Cornelia Connelly Center

Tel: (212)982-2287
Grades: 5-8 | 64 students
Connelly School of the Holy Child is a Catholic, college preparatory school, committed to the intellectual, spiritual, artistic, physical and social development of young women in grades 6-12.
The School emphasizes academic challenge, joy of learning and the education of well-rounded women of faith and action.
The Holy Child community welcomes students and families of different faiths and diverse backgrounds.
In keeping with the philosophy of our founder, Cornelia Connelly, Holy Child values the uniqueness of each individual and fosters a life of service to others.
Holy Child is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and the Maryland Department of Education.
As a member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling, the Potomac and Chesapeake Association for College Admission Counseling, and the College Board, the School is committed to the ethical principles of good practice that the associations require of their members.
Connelly School of the Holy Child is committed to helping each student realize her greatest academic and personal potential.
Holy Child encourages every student to explore the curriculum and develop her interests.
The rigorous college preparatory classes are stimulating, challenging and exciting.
Teaching styles create a warm environment where student group work is commonplace and participation is expected.
Technology is an integral part of the curriculum.
Our students leave Holy Child prepared to tackle the social, ethical and technological challenges that await them in their professional lives.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 5-8

Student Body

Total Students 64 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Cornelia Connelly Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is The Cooke Center School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Brigid School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Brigid School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York
    St. Brigid School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 249 students
    0.2 miles
    185 E 7th Street
    New York, NY 10009
  • New York
    George Jackson Academy
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 4-8 | 130 students
    0.3 miles
    104 Saint Marks Place
    New York, NY 10009
  • New York
    The Cooke Center School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 280 students
    0.3 miles
    219 Stanton Street
    New York, NY 10002
  • New York
    Grades: PK-4 | 35 students
    0.3 miles
    44 E 2nd St
    New York, NY 10003
  • New York
    Grades: NS-6 | 180 students
    0.3 miles
    44 East 2nd Street
    New York, NY 10003

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