2019-2020 Parish Theme:
Live by the Spirit, Walk by the Spirit
Messages from the Middle:
Our first middle school dance of the year is coming up Saturday, December 7 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Fr. Brisson Hall. It looks like many of our 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students will join us for this fun event.

Below is a link for parents and guardians to sign up to bring baked goods or to help chaperone the dance. Thank you for your help!

Admission will be $5.00 in advance or $7.00 at the door. Tickets are being sold during lunch this next week.

Attire for gentlemen: Khakis or dress pants (not jeans) with a button down shirt. Tie and jacket or sweater is optional.

Attire for ladies: Dress pants (not jeans) with blouse or sweater or skirt with a blouse or sweater are acceptable. Dresses can be no more than 2" above the knee and must have straps over the shoulder at least three inches wide.

Snacks: We will order Chick-Fil A nuggets, chips, pretzels, and other munchies for the dance along with water and soft drinks. Donations of baked goods from parents will be greatly appreciated.

Cell phones: Students may bring their cell phones to take photos in our "selfie booth" and communicate with their parents. Students are responsible for keeping up with their device throughout the evening.
Mission Statement

At Holy Cross Academy, we are guided by the spirit of Saint Francis de Sales as we dedicate ourselves to: 

  • Create an atmosphere of prayer and reliance on our heavenly Father;
  • Spread the message of Jesus in our families and our community by treating all persons with respect and showing reverence for the gift of God in each one;
  • Build up the Spirit-filled faith community within Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception Parish;
  • Serve those in need in our local community and in the Missions through an awareness of our global responsibility to all humanity;
  • Develop the whole child: spiritually, emotionally, academically and physically;
  • Promote academic excellence by challenging all our students to recognize their gifts and fulfill their God-given potential.

It's About the Children
Holy Cross Academy
250 Stafford Lakes Parkway  
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
St. Mary Preschool
1009 Stafford Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22401