Welcome to Chicopee Comprehensive High School

On behalf of the faculty, staff and students, I would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to Chicopee Comprehensive High School. From its dynamic teaching faculty, to our terrific support staff, and dedicated students, Chicopee Comprehensive High School is truly committed to educational success. Chicopee Comprehensive High School provides every student with a structured learning environment where they are highly encouraged to strive for academic excellence, to become organized and effective communicators, original thinkers, and productive citizens.

Chicopee Comprehensive High School encourages students to achieve their goals by offering a high quality program of studies along with extra-curricular opportunities that will meet the needs and interests of all. As your principal, I strongly encourage our students to “get involved” and take advantage of all that is offered here at CCHS, so that you can create a memorable, enjoyable, and most importantly meaningful high school experience. It is my sincere belief that every student has the ability and the potential to accomplish great things! I challenge each of you to begin developing, displaying and refining your character traits that will serve you well, and help lay the foundation for future success.

Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Chicopee Comprehensive High School offers a robust program of studies with courses offered at the college prep, honors, and advanced placement levels. CCHS is a true comprehensive high school, by blending a strong 21st Century academic curriculum with a highly competitive Career and Technical Education Program (CTE) including: Electricity, Automotive Technology, Carpentry, Metal Fabrication and Joining Technology, Drafting, Machine Tool, Horticulture, Culinary Arts, and Information support services and networking. Students also have the ability to take online courses through the virtual high school consortium.

At Chicopee Comprehensive High School, success is earned through a concerted effort and agreeing that failure is not an option. By working together with our families and community, we believe that all students can learn at the highest level.


Cordially, Derek J. Morrison Principal