Thank you for your interest in Catalyst Academy!

A great education cultivates confident, compassionate scholars ready to define and achieve their dreams. Selecting the right school for your child is a big decision, and we are honored that you are considering us.

The Catalyst Academy team is driven to do whatever it takes to deliver a great education for our young scholars. Indeed, Catalyst Academy has been nationally recognized for our exceptional response to the COVID-19 pandemic, illustrating the tenacity we bring to this critical work.

Applications for the 2023-24 school year are now open!

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If you are not able to fill out the form online, or have any application or enrollment questions, please contact us at or call us at 412-684-2400.

Want to learn more?  Join us at one of our family information sessions where you will be able to meet leaders from Catalyst Academy, learn more about the school, and get your questions answered.  Please visit our Events page for more details.

Open House Resources

Enjoy this recording of a parent information session to learn more about Catalyst Academy. Access the program order and timings below, to jump to sections of the video.


0:00 Welcome/Introduction
0:58 Our History, Mission, & Values
03:27 A Day in the Life of a Catalyst Academy Scholar
08:08 Curriculum & Instruction at Catalyst
10:44 Scholar Talent Development – Arts, STEM, Physical Education
13:29 Social Emotional Learning at Catalyst
14:58 Scholar Support Center
17:45 Inclusive Learning at Catalyst
20:26 Catalyst Cultural Traditions
23:09 Scholar Goal Circles
24:42 Teacher Development at Catalyst
29:01 Catalyst’s Response to the Pandemic
31:38 Our Facility
33:34 Next Steps