Mission, Vision, Values

Congregation of Holy Cross

In our schools, we teach the Catholic faith, we encourage the pursuit of academic excellence, and we nurture a commitment to integral growth by focusing on Christian values and the intellectual, creative, social, and physical development of our students. Click for more on the Mission of Holy Cross.


Our Mission

To inspire academic excellence, nurture personal growth and foster integrity and compassion in young men of diverse talents, backgrounds, and beliefs through our Catholic, Holy Cross tradition.

Our Vision

To be a transformative leader in educating the minds and hearts of young men by maximizing innovation, tradition, and the strength of our community to empower every Notre Dame student to realize his full potential.

Our Core Values

Tradition: Notre Dame High School remains anchored in the Holy Cross mission to educate the minds and hearts of young men.

Innovation: We embrace innovative teaching practices and support diverse learning styles to help students become flexible, independent, 21st-century thinkers.

Transformation: We help develop each Notre Dame student into a young man of character, compassion, and confidence who is college-and life-ready.