Holy Cross School

  • Catholic Elementary School purpose is dedicated to teaching the faith and providing a positive, affirming environment that challenges our students.
  • Our religion curriculum is integrated within the entire curriculum. Weekly Mass, sacrament preparation, Stations of the Cross, and Reconciliation are integral parts of our religious education.
  • Parish priests regularly visit the classrooms. We have high expectations for teachers and students and a reputation for excellence.
  • Our school is a Discipline With Purpose (DWP) School, serving children in grades preschool through 8th.
  • Our mission is to ensure a faith-filled, nurturing environment, which promotes enthusiasm toward Christian service and academic excellence.
  • Holy Cross School currently enrolls 363 students. We feature a hot lunch program and daycare in the afternoon for preschoolers who attend the Monday through Friday morning class.
  • Extended Care is available before and after school for all students.
  • Matilde Discipline With Purpose is a program designed to help students become self disciplined.
  • These fifteen skills are essential life skills. These skills are taught and practiced in school and at home.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students410 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 15%
Students by GradeHoly Cross School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Omaha
    Grades: NS-12 | 440 students
    1.5 miles
    400 N Happy Hollow Blvd
    Omaha, NE 68132
    (402)556-3772
    1.5 NS-12
    440
  • Omaha
    Christ The King School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 385 students
    3.4 miles
    831 S 88th St
    Omaha, NE 68114
    (402)391-0977
    3.4 PK-8
    385
  • Omaha
     Duchesne Academy Of The Sacred Heart
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 389 students
    1.8 miles
    3601 Burt St
    Omaha, NE 68131
    (402)558-3800
    1.8 PK-12
    389
  • Omaha
    Gethsemane Elementary School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 83 students
    6.1 miles
    4040 N 108th Street
    Omaha, NE 68164
    (402)493-2550
    6.1 K-8
    83
  • Omaha
    Good Shepherd Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 102 students
    0.4 miles
    5071 Center St
    Omaha, NE 68106
    (402)553-6760
    0.4 PK-8
    102

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