Hear what our parents have to say:

The CH-CH Difference

Thank you for your interest in Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School! CH-CH enrolls students from around the globe in grades 9-PG. In our small school community our students share experiences with peers from diverse geographic, ethnic, racial and socioeconomic backgrounds. Our dedication to a ‘multiple intelligences’ approach to teaching and learning allows our students to engage in a challenging, innovative, college preparatory curriculum. Our creative learning environment empowers each student to become thoughtful and independent thinkers.

I encourage you to explore our website to find out more about what Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School has to offer you. Be sure to check back throughout the year to stay up-to-date with important Admissions events and deadlines.

I invite you to schedule a visit to experience first-hand what differentiates Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School. I hope your school search brings you to our campus and I look forward to meeting you soon!

Lisa Pelrine
Director of Admissions 

Contact Our Team

List of 5 members.

  • Lisa Pelrine 

    Director of Admissions
    Bentley College - B.S.
  • Susie Whelan Horan 

    Associate Director of Admissions and Director of Financial Aid
    College of the Holy Cross - B.A., Visual Arts Studio
    Boston College - M.S., Administrative Studies
  • Isabelle Cotton 

    Assistant Director of Admissions
    Mount Holyoke College - B.A., Sociology
  • Christina Leonelli 

    Admissions Officer
    Quinnipiac University - B.A., Psychology
  • Molly Sun 

    International Parent Liaison, Mandarin Teacher
    Northeastern University - M.Ed., Higher Education Administration
    Northwest University of China - BA, Journalism
    Massachusetts Department of Education - Chinese K-12 licensure

Welcome to CH-CH Admissions

Find Us at School Fairs

Here is a listing of the school fairs visited in 2016; we hope to see you in 2017:


Fessenden School Fair
(West Newton, MA)

Rectory School Fair
(Pomfret, CT)

Eaglebrook School Fair
(Deerfield, MA)

FALL 2016

Saturday 9/10
Wight Foundation Fair
(Newark, NJ)

Saturday 9/10
New Jersey SEEDS Fair
(Englewood, NJ)
Monday 9/19
North Shore Secondary School Fair
at Tower School
(Marblehead, MA)

Monday 9/19
Metrowest Secondary School Fair @ Charles River School
Dover, MA

Tuesday 9/20
South Shore Secondary School Fair @ Derby Academy
(Hingham, MA)

Wednesday 9/21
Pike School Fair
(Andover, MA)

Sunday, 9/25
3D Lacrosse PrepBound Showcase & Fair
Loomis Chaffee School
(Windsor, CT)

Monday, 9/26
Meadowbrook School Fair
(Weston, MA)

Wednesday, 9/28
Rashi School Fair
(Dedham, MA)

Wednesday, 9/28
North of Boston School Fair @ Austin Prep
(Reading, MA)

Sunday, 10/2
3D Lacrosse PrepBound Fair
at Dexter-Southfield
(Brookline, MA)

Tuesday 10/4
Renbrook School Fair
(West Hartford, CT)

Tuesday 10/4
Avery Coonley Boarding School Fair
(Downers Grove, IL)

Thursday, 10/6
Norwood School Fair
(Bethesda, MD)

Saturday, 10/15
ABC Fair
(New York, NY)

Sunday 10/16
AISNE (Association of Independent Schools in New England)
at the Boston Marriott Newton

Tuesday, 10/11
Cardigan Mountain School
(Canaan, NH)

Tuesday 10/18
Contra Costa High School Fair @ Seven Hills School
(Walnut Creek, CA)

Thursday 10/20
Atrium School Fair
(Watertown, MA)

Thursday 10/20
Harbor Day School Fair
(Corona del Mar, CA)

Monday, 11/14
Indian Mountain School Open House/Visit
(Lakeville, CT)

If you missed our fairs, please call us to set up a tour and interview.


Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School is proud to be an SSAT site. 

Check back soon for our 2017-2018 school year dates.

On test day, please use the 785 Beaver Street address and follow the SSAT signs to Harrington Hall, where registration will be taking place. There is a parking lot next to the building and a flag pole in front of the building near the entrance you should use. We look forward to seeing you then!

For information about the Secondary School Admission Test, and to register online: www.ssat.org

#6 | Teachers That Love to Teach

"My teachers at CH-CH were an amazing group of caring people who teach because it's what they love to do."

Caroline F. '13

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785 Beaver Street, Waltham, MA 02452
Phone - 781-314-0800 Fax - 781-894-5205
Contact Us - admissions@chch.org 


We Teach the Way Students Learn

Chapel Hill - Chauncy Hall School is a small, coeducational college preparatory school dedicated to teaching the way students learn. Our faculty, over 70% of whom have advanced degrees, offers instruction tailored to individual learning styles and strengths, empowering our students to achieve their potential. Our multiple intelligences approach to teaching and learning both values and addresses the different ways students learn. Our curriculum challenges and engages students, with support seamlessly integrated into the classes and culture of the School. All our students are accepted into college or university with an emphasis on finding the best fit for their ambitions and interests. Diversity thrives in a social climate of acceptance. A dynamic mix of day and boarding students energizes our campus and creates opportunities for students to engage with each other in the arts, athletics, campus activities and community service. Our alumni/ae describe their experience at CH-CH as truly transformational. Our private, independent school is located ten miles from Boston.