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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NE School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

Holy Cross School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Nebraska for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
453 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade
Holy Cross School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Holy Cross School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Nebraska for: Largest student body.

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The application deadline for Holy Cross School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NE School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Omaha, NE is $4,532 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Omaha, NE is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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