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About Cathedral

Cathedral is a Catholic, college preparatory school committed to educating and developing future leaders in an environment of academic, spiritual, and personalized excellence. Cathedral provides a sanctuary in which students can learn and grow. To assure personalized attention in the learning process, Cathedral has an average class size of 15. Cathedral students come from 22 communities in Western MA, and four countries around the world. They follow a 6 period-a-day schedule in a 7-day rotation.


100% of the class of 2014 graduated from Cathedral, 100% of whom went on and matriculate at the college/university level.

37% of the class of 2016 and 30% of the class of 2015 are members of the National Honor Society, which requires a 3.6 cumulative GPA. In addition to excellent grades, students must meet “character” standards to become members of the NHS. Involvement in important community service and holding significant leadership roles are examples of the kind of character the NHS rewards

School Hours and Schedule

Monday through Friday 7:40 a.m. - 2:25 p.m.
Extended day program 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


There are 44 educators at Cathedral. 70% of them have been at Cathedral more than five years. 100% percent of the faculty and administration hold Bachelor’s Degrees, 61% hold a Master’s Degree and several other faculty members hold a CAGS or Doctoral Degree beyond their Master’s Degree.


$8,600 with parish sponsorship
$9,300 non-parish sponsorship
$14,000 International
5.5% discount for full tuition paid by June 30 of the prior year.

Cathedral's Revenue and Expense Explanation

Cathedral's FY 2013 revenue sources
Cathedral's FY 2013 expense categories

Uniform Procurement

Blake’s Uniforms, 1205 Parker Street, Springfield, MA 01129-1031
(413) 782-4123

Text Book Procurement

We are under contract, however not exclusive, with MBSDirect for the purchase of text books.


Cathedral High School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). The current accreditation runs through 2023.


Cathedral High School • 260 Surrey Road • Springfield, MA 01118 • (413) 782-5285