Catholic School Profiles: Holy Names Academy

October 1, 2022

Holy Names Academy is an all-girls Catholic high school founded in 1880 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary.  The school offers excellent academic, arts, athletic, spiritual, and leadership programs that promote the development of the whole person in an environment of inclusion, collaboration, and community. 

Holy Names Academy inspires young women of diverse beliefs and backgrounds to excel in life with confidence and courage, to think critically, act with purpose, advocate for justice, serve with compassion, and lead with integrity. The oldest continually operating school in the State of Washington, Holy Names Academy has graduated over 11,000 students and has an active and engaged alumnae community.