Holy Cross School

2520 Church Ave,
Brooklyn, NY, 11226-0112
Tel: (718)282-1710
Holy Cross School's mission is to provide a Christian educational climate that maximizes the learning and humanistic qualities of its students.
The school develops in its students intellectual reasoning skills and provides a framework for academic success, as required by New York State.
The educational mission is achieved through the development of a committed and trained administration, faculty and staff.
Saint Gregory the Great fosters faculty relationships based on mutual respect, support and collegial interdependence.
Its policies place a premium on patience, respect, nurturing, awareness of school rules, and enforcement of those rules without favoritism or prejudice.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 206 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is International Christian School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cycle Educational Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Preschool Minds Day Care Center (0.4 miles away)
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  • Brooklyn Cycle Educational Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    2412 Church Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11226
    (718)462-2222
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.1  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Brooklyn
    First Impressions Nursery School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    782 Rogers Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11226
    (718)462-5009
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.1  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Brooklyn
    New Generation Elementary School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    960 New York Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11203
    (718)941-0404
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |  3  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Brooklyn
    Preschool Minds Day Care Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3316 Church Avenue 18
    Brooklyn , NY , 11203
    (718)284-9392
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  PK-NS
  • Brooklyn
    Hawthorne Corners Day Care
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1950 Bedford Avenue
    Brooklyn , NY , 11225
    (718)282-7200
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.5  mi  |  60  students  |  Gr.  PK-K

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 09, 2014 - I attended Holy Cross fro 1953 to 1961 and then went to Xaverian H.S. I recall the Xaveran Brothers who taught there (Brothers Stephanus, Warren, Padraic, Renatus and John Baptist. Great shool and a great education. Esteben Lopez - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended February 09, 2014 - I would appreciate any records of mine joan nolan fiaschetti i attened 1942-1943 mother catherine nolan father stephen nolan address 1047 rogers ave transfer sacred heart west point ny thank you - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended April 08, 2013 - I graduated from H.C School in Jan,.1949. Sisters of St Joseph (Brentwood LI)were my teachers w/ some Lay teachers. Went on to St Francis Xavier Acad. (again Srs of St J.) ....and then St John''s Univ. Sch of Edu,. Holy Cross School will never be forgotten. It started me (and many) on the road to higher education. (teacher)Thank you. alice landon (nee MacKrell) (The "dash" is not working on my computer!!!!) - Posted by Student/Alumni

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