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CHS welcomes everyone to support our 2019 Irish Run by attending our SPIRIT NIGHT @ PANDA EXPRESS on Tuesday October 8th, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM - 20% of all earnings will proceed to sponsor the event! | Cathedral calls out all middle school students to come visit La Cate, ask questions, get informed and get a taste of what being an "Irish for a Day" is all about. It's a great day to be an Irishman! Please contact Mr. Baca for appointments or questions about visiting Cathedral, Tel: 915 532 3238 ext. 695, Email: | Make sure to check out our upcoming Football, Tennis and XC Season Schedule under the Athletic Teams page.

We encourage all those aspiring Irish looking to perform in one of our sports, (see Team Pages - Athletics Tab) reach out to our Athletic Director, Coach Carlos Puertas concerning the sport of your interest for any athletics information. 

Coach Carlos Puertas
Director of Athletics
Phone: (915) 532 3238 ext 682.

Cathedral Irish Football is back for this 2019 School Season!!! 
Come join the Irish on the upcoming games for the start of the season!

-CHS vs St. Michael's HS (Santa Fe) @ Santa Fe, NM

We welcome everyone to visit our CHS Irish Athletics web page for more details on sports!

Cathedral HS welcomes everyone to its annual Irish Run this coming October 20th, 2019 @ 9:00 AM!
Registration Forms are now available, click here to download a copy or visit our current students tab. Online Registration is also available, click here for more info.

Early Registration Fee: $20.00 | Race Day Registration Fee: $25.00
Date: Sunday October 20th, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM
Packet Pick-up: Cathedral HS Library
Friday Oct. 18th, 2019, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Come join us this coming Tuesday evening for our SPIRIT NIGHT on October 8th at Panda Express near UTEP (2725 N. Mesa, El Paso, TX, 79902) from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

20% of all sales of the day will be proceedings to sponsor the 2019 Irish Run! 

So come out, have a great time, enjoy a delicious dinner and support your Cathedral HS Irish!!!

Cathedral HS will be offering Flu Shots for all students on October 11th, 2019 from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM in the Guereca Auditorium
Make sure you are vaccinated and to wash your hands to keep our campus a safe and healthy.

Place: Guereca Auditorium
Cathedral High School (1309 N Stanton, El Paso, 79902)
Date: Friday October 11th, 2019 (2:30 PM - 4:00 PM)
Price: $10.00 per Flu Shot (Cash, Checks, Debit & Credit accepted)

All students interested in attending to Cathedral High School as a freshman, transfer and international students are welcome to visiting our social media pages and to scroll over our admissions tab for more information on how to apply at Cathedral, our new student online application will become available in Spring 2020.

Placement test sessions are to bee scheduled with our Admission Coordinator, Mr. Juan Pablo Baca prior to applying. For any further questions and concerns you may contact admissions at

The Irish family invites you to become part of a 95 year legacy, and a brotherhood that will last forever, and will challenge you to become a greater version of yourself on a daily basis.

Embrace the legacy, Viva La Cate!

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Where young men become the best version of themselves

Cathedral’s success lies in simple yet profound ideas but none more important than the belief that our students are capable, regardless of race, social or economic background, religion, family circumstances, or cultural bias of achieving academic success, of becoming model citizens who have a moral compass by which they can guide their lives.

At Cathedral we provide a sense of family. The young men of Cathedral are proud of the school and protective of its reputation. Self-esteem is high as students are aware of their accomplishments academically and athletically; men of Cathedral have high expectations of success, something they all carry with them into college and university.

In many ways, Cathedral could be called old-fashioned. It is private, religious, and all-male. School policies demand high standards, much homework, minimal social distractions, and unrelenting self-discipline and respect for others. For instance, the student body is required to stand whenever any adult enters the classroom.
The quid pro quo of all this self-discipline is motivation, an atmosphere of pride and constant reward for the accomplishment. The public address system reminds the students, “Let us remember we are in the holy presence of God.” The clear minute-by-minute message of the day to the students is: “What you do here matters! It matters to God, to your family, to your teachers, to your community, and friends.”
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Where: Center for Advanced Studies Cathedral High School 1309 N. Stanton St. El Paso, TX, 79902
Time: 3 PM – 5 PM
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$127 Million
The amount of college scholarships the Men of Cathedral have received over the past 5 years
The number of Gates Millennium Scholars (a scholarship providing free college tuition) Cathedral High School has in its history. Cathedral holds the national record for most Gates Scholars in a single year.
Hours of community service performed through Campus Ministry by Cathedral students in 2016
The number of total college acceptances earned by the 131 member Class of 2017
Total number of Athletic State Championships won throughout Cathedral's history with state titles in 8 of our 10 sports
College Acceptance rate Cathedral students have attained for over 2 decades
The number of victories Cathedral Basketball Coach Tony Harper has, top 5 among active coaches in the country and first overall in Texas history
Number of State Championships Cathedral has won in Swimming since the 1980's
Cathedral is El Paso's first and only State Champion in Football
The number of National Hispanic Scholars (Highest PSAT scores among Hispanics in the country) Cathedral has produced in the past 5 years. This distinction can help students as many top universities offer National Hispanic Scholars substantial scholarships.

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