Holy Cross School

  • The Mission of Holy Cross School is to provide a supportive, Catholic and Christ-centered environment with a rigorous, comprehensive academic curriculum for all.
  • Since 1922 Holy Cross has provided an excellent education to children from the Historic Northeast of Kansas City, Missouri.
  • During the last 90 years Holy Cross School welcomes children from an array of nationalities,cultures and religious backgrounds, and is a leading institution in the Historic Northeast neighborhoods.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1922
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students157 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Holy Cross School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(uniforms )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,300
Tuition NotesScholarship assistance is based on family income. Discount for multiple children from the same family.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBarb Deane
Admissions AssociateAurora Castaneda


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,

Nearby Private Schools

  • The nearest high school and elementary school to Holy Cross School is Kvc Niles (2.8 miles away)
  • The nearest preschool is Belmont Schools (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas City
    Kvc Niles
    Alternative School
    Grades: 1-10 | 22 students
    2.8 miles
    1911 E 23rd St
    Kansas City, MO 64127
    (816) 895-4228
    2.8 1-10
  • Kansas City
    Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 68 students
    3.1 miles
    1522 Holmes St
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    (816) 461-0201
    3.1 9-12
  • Kansas City
    Belmont Schools
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK | 25 students
    3.2 miles
    32 E 46th St
    Kansas City, MO 64112
    (816) 931-0202
    3.2 PK
  • Kansas City
    Grades: NS-PK | 78 students
    3.2 miles
    3101 Main Street
    Kansas City, MO 64111
    (816) 841-2284
    3.2 NS-PK
  • Kansas City
    Grades: NS-12 | 227 students
    3.2 miles
    2900 NE Cates Street
    Kansas City, MO 64117
    (816) 455-5575
    3.2 NS-12

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Kansas City, MO is $7,483 for elementary schools and $11,654 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kansas City, MO is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).