Holy Child Academy

"Holy Child Academy is a private, independent, co-educational Catholic day school offering a High School preparatory curriculum for students from Nursery through grade 8.
The school is a part of an international network of Holy Child schools known the world over for bringing a nurturing, visionary approach to education.
At every grade level, Holy Child strives to be a place where a young person's best qualities can flourish.
Academic excellence is a priority, and students pursue their scholastic careers with enthusiasm and a strong sense of purpose.
At the same time, Holy Child emphasizes the development of the ""whole child"" with a curriculum that includes athletics, fine and performing arts, extra-curricular activities, and service to the community.
Mindful of its Christian heritage, Holy Child also stresses enduring spiritual values that help students maintain a strong moral awareness in a challenging world.
A warm bond of closeness unites faculty, students, parents and alumni; a spirit of commitment sets Holy Child apart as an extraordinary place to learn.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students160 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Holy Child Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • "Holy Child Academy is a private, independent, co-educational Catholic day school offering a High School preparatory curriculum for students from Nursery through grade 8. The school is a part of an international network of Holy Child schools known the world over for bringing a nurturing, visionary approach to education. At every grade level, Holy Child strives to be a place where a young person's best qualities can flourish. Academic excellence is a priority, and students pursue their scholastic careers with enthusiasm and a strong sense of purpose. At the same time, Holy Child emphasizes the development of the ""whole child"" with a curriculum that includes athletics, fine and performing arts, extra-curricular activities, and service to the community. Mindful of its Christian heritage, Holy Child also stresses enduring spiritual values that help students maintain a strong moral awareness in a challenging world. A warm bond of closeness unites faculty, students, parents and alumni; a spirit of commitment sets Holy Child apart as an extraordinary place to learn."
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