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Admissions Philosophy
Central Catholic invites young men from diverse backgrounds to join our community and embark upon a
high school journey rooted in the Catholic, Marianist tradition. During the admissions process, Central
Catholic will provide parents with feedback regarding their son’s application and his readiness to begin
an education steeped in academic rigor and personal development.
2022-2023 Incoming Freshman Admissions Process
Central Catholic will consider the following factors when considering acceptance:
•Complete online 2022-2023 Incoming Freshman Application (apply below!)
High School Placement Test (HSPT) Results
•8th-Grade Math and English Teacher Recommendations
•Middle school curriculum grades/transcripts
•Standardized test scores from middle school 
•Admissions Interview
Applicants are invited to interview with members of the Admissions Committee after the applicant's freshman application has been received. An applicant is given consideration for acceptance once the Central Catholic Admissions Team has received the applicant's online application, HSPT results, teacher recommendations, middle school grades/transcripts, middle school standardized test scores, and interview results. 
Priority Application Deadline: December 1, 2021
*Apply by December 1, 2021, to have a waived online application fee ($35 value) and receive priority review for tuition assistance. Applications submitted after December 1 will be assessed a $35 non-refundable application fee. Application decision notification will be in early February.
General Application Deadline: January 3, 2022
*Application submitted after the Priority Application Deadline, December 1, 2021, will be assessed a $35 non-refundable application fee. Application decision notification will be in early February. 
Sensitive to the financial sacrifice and time commitment families make to send their sons to Central
Catholic, Central Catholic strives to provide parents its professional opinion of the
student's likelihood for success in Central Catholic’s educational and formational programs.
Admissions Events
Join Central Catholic at an upcoming admissions event to discover how a student can start his legacy at Central Catholic!  Click on the button below to view our upcoming admissions events for Fall 2021. 
We want to hear from you!
Contact the Admissions Team at (210) 436-1448 or click on the button below to email us!