Mission & Philosophy

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Mission Statement

Holy Cross Elementary is a school where fine young Christians are rooted in history, and enriched by Catholic tradition.  Their values reflect commitment to academic excellence and service to their faith community.  At Holy Cross Elementary, individuality is celebrated, opportunity is cultivated, and respect is mutual.



  • We believe that Holy Cross Elementary is a faith community, which develops Catholic ideals and beliefs in an excellent academic environment.
  • We believe that every facet of a child’s life should be respected and celebrated, developed and cherished, in accordance with the Gospel message.
  • We believe that our primary responsibility is to nourish our Catholic roots, and embrace a mission of stewardship and social justice.