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Holy Child Academy is a premier, independent Catholic school, for children of all faiths, from toddler through grade 8. Our exceptional teachers provide an intellectually challenging and creative program of study that develops the unique talents of each child and fosters a love for learning.
·Average class size of 14 honors the learning style of each child and allows for individualized instruction
·Music, visual arts, performing art, foreign languages, and physical education are required and enjoyed by all
·Three season after school interscholastic sports teams for grades 5-8, intramural sports for grades 3-4
·Yoga, Robotics, Music lessons and many more enriching after school clubs available
·Before and after care available for working parents
·A beautiful 14-acre wooded campus with acres of playing fields
·State-of-the-art technology in the classrooms, library, and technology center
·Students come from the towns of Brookville, Carle Place, East Williston, Garden City, Glen Cove, Hicksville, Huntington, Manhasset, Mineola, Old Westbury, Port Washington, Syosset, and many, many more!
·Accredited by Middle States Association and National Association of Independent Schools
The school’s Catholic heritage and its curriculum give Holy Child Academy a distinctive place among Long Island’s independent schools. We remain true to our mission to help children discover God in their lives and emphasize that learning about God can increase one's joy all lifelong. Each student is gently guided spiritually, morally and ethically throughout their Holy Child journey. They experience compassion and mercy firsthand, through our on-going community service and outreach projects.
Our educational principles are based on those of educational pioneer Cornelia Connelly, who stated: “Children learn best in an atmosphere of love and warmth and the teacher-student relationship should be modeled on that of the parent and child.”
Our average class size of 14 allows for this personalized interaction between teacher and student and the creation of a family atmosphere.
We employ a joyful whole child approach to mind, body and spirit that integrates fine and performing arts, music, and exercise daily.
Students graduate from our beautiful wooded campus, as happy, responsible, and compassionate young adults, ready to excel in high school and beyond.
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