Mission Statement

The Academy of the Holy Cross, a Catholic college preparatory school sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Cross since 1868, is dedicated to educating young women in a Christ-centered community which values diversity. The Academy is committed to developing women of courage, compassion and scholarship who responsibly embrace the social, spiritual and intellectual challenges of the world.

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Our girls thrive.

Our welcoming, comfortable environment allows students to ask questions, express their own ideas, grow in their faith and try new activities—without hesitations or distractions.

Empowering Girls

Our girls push themselves.

With personal faculty attention, 1:1 technology integration, the IB Diploma Programme and STEM, we work with students until they realize and achieve their full, individual potential.

Intellect

Our girls take initiative.

With 30 sports teams, 8 stage productions and over 30 clubs, our girls fill influential roles all over campus, developing the intelligence, confidence and compassion to become women of action.

Leadership

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