Connelly School of the Holy Child

Connelly School of the Holy Child is an independent Catholic, college preparatory school for young women in grades 6-12. Founded in 1961 the school is a member of the Holy Child network of schools in the United States and part of the international community of Holy Child schools that includes  Europe and Africa. Our foundation is the educational philosophy of Cornelia Connelly (1809-1879), whose ideas even today are advanced in personalized, compassionate, inspiring education.
Holy Child provides Advanced Placement and Honors courses on site. Additional, specialized course offerings are available through membership in The Online School for Girls and through other online educational institutions. Campus ministry, robust community service programs, international travel, newly renovated fine arts and athletics center, artificial turf field, publications, STEAM offerings as well as entrepreneurial and internship programs.


Grades: 6-12
Enrollment: 300
Head of School: Dr. Shannon Gomez

9029 Bradley Boulevard
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Phone: 301-365-0955