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.

Open House

Please join us for Open House on Saturday, October 27th from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. with repeating presentations and tours at 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. Come meet our faculty, staff, administrators, students, and parents and learn more about the Holy Child experience. Click here to register to join us.


Please contact Paulina Wright (x2106) or Lindsay Greene (x2243) in the Admissions office via phone (301-365-0955) or email to register for a tour.

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.

How to sign up for a Tiger for a Day visit:

  1. Set up your Admissions portal
  2. Select your date in the Admissions portal
  3. You will receive a confirmation email from the Admissions office

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

Space is limited on each day.

Middle School Exploration Day (for students applying 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.

How to sign up for a Middle School Exploration Day visit:

  1. Set up your Admissions portal
  2. Select your date in the Admissions portal
  3. You will receive a confirmation email from the Admissions office

2018 Dates

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

Middle School Exploration Day Schedule

  • 8:20 a.m. - Arrive to Holy Child
  • 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. - Parent and Student Panel Presentation
  • 9:00 a.m. - Optional Parent Tour following the panel presentation
  • 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. - Student attends Middle School elective period
  • 3:15 p.m. - Student should be picked up

Admissions Staff

Meghan Burke Cross
Director of Enrollment Management
301.365.0955 x2103

Paulina Hill Wright '05
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.