The Academy

Holy Names Academy is an all-girls private high school founded in 1880 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary.

The school offers excellent academic, arts, athletic, spiritual, and leadership programs...

...that promote the development of the whole person in an environment of inclusion, collaboration, and community.

SNJM Connection

Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary

Holy Names Academy was founded in 1880 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary (SNJM), an international congregation of Catholic Women Religious, Associates, and Lay Consecrated who are dedicated to the full development of the human person through education, social justice, contemplation, and the arts. The SNJM congregational headquarters is located in Longueuil, Québec (near Montréal).

Congregational websites:

English-language
French-language

The SNJM United States/Ontario Province headquarters is located in Marylhurst, Oregon.

US/Ontario Province website

Other SNJM High Schools in North America:

OUR MISSION

Holy Names Academy inspires young women of diverse beliefs and backgrounds to excel in life with confidence and courage, to think critically, act with purpose, advocate for justice, serve with compassion, and lead with integrity.

THE ACADEMY

Holy Names Academy is an all-girls private high school in Seattle founded in 1880 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary.  The school offers excellent academic, arts, athletic, spiritual, and leadership programs that promote the development of the whole person in an environment of inclusion, collaboration, and community.

POLICY OF NONDISCRIMINATION

Holy Names Academy admits students of any race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, or disability that can be reasonably accommodated to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  The school does not discriminate in its administration or policies on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnicity or national origin, or disability that can be reasonably accommodated.

 

POLICY OF NON-HARASSMENT

Holy Names Academy strictly prohibits harassment of any kind. Holy Names Academy believes that all students, faculty, and staff members must be allowed to work in an environment free from harassment, discrimination, intimidation, hazing, or bullying. Such actions include any systematic or repeated attempts to inflict emotional, psychological, or physical distress on another person. The school reserves the right to discipline students for conduct occurring on or off school property.

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