers the course tuition and the test prep book, as well as the fee for the exam.

Registration has closed!

Registration HAs Closed for the HSPT Prep Class & Exam
Space is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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