Connelly School Of The Holy Child

  • Holy Child is a Catholic, independent school community committed to the intellectual, spiritual, artistic, social and physical development of each student; to academic challenge and the joy of learning; to educating women of faith and action for compassionate service to humanity.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Year Founded1961
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students290 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeConnelly School Of The Holy Child Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Number of AP Courses15 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 13
Yearly Tuition Cost$22,850
Tuition Notes275.00 Tech Fee 250.00 Graduation fee
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions DirectorMeg Mayo
Admissions AssociateAllison Tarka

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceDiving,
EquestrianField Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bethesda
    Grades: 3-12 | 664 students
    1.9 miles
    7303 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301)365-5300
    1.9 3-12
    664
  • Potomac
    Grades: NS-12 | 777 students
    2 miles
    10601 Falls Rd
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301)299-8500
    2 NS-12
    777
  • Bethesda
    Grades: NS-12 | 744 students
    4.4 miles
    9101 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301)657-4322
    4.4 NS-12
    744
  • Bethesda
    Grades: PK-12 | 1101 students
    4.5 miles
    5100 Edgemoor Lane
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (202)537-6900
    4.5 PK-12
    1101
  • Bladensburg
    Elizabeth Seton High School
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    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 601 students
    14.8 miles
    5715 Emerson Street
    Bladensburg, MD 20710
    (301)864-4532
    14.8 9-12
    601

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