Catholic Central School, under the auspices of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, is a small college preparatory Catholic school, which serves the Springfield/Clark County community. Springfield is primarily an industrial city of 75,000. Nearby colleges include Wittenberg University and Clark State Community College. Central’s students come from the area’s farming communities, the suburbs, and within the city. Our total enrollment for the 2018-19 school year, in grades Preschool- 12 is 562 students. Catholic Central is accredited by the North Central Association and the Ohio Catholic Schools Association. Our school complies with the Decree on Child Protection as promulgated by the Archbishop of Cincinnati. Our fingerprinting policy includes manual fingerprinting for employees and electric background checks for all employees and volunteers.