Holy Cross School Wins "Best of 207" Award

Holy Cross School in South Portland has been named the "Best of the 207 Awards - Gold in Best Private School.” The honor recognizes the school's dedication to providing an exceptional educational environment. This award is part of the annual Best of the 207 Awards, a comprehensive resource guide celebrating Maine's most outstanding businesses, services, and attractions.

Principal Tim Stebbins expressed his gratitude and pride in the school's achievement stating, "Winning this prestigious award not only highlights the exceptional educational environment at Holy Cross School but also reinforces our commitment to fostering a community where every student can thrive academically, spiritually, and socially."

The Best of the 207 Awards saw an unprecedented level of engagement this year, with over 145,000 votes. Holy Cross School was recognized for its outstanding commitment to excellence, innovative educational practices, and significant contributions to the community.

For more than 85 years, Holy Cross School has stood as a beacon of educational excellence and Catholic faith in South Portland. The school welcomes families to an energized learning environment that upholds community values and academic achievement. It serves students from pre-Kindergarten to 8th grade. With a focus on small class sizes, Holy Cross School emphasizes personalized education, ensuring that each student receives attention tailored to their individual strengths and needs.

Holy Cross School's impact extends beyond the classroom, as it draws students from across the Greater Portland area and fosters a cooperative and collaborative educational setting. The school is committed to preparing young individuals for the challenges of high school and beyond, instilling in them a toolbox of moral and educational values to navigate life's decisions, with a strong emphasis on service to others.