Connelly School of the Holy Child

School Description:

Connelly School of the Holy Child was founded in 1961 as a Catholic, college preparatory school, committed to the intellectual, spiritual, artistic, physical and social development of young women in grades 6 through 12 with an enrollment of approximately 300 students. The School emphasizes academic challenge, joy of learning and education of well-rounded women of faith and action. The Holy Child community welcomes students and families of different faiths and diverse backgrounds.

At A Glance:

Holy Child provides AP and Honors courses. There are special course offerings through membership in The Online School for Girls and other online educational institutions. Campus ministry, robust community service programs, international travel, as well as entrepreneurial and internship programs.

Principal Name:
Dr. Shannon Gomez, Head of School
Montgomery County
School Type:
School Level:
Grades 6-12
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Language Classes Offered:
  • French
  • Spanish
Sports Offered:
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Dance Team
  • Field Hockey
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming/Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball
Arts Programs Offered:
  • Choir
  • Dance
  • Drama/Theatre
  • Visual Arts
AP Classes Offered:
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Psychology
  • AP United States History
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Calculus BC
  • AP Statistics
  • AP Biology
  • AP French Language and Culture
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Spanish Literature and Culture
IB Classes Offered:
  • N/A
9029 Bradley Boulevard, Potomac, MD 20854
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