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Tuition & Financial Aid

Why will you choose Central Catholic?
As a school of excellence, Central Catholic High School provides the best value in education available for your investment.  We understand that families are making an investment in their children’s futures and that is how we approach our mission in educating each student who has been entrusted to our care.

Tuition for the 2017-2018 school year has been set at $13,590, which includes all academic and athletic fees.  There are a number of payment options available for managing tuition.  Families may elect to make one payment, two separate payments or enroll in a program through Tuition Management System (TMS) where their tuition bills may be spread over 11 equal monthly payments.

International Student tuition and fees are addressed separately.  Please contact the Office of Admissions at 978.682.0260 ext. 605 for more information.


Financial Aid and Scholarship Information
Central Catholic High School offers financial assistance to students whose families demonstrate significant financial need.  Based on available funds and the number of applicants each year, Central Catholic makes every effort to provide assistance to those families who need help.  Currently, 30% of Central Catholic students receive some type of financial assistance.  Our students have been awarded $1.5 million in financial assistance for the 2016-2017 school year.

Families new to CCHS who are in need of financial assistance are encouraged to complete the FACTS Grant & Aid Assessment form online at: https://online.factsmgt.com/signin/3H65F beginning Monday, November 7, 2016 and prior to Friday, December 9, 2016 so the school may provide financial assistance decisions with the admissions decisions in early February 2017.

Financial assistance decisions are made separately from the admissions process and have no impact on a student’s eligibility for admission.  All families applying for financial assistance must submit their most recent tax returns with W-2s and all supporting schedules.  All financial information is held in the strictest confidence by the Financial Aid Committee.

Families are required to reapply for financial assistance each year. Every attempt is made to provide ongoing assistance to returning students that demonstrate continued need.

Current CCHS families (Classes of 2018, 2019, 2020) applying or reapplying for Financial Aid must submit their applications by the end of February 2017.

A limited number of scholarships are available to students enrolling at Central Catholic as freshmen.  These scholarships are based on various criteria including academic performance, HSPT (Entrance Exam) results, need, residency, alumni affiliation and other criteria.
Upcoming Events
Class of 2022 Applications Available
9/8/2017
Applications for students applying for the fall of 2018 will be available on this day.
Please click here for information on applying to CCHS.
Location: Office of Admissions
Contact: Mr. Christopher Merrill

Merrimack Valley Catholic High School Fair
9/26/2017
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Admissions representatives from area Catholic high schools are available to meet with prospective students regarding their academic and student life programs. Registration is not required.
Location: South Wing - Baroni Multipurpose Hall - 212
Contact: Mr. Christopher Merrill
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Central Catholic High School Open House
10/29/2017
12:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Prospective students and families will have the opportunity to explore the CCHS campus; meet our teachers, counselors, students and staff; see science experiments in action; talk with coaches and advisors; and get a true feel of what makes Central Catholic so special. More information to come on our Open House page.
Contact: Mr. Christopher Merrill
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CCHS Entrance Exam: The Catholic High School Placement Test (HSPT)
11/18/2017
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
More details on exam registration will be posted when available. Good luck to all students taking the exam!
Contact: Mr. Christopher Merrill
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CCHS Entrance Exam: The Catholic High School Placement Test (HSPT)
12/2/2017
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
More details on exam registration will be posted when available. Good luck to all students taking the exam!
Contact: Mr. Christopher Merrill
More Details
Seeking more information about CCHS? 
Please contact the Admissions Office at admissions@centralcatholic.net.


Freshmen at Central Catholic are welcomed into a new and highly engaging learning environment. Teaching and learning at CCHS have been substantially transformed by our wireless, one-to-one student computing program. Click here for the iPad Resources page with video tutorials and links to the required apps (and to see the list of upcoming Class of 2021 iPad sessions).
The Admissions Team
Mr. Christopher Merrill
Director of Admissions
978-682-0260 ext. 605
Grad Year: 1989

Mrs. Elizabeth Schroth
Assistant Director of Admissions
978-682-0260 ext. 626

Mrs. Kelly Doherty
Administrative Assistant
978-682-0260 ext. 612