At a Glance

Holy Child Academy
25 Store Hill Road
Old Westbury, New York 11568
Tel: (516) 626-9300

Art Viscusi, Head of School

The School
Founded in 1959, Holy Child Academy is a coed, independent Catholic school for children of many faiths, enrolling approximately 220 students from toddlers through eighth grade.

Faculty & Staff

  • Faculty members & staff:  55
  • Average tenure at Holy Child:  10 years
  • Faculty with advanced degrees:  95%
  • Student-to-faculty ratio:  7 to 1 in Early Childhood, 8 to 1 in grades 1 through 8
  • Average class size: 14

Financial Aid
Approximately 33% of students receive some form of assistance.


  • New York State Association of Independent Schools
  • Middle States Association of Schools
  • Sponsored by the Sisters of the Society of Holy Child Jesus and part of the worldwide Network of Holy Child Schools
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