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!


Contact Our Team

List of 5 members.

  • Lisa Pelrine 

    Director of Admissions
    Bentley College - B.S.
  • Susie 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
  • Christina Leonelli 

    Assistant Director of Admissions and International Student Coordinator
    Quinnipiac University - B.A., Psychology
  • Caroline Finamore '13 

    Admissions Officer
    Curry College - B.A., Communication
  • Molly Sun 

    International Parent Liaison, Mandarin Teacher
    Northwest University of China - B.A., Journalism
    Northeastern University - M.Ed., Higher Education Administration

Welcome to CH-CH Admissions

Find Us at School Fairs

Here is a list of the fairs and travel we will be doing in the fall of 2018:


Metrowest Secondary School Fair @ Charles River School

South Shore Secondary School Fair @ Derby Academy

North Shore Secondary School Fair
@ Brookwood School

Pike School Fair 

Rashi School Fair

North of Boston Secondary School Fair
@ Austin Prep School

3D Lacrosse PrepBound Fair
at Dexter-Southfield

Atrium School Fair


Wight Foundation Fair
(Newark, NJ)

New Jersey SEEDS Fair
(Englewood, NJ)

A Better Chance Fair
(New York, NY)


Renbrook School Fair
(West Hartford, CT)


Cardigan Mountain School
(Canaan, NH)


Norwood School Fair
(Bethesda, MD)


Catherine Cook School Fair
(Chicago, IL)

September 2018
Contact: Lisa Pelrine

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


Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School will not be hosting the SSAT test during the 2018-2019 school year due to construction. To register for the Secondary School Admission Test, please visit 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: 781-894-5706 
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.