In order to schedule your visit, begin by setting up your Admissions Portal. Your Admissions Portal will allow you to schedule your visit, submit an application, schedule an interview, and communicate directly with the Admissions Office.

Tiger for a Day- Applicants grades 9-12

Tiger for a Day visits begin at 8:20 a.m. in McShain Library and end at 2:30 p.m. in the Admissions Office. Please plan to wear your school uniform or something comparable. Visitors and their parents will attend a panel discussion that begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 9:00 a.m. Coffee, tea and light refreshments will be provided. At 9:00  a.m., student visitors will be picked up by their hostesses and will spend the day attending classes and getting to know Holy Child faculty, students and programs better. Lunch will be provided. Tours will be offered at the conclusion of the panel discussion at 9:00 a.m. for parents. The tour is optional for parents.

2018 Dates

Thursday, September 27
Thursday, October 4
Thursday, October 18
Tuesday, October 23
Tuesday, November 6
Tuesday, November 13
Thursday, December 6

Tiger for a Day schedule

  • 8:20 a.m. - Arrival
  • 8:30-9:00 a.m. - Panel Discussion for students and parents
  • 9:00 a.m. - Students are picked up by their hostess and will spend the remainder of the day with them
  • 9:00 a.m. - Parents are welcome to stay for an optional tour of the campus
  • 2:30 p.m. - Students will be picked up in the Admissions Office

You can register for your Tiger for a Day visit through the Admissions Portal. Space is limited on each day.

Middle School Discovery Days- Applicants for grades 6-8

The student’s visit will begin at 8:20 a.m. in the Admissions Office and end at 3:15 p.m. Plan to park on campus and come directly to the Admissions office. The student should wear her school uniform or something comparable.  Lunch will be provided. Parents are asked to accompany the student for the beginning of the day. The Interview will take place at 8:20 a.m., upon arrival. The student will be interviewed independent of her parents. At 9:05 a.m., students will join their hostess for the remainder of the day and parents are welcome to stay for an optional tour of campus. Students will also be required to sit for an in house informal admissions assessment concerning mathematics and language arts, to be administered by the Admissions Office.

2018 Dates

Friday, October 19
Friday, November 9
Friday, November 30
Friday, December 14
Friday, January 18

Discovery Day Schedule

  • 8:20 to 8:45 a.m. - Parent Interview
  • 8:20 to 9:05 a.m. - Student Interview followed by an informal admissions assessment for the applicant covering math, reading comprehension and writing.
  • 8:45 a.m. - Optional Parent Tour following the parent interview
  • 9:05 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. - Student attends classes with a Holy Child Student Ambassador
  • 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. - Student attends Middle School elective

Schedule a Tour

Parents are welcome to drop in on the following dates for a scheduled tour with our Admissions office.Stay tuned for more information on signing up for a tour.


All tours will run from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m.


  • TBD

Admissions Staff

Meghan Burke Cross
Director of Enrollment Management
301.365.0955 x2103

Paulina Hill
Admissions Associate
301.365.0955 x2106

Lindsay Gilbride Greene
Admissions Associate and Financial Aid Coordinator
301.365.0955 x2243

It has been and will continue to be the policy of Connelly School of the Holy Child to be fair and impartial in all of its relations with its applicants and to make all related decisions without regard to race, color, national origin, age, or any other categories protected by federal, state, or local law.