School Profile

Preparation for College – Values for Life

History

Saratoga Central Catholic School was founded in 1862 and is the only Catholic Middle School – High School in Saratoga County, New York. Saratoga Central Catholic High School is one of four High Schools in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany.

Saratoga Central Catholic School, continuing the tradition of St. Peter’s Academy, is a Catholic, co-educational, diocesan school located in Saratoga Springs, New York, serving students in grades 6 – 12.

As a college preparatory institution, we are committed to preparing students of diverse backgrounds within a safe and disciplined environment, not only for college but for life long learning.  We strive to provide the highest quality education while encouraging students to serve and respect others, think critically, and be compassionate, responsible, and confident citizens who are capable of adapting in an interdependent world.

Our well qualified and caring faculty and staff are dedicated to a strong academic curriculum which has at its center the modeling of Christian values and the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Graduation Requirements

NYSPHAA School of Distinction Award 2010-2011, 2011-2012

This award is awarded to a NYS High School that has all the members of their sports teams combine for over 90% average GPA for all Fall, Winter and Spring Sports.

Accreditations

AdvancEd

AP Course Offerings

AP World History, AP US History, AP Physics, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP English Literature, and AP Art History

Standardized Testing

All students take Regents Exams in corresponding courses, AP Exams if in an AP course and all New York State Assessments.

Post Secondary Plans

100% Graduation rate

48% Receive NY State Regents Honors
75% Receive NY State Advanced Regents Diploma
25% Receive NY State Regents Diplomas

4 Year Colleges: 95%
2 Year Colleges: 3%
Military: 1%
Work: 1%

Colleges of Attendance for Graduates of SCC

Adirondack Community College

Alfred University

Ave Maria University

Boston University

BYU

Cazenovia College

Chapel Hill

Cornell University

High Point University

Hudson Valley Community College

LeMoyne College

Loyola University

Manhattan College

Maria College

Marist

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

MCLA

Methodist College

Mount Ida

Northeastern University

Philadelphia University

Providence College

Quinnipiac University

Renssealer Polytechnic Institute

Russell Sage College

Sacred Heart

Salisbury University

Salve Regina University

Siena College

St. John’s University

St. Michael’s College

Stetson University

Southern Vermont College

SUNY Albany

SUNY Buffalo

SUNY Cortland

SUNY Herkimer

SUNY Oneonta

SUNY Plattsburgh

SUNY Potsdam

The College of St. Rose

University of Rhode Island

University of San Francisco

University of Tampa

University of Texas at Dallas

University of Vermont

Utica College

Villanova University

Western New England University

Military Academies Acceptances

US Merchant Marines Academy – 2010
US Naval Academy – 2011
West Point – 2012, 2014
Virginia Military Institute – 2012

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