About Us

Holy Cross Primary is a quality co-educational K-6 Catholic school, that is part of the Catholic parish of St John's XXIII in Glenwood and Stanhope Gardens.

We believe that education is the process of helping each student discover his or her own uniqueness, awesome capacity and responsibility.

We invite you to explore our website and discover for yourself what makes a Holy Cross Primary education a great choice for your child.



Principal's Message

A welcome message from Holy Cross Glenwood Principal, Louise O’Donnell


Our Story

Holy Cross Primary school is located in the heart of Katoomba, with a spectacular section of the Blue Mountains National Park. Come to visit us.


What We Offer

At Holy Cross Primary we have a commitment to teaching students to think critically and approach tasks purposefully. Our students develop confidence and are encouraged to develop creativity and foster an enjoyment of learning.


Take a Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of our site and see what Holy Cross is all about


Our Staff

All teachers at Holy Cross hold a degree and teaching qualifications from a higher education institution relevant to their teaching area and give generously of their time, to engage professional development that supports learning for the 21st century.


Policies and Procedures

Holy Cross Primary has a number of policies and procedures that govern various aspects of our School life. These provide the framework within which we operate with relation to a number of key issues.


Annual Report

The Annual School Report Provides parents and the wider school community with fair, accurate, and objective information about various aspects of school performance and development.