- EIIN: 130757
- Estd: 1952
Holy Cross Girls’ High School & College is a Catholic institution for girls, located in Tejgaon, Dhaka, Bangladesh. It was established in 1951 by Sister Augustine Marie, CSC, who was the foundress and first headmistress of the school. The school is run by the Sisters of the Holy Cross, a congregation of religious women who are dedicated to education, health care, social service and pastoral ministry.
The school offers education from class 1 to class 12, following the national curriculum of Bangladesh. The school is known for its academic excellence, discipline, moral values and extracurricular activities. The school has a reputation for producing outstanding results in the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examinations, as well as in various national and international competitions.
The school has a spacious campus with modern facilities, such as classrooms, laboratories, library, auditorium, computer center, playground, chapel and canteen. The school also has a hostel for students who come from distant places. The school has a strong alumni network, who are actively involved in supporting the school and its students.
The school aims to provide holistic education to its students, based on the motto “Happiness lies in forgetting self and serving others”. The school fosters a spirit of faith, love, service and leadership among its students. The school also encourages its students to respect and appreciate the diversity of cultures and religions in Bangladesh. The school has a vision to be a center of excellence in education for girls in Bangladesh. The school strives to empower its students to become confident, competent and compassionate women who can contribute positively to the society and the world.
The school celebrates various events throughout the year, such as the Foundress’ Day, Independence Day, Victory Day, Mother Language Day, Teachers’ Day, Children’s Day, Sports Day, Cultural Day and Graduation Day. The school also organizes various clubs and societies, such as the Science Club, Math Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Music Club, Art Club and Social Service Club.
The school is affiliated with the Dhaka Education Board and the Bangladesh Catholic Education Board. The school is also a member of the Association of Trustee Schools in Bangladesh (ATSB) and the International Association of Catholic Schools (IACS).
Farmgate, Tejgaon, Dhaka – 1215. Dhaka
- Phone: 02-48119743
- Website: https://holycrossgirlshighschool.com/