Holy Trinity School

Holy Trinity School is a Catholic, co-educational, elementary school (PreK-8) that is committed to the Jesuit traditions of academic excellence, the service of faith and the promotion of justice.
Our community - school and parish families - seeks to develop students who will manifest these traditions in an awareness of self, a love of learning and a desire to serve others. We prepare our students to act with initiative and integrity and to engage the world as a place in which God can found in all things.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked DC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 341 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Holy Trinity School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in District Of Columbia for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1818
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2016

Student Body

Total Students
341 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 46%
Students by Grade
Holy Trinity School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 31
Tuition Notes
Please visit www.htsdc.org for tuition and open house information.
% on Financial Aid
21%
Admissions Director
Daniela Capbert Krum
Admissions Associate
Harriet Winslow

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Baking Club, Chess Club, Debate Club, French Club, Math Club, Sewing Club, Spanish Club

Arts and Music Programs:
a Capella Choir, Musical Theater, Strings Lessons, Studio Art

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Tae Kwon Do

School Notes

Holy Trinity School includes an
  • Early Childhood Program (PreK-Kindergarten)
  • Lower School Program (1-4)
  • Upper School Program (5-8)
Holy Trinity students come from DC, Maryland and Virginia.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Holy Trinity School often compared to?
Holy Trinity Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Georgetown Day School, Sheridan School, Washington International School by visitors of our site.
What sports does Holy Trinity School offer?
Holy Trinity School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Softball, Swimming and Track and Field.
What is Holy Trinity School's ranking?
Holy Trinity School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in District Of Columbia for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Holy Trinity School?
The application deadline for Holy Trinity School is Jan. 31.

School Reviews

5  
We have 4 kids who have graduated or are currently at HTS DC. We love this place. Top rate teachers, huge sense of community, great families, great kids. Our kids started all there at age 3... and what a happy place it has been. It was a tough choice picking schools, our local Arlington schools were great academically but I had heard a few complaints from neighbors about teachers, policies, principals. But in the end we are so glad we went with HTS. Love the Jesuit influence, not to overbearing, pretty open minding but still Catholic, very caring and with a great tradition of teaching the kids to help others. The academics are great, but I do not sense unnecessary competition. Love it. Not cheap, but well worth it. Kids are only kids once, and only grow up to be good people once if at all.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked DC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 341 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Washington, DC is $29,363 for elementary schools and $33,185 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Washington, DC is 60% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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