Why Choose CBA?

Christian Brothers Academy offers a unique and incomparable education to young men and women in grades 7 – 12. The CBA educational experience provides the following:

  • A nurturing, personalized, Christian environment
  • Our Lasallian philosophy of teaching where faculty
    “touch the heart of a child to teach them”
  • Outstanding college preparatory academic experiences
  • Numerous extracurricular opportunities to participate in including 3 bands, orchestra, 3 choirs, clubs, drama productions, and 61 athletic teams
  • A faith-filled community with Catholic school Masses, class retreats and community service opportunities starting in 7th grade
  • Off-campus learning experiences (including field trips
    and travel abroad)
  • Junior high and high school experiences, rich in traditions,
    school spirit and the Brothers pride

CBA is often described as having “large school opportunities within a small school setting”. Our graduates are accepted into the nation’s most prestigious and competitive colleges and universities. Once you belong to the Christian Brothers Academy community, you are always a Brother.

Just like the student-crafted banner in the hallway of CBA reads:

CBA — friends today, family forever

Admissions Director
Mrs. Holly Dowd
hdowd@cbasyracuse.org
315-446-5960 X1231

Admissions Video

Open House                 Sunday, Oct. 29                     1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Entrance Exams For Incoming 7th and 9th Graders for Fall of 2018       Saturday, Nov. 4 OR Saturday, Nov. 18             8:00 a.m.

New Student Application Deadline                         Friday, Dec. 1

Letters of Decision Mailed   Friday, Jan. 5