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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Admissions Events

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Visit The Academy of the Holy Cross on a Private Tour!

We look forward to meeting you and guiding you through the campus as you discover Holy Cross! Come explore our facilities and learn about our traditions.

Please contact the Admissions Office directly to arrange a date.

(301) 929-6442 | admissions@academyoftheholycross.org


Improv Night

Friday, November 17

Dance Concert

Thursday, December 7 and Friday, December 8

Music Concert

Friday, December 15