Holy Cross High School

501 E Drinker St
Scranton, PA 18512-0571
Tel: (571)346-7541
Grades: 9-12 | 468 students
Holy Cross High School, an institution of excellence, is committed to the development of the whole person, offering comprehensive academic, social and athletic programs which are rooted in the gospel and teaching of the catholic church.
Holy Cross seeks to challenge students throughout all its academic and extracurricular programs.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 468 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Holy Cross High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Bishop Ohara High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Mary Of Mt. Carmel School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Children's Cornerstone (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scranton
    Bishop Ohara High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 311 students
    0 miles
    501 E Drinker Street
    Scranton, PA 18512
    (570)346-7541
    09-12
    311
  • Scranton
    Grades: K-9 | 219 students
    0.4 miles
    325 Chestnut St
    Scranton, PA 18512
    (570)346-4429
    0.4K-9
    219
  • Scranton
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    0.7 miles
    919 E. Drinker Street
    Scranton, PA 18512
    (570)347-4450
    0.7PK-K
    20
  • Scranton
    St. Clare School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-3 | 270 students
    1.2 miles
    2215 N Washington Ave
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570)343-2790
    1.2PK-3
    270
  • Scranton
    Friendship House
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-10 | 118 students
    1.4 miles
    1615 E Gibson St
    Scranton, PA 18510
    (570)342-8305
    1.4PK-10
    118

School Reviews

An excellent academic institution -- students gain a well-rounded education -- superb academic, community, arts and sports opportunities! Well worth attending!
- Posted by Teacher, 02/14/13

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