Learn About Central Catholic High School from its founding in 1927 through today.
The Mission Statement
Central Catholic High School, a college preparatory, Catholic school for boys, is guided by the educational principles of St. John Baptist de La Salle. The school strives to provide a challenging, relevant, and diverse program of studies and extracurricular activities in an environment that fosters a life of faith and learning and develops leaders rooted in the Gospel values of integrity, respect, service, justice, and peace.
Our Shared Beliefs
The Faculty Creed
The Student Creed
I am called to provide the perseverance, fitness and self-discipline necessary to discover my abilities, gifts and talents. I will take advantage of the services and activities that Central Catholic provides to help me achieve success.
Share and Respect Ideas
I am called to share my ideas with my classmates, teachers, and other members of the Central Catholic community. I am called to respect the ideas and suggestions from others.
With the help of parents, teachers and other mentors, I am called to take responsibility for directing my personal learning, striving to achieve my full potential and academic excellence. If I fall short of my goals, I will use that experience as a means of growth. I am called always to be completely honest in my academic work.
Develop Pride in Myself and My School
I am called to be trustworthy, honest, reliable, concerned, caring, and respectful. I will strive to demonstrate pride in Central Catholic’s tradition, always acting in accordance with the policies of the School.
I am called to learn more about my own history and culture and those of my classmates. I am called to respect all people as individuals and as God’s sons and daughters. I am called to be a role model for other students and to assist younger students in their development and education. I will always practice courteous, respectful behavior towards others.
Value the Natural World
I am called to respect the natural world and to accept the responsibility of caring for God’s universe. I am called to value the gift of life and to avoid substances, behaviors, and situations that could adversely affect my life.
Develop My Spiritual Life
I am called to recognize that I am a unique creation of God, with a soul to be cherished and nurtured. I will build upon the values I have received through my family, the Church, Central Catholic and other positive influences in my life.
Offer Compassionate Service
Having been blessed by God with many gifts, I am called to be a person of compassion, offering service to others in my school and the wider community.
The Graduate Profile
After four years at Central Catholic High School, a graduate should be a young man who is:
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