HNA: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

HNA: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging


Holy Names Academy students come from
86 ZIP Codes and 114 middle schools
from the Greater Seattle area.

    ASA Mercer Middle School
    Assumption-St Bridget School
    Bear Creek School
    Billings Middle School
    Bright Water School
    Broadview Thomson School
    Bush School
    Carden Country School
    Cascade K-8 School
    Catharine Blaine School
    Chinook Middle School
    Christ the King
    Eastside Catholic Middle School
    Eastside Christian School
    Eckstein Middle School
    Edmonds Heights K-12
    Environmental and Adventure School
    Evergreen School
    Explorer Middle School
    Explorer West Middle School
    Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
    French American School of Puget Sound
    Hamilton International Middle School
    Hamlin Robinson School
    Hazel Wolf K-8 School
    Highland Middle School
    Holy Family School - Auburn
    Holy Family School - Kirkland
    Holy Family School - Seattle
    Holy Rosary School - Edmonds
    Holy Rosary School - Seattle
    Hope Lutheran School
    Hyla Middle School
    Ingraham High School
    International School, Bellevue
    Islander Middle School

    Issaquah Middle School
    Jane Addams K-8 School
    Kellogg Middle School
    Kamiakin Junior High School
    Kellogg Middle School
    Kings Junior High
    Kirkland Middle School
    Lake Washington Girls Middle School
    Leota Junor High School
    Madison Middle School
    Mattson Middle School
    Maywood Middle School
    McClure Middle School
    McKnight Middle School
    McMurray Middle School
    Meadowdale Middle School
    Meany Middle School
    Northshore Christian Academy
    Northwest School
    Orca K-8 School
    Our Lady of Fatima School
    Our Lady of Guadalupe School
    Our Lady of the Lake School
    Our Lady Star of the Sea School
    Overlake School
    Pacific Middle School
    Pathfinder K-8 School
    Queen of Angels School
    Rainier Prep
    Redmond Middle School
    Renton Christian School
    Robert Eagle Staff Middle School
    Sacred Heart School
    Salmon Bay K-8 School
    Seattle Christian School
    Seattle Country Day School
    Seattle Girls' School
    Seattle Waldorf School
    Soundview School


    South Shore K-8 School
    St Alphonsus School
    St Anne School
    St Anthony School
    St Benedict School
    St Bernadette School
    St Brendan School
    St Catherine School
    St Cecilia School
    St Edward School
    St Francis of Assisi School
    St George School
    St John School
    St Joseph School - Issaquah
    St Joseph School - Seattle
    St Louise School
    St Luke School
    St Madeleine Sophie School
    St Mark School
    St Mary Magdalen School
    St Matthew School
    St Monica School
    St Paul School
    St Philomena School
    St Pius X School
    St Therese Catholic Academy
    St Thomas More School
    Sylvester Middle School
    TOPS K-8
    Twin Falls Middle School
    University Prep
    Villa Academy
    Washington Middle School
    Westside School
    Whitman Middle School
    Willows Prep
    Woodinville Montessori School
    Woodward Middle School


Wednesday, August 23, 2023, HNA Parlors


Thank you so much to everyone who attended the Reception for BIPOC Families on August 23, 2023. It was a pleasure to connect with new and returning HNA families and to hear from the student speakers who shared their experiences at HNA. 



Holy Names Academy presents this Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Plan in keeping with the mission of the school and the values of the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary. Its purpose is to acknowledge the centrality of these elements in the school’s historical roots, current context, and future goals.





Pictured are the Multicultural Student Union Officers for the 2022-2023 school year. They spoke at the Reception for Families of Students of Color on  August 25, 2022.

  • Women of Color comprise 40% of our student population.
  • We are committed to fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion in the curriculum and student experience. Our courses and classrooms are spaces where students learn about diverse voices and perspectives through literature, speaker workshops, assemblies, and field trips.
  • The student-led Multicultural Student Union (MSU) encourages students of all backgrounds to participate in discussions and activities to learn about cultural experiences, diversity, and ways to promote racial justice. MSU Affinity Groups include includes Black Student Union, Latina Student Union, Middle Eastern Student Union, Multiracial Student Union, and Asian/Pacific Islander Affinity Group.
  • Faculty & Staff Diversity Committee meets monthly to discuss topics pertaining to diversity and collaborate on best practices.
  • Special Events & Programming: Reception for Families of Students of Color, Assemblies, Speakers, Peace & Justice Day, Field Trips

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