Welcome New Families

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We can't wait to welcome you into our community.

As your family makes the decision to join the Holy Cross community, you may have questions. The Admissions Office is available for you. Please don't hesitate to contact us.

Registration materials are now due. 

  • Tuition Contract
  • Course Recommendation Form
  • Deposit

Registration materials can be mailed; the course recommendation form can be emailed.

If you have questions about the Course Recommendations please contact Principal John Sullivan.

Emma Hart

Director of Admissions

Jordyn Brock

Assistant Director of Admissions




Holy Cross has done an amazing job helping me discover what I am capable of in every capacity, not only in my classes, but in every other chance that has presented itself. I am so confident and excited to push myself even further in the future thanks to the resources that Holy Cross has given me.

–Anna Owens ’20



All FlynnO’Hara stores are currently closed, but online orders are shipped free of charge. Considering possible delays in shipping, please consider purchasing school uniform items sooner than later. See additional details from FlynnO’Hara here. The Holy Cross uniform includes:

Gray skirt or tailored gray pants
Dark purple, lavender or white polo shirt (short- or long-sleeved); a white collared oxford shirt or white turtleneck
Sneakers or low solid-colored closed-toed and full backed leather shoes
Optional zip-up dark gray fleece jacket, dark gray quarter-zip, or an optional sleeveless gray vest


Loehmann's Plaza

5210 Randolph Road

Rockville, MD 2085

(301) 838-8958

Lanham Crossing Center

8807 Annapolis Road

Lanham, MD 20706

(240) 764-4545

FlynnO’Hara Website

Upcoming Events for New Families

Health Forms:

A friendly reminder to fill out and submit your health forms!

Health Forms

Summer Reading:

For summer reading and assignments, parents can access all information through the parent portal.

All 9th graders read the same book: The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd.

Parent Portal

Freshman Orientation is currently scheduled for August 25-28, 2020. 

Transfer Orientation is currently scheduled for August 27th, 2020

More details will follow as we continue to craft this valuable experience for both our transfers and incoming freshman!

*Class of 2024 and Incoming Transfer Parent/Guardian Email:

All Class of 2024 and incoming Transfer Student families should have received an email with a letter attachment from our Registrar, Kristen Pawlowski, on Tuesday, June 16. This important letter includes new, updated login information for your Parent Portal and Parent PowerSchool. Please review this letter! Please check your spam filter or contact Kristen Pawlowski at kpawlowski@academyoftheholycross.org if you have not received the email.

*iPad Pickup and Tech Training – Two-Step Process

Step One (Only Incoming Non-Summer School Students):

On Monday-Tuesday, August 10-11, between 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, incoming non-summer school students are required to pick-up their iPads. Please use Main Entrance #1

Step Two (ALL Incoming Students, Including Summer School Students):

Once the student has picked her iPad, then she will participate in a Virtual Technology Training Session (Student Portal, Student PowerSchool, and other software).

Students will receive a virtual meeting invitation with a Google Meet Link in their Student Email from dmaye@academyoftheholycross.org. This email will be ready to view once iPads are picked up.

Assigned participation sessions are as follows:

Last Names Beginning with A-F: Wednesday August 12 from 10:00-11:00 am or 1:00-2:00 pm

Last Names Beginning with G-O: Thursday, August 13 from 10:00-11:00 am or 1:00-2:00 pm

Last Names Beginning with P-Z: Friday, August 14 from 10:00-11:00 am or 1:00-2:00 pm

Please contact Dena Maye with any iPad or Technology questions.


Frequently Asked Questions!