About our School


Holy Cross School – A Catholic School of Excellence

Now and for the Future

All are welcome at Holy Cross School! Join us in a faith-based education designed to support each child’s growth in knowledge and skill, as well as the development of each one’s attitudes, beliefs, values, and behaviors. Our programs nurture moral and spiritual development, and guide each child’s social, emotional, and physical growth.

Building on Our Foundation of Faith and Excellence

Holy Cross School believes that an excellent education begins with exceptional staff, facilities, and resources. We are pleased to offer:

  • Faith-filled learning environment, following the teachings of Jesus Christ
  • Rigorous Diocesan, New York State Curriculum
  • NYS Certified Teachers
  • Individual Assistance through AIS/Title Programs
  • Full-time Counselor
  • State of the art Technology lab
  • SmartBoards in all the classrooms
  • Instruction in Music, Art, Physical Education, Technology, and Library
  • Cursive Writing Taught
  • Small Class sizes
  • Full-time Nursing services
  • Full-day Kindergarten
  • Full and half day Preschool Program
    -Half day PreK: 8:00 – 11:15
    -Full day PreK: 8:00 – 2:35
  • Before/After Care Program until 6:00 PM
  • Numerous extra curricular activities including: scout programs, CYO (youth athletic programs), instrumental lessons, band participation, parish youth programs
  • Field Trips
  • Ongoing service projects
  • Busing available from most districts
  • Hot breakfast and lunch provided by Rochester City School District
  • Holy Cross School Hours: 8:00 – 2:35.

Holy Cross Handbook 2021-2022