2019-2020 Parish Theme:
Live by the Spirit, Walk by the Spirit
Answered Prayers!
We are thrilled to pass along the great news that Sister Susan Louise's surgery this morning was a success! Her surgeons believe that the cancer has not spread. What an example of the power of prayer!

Please keep the prayers coming for Sister Susan Louise's speedy recovery from surgery.
Cake Walk Sign Up Genie is Live
What: St. Mary's Ice Cream Social and Cake Walk

When: Sunday, September 15 th  from 4- 7. Cake Drop off from 3:00- 3:30.
Where: Holy Cross Academy- Father Brisson Hall

If you would like to participate, simply bake (or not bake) your most delicious and/or decorative cake and deliver it to HCA, Father Brisson Hall between 3:00 - 3:30 PM at the latest as it needs to be entered to be judged. Judging takes place at 4 PM. Any cakes that arrives after the cut off time are just for sharing and participation.

This event is a great way to volunteer and get to know the families and staff while eating cake...who doesn't love cake?

If you are interested in helping with the event, please contact Dawn Mauro at  dawn.mauro@genexservices.com . We are in need volunteers to help register the cakes, run the cake walk, and clean up. The more the merrier and easier it is for all of us.

Also, if you or someone you know can be the DJ at this sweet gathering, please reach out.
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