Holy Cross

Holy Cross Elementary School (Penticton)

Learning, Sharing, Growing


Holy Cross School is located in the Southern Okanagan Valley in Penticton, British Columbia. It is a Catholic grade K-8 elementary school and is accredited and classified by the Ministry of Education in the province of British Columbia as a Group 1 Independent School.  In a report released by the Fraser Institute, in 2011 Holy Cross School was named the top elementary school in the Okanagan Valley.

Holy Cross School was established to provide parents of the Penticton parishes of St. John Vianney and St. Ann's, as well as the parish of Holy Child in Summerland, with the unique opportunity for their child to receive a Christ-centered elementary school education. The diocesan administrators and school staff, with the support of parents and the local pastoral team, are dedicated to providing a learning environment that facilitates the spiritual development of every student and achieves the essential academic, social, emotional and physical growth needed to live and work in today's world.

Holy Cross Students

The Fraser Institute ranked Holy Cross Elementary as the #1 elementary school in the Okanagan in 2016.  View Article*

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1298 Main Street
Penticton, BC  V2A 5G2

Phone: 250-492-4480
Fax: 250-490-4602

Principal:   Shawn Campbell
Secretary:   Gail d'Aoust