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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The School’s full legal name is 

The Academy of the Holy Cross, Inc.
4920 Strathmore Avenue
Kensington, MD 20895

Federal tax number is 52-0683113

For specific instructions on wiring funds directly to the Academy, or to make a gift of stock by transferring securities, please notify annualgiving@academyoftheholycross.org.

Stock transfer instructions:

RBC Wealth Management
DTC #0235
Account #320-07986
Account Title: Academy of the Holy Cross

Patricia L. Davidson, Senior Investment Associate
RBC Wealth Management
1700 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, #700
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 661-9508

Contact Us

The Academy of the Holy Cross                                                                                                    
Office of Institutional Advancement
4920 Strathmore Avenue
Kensington, MD  2089
Charly Ryan, Director of Advancement, Philanthropy & Stewardship                                             
301-929-6447 – cryan@academyoftheholycross.org

 The Academy of the Holy Cross is not engaged in rendering legal, financial or tax advice. Charitable giving has complexities that cannot be adequately detailed in brief descriptions. Individual personal situations may vary. Please contact your financial or legal advisor for more information.