Allentown Central Catholic is a four year co-educational high school, serving families from Lehigh and Northampton counties in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for over 75 years. The enrollment is 930 students, about half boys and half girls.
The Class of 2006 had 3 National Merit Semifinalists, 7 Commended Students, 3 National Finalists, 1 Minority Recognition Award Winner and Shawn Pillow was awarded one of the 2,500 National Scholarship winners. The class of 2005 had 5 Commended National Merit Scholars, 4 Semi-Finalists, 4 Finalists and 1 Scholar.
Allentown Central Catholic operates on a 5-day cycle with eight periods daily (45 minutes per period). 88% of the students’ time is class time, which includes large and small group instructions along with lab periods.