Holy Cross High School is located in the Flushing neighborhood of Queens, NYC. The school was founded in 1955 as a Catholic secondary school for boys and has remained faithful to that mission ever since.
Sponsored by Brothers of Holy Cross, Holy Cross High School aspires to teach young men to grow in maturity and live out the gospel message in their lives. As such, spiritual growth and maturity is every bit as important as intellectual development and is not considered subservient to or more important than the latter.
A comprehensive list of classes is available on the school website.
In addition to academics, the school has a robust athletics department, consisting of 22 teams that compete in 10 interscholastic sporting events. Athletics at Holy Cross High School is geared toward creating a wholesome environment that encourages competition in the spirit of ethical and moral teamwork.
Academic scholarships as well as grants and other financial aid are available for enrolling students of Holy Cross High School.
Students that have graduated from Holy Cross High School have gone on to be admitted at the following colleges and universities:
- Adelphi University
- Polytechnic University
- American University
- Boston College
- Carnegie Mellon
- Seton Hall
- Columbia University
- Emerson College
- Kings College
- University of Notre Dame
- Loyola University Maryland
- Manhattan College
- New York University
- Villanova University
And plenty more. For a fuller list of colleges and universities, see the school’s website.
Holy Cross High School is an all boys Catholic school that instills discipline, spiritual maturity, and intellectual curiosity.