School Type

Catholic, Independent, All-Boys, Holy Cross, JK – Grade 8, Day School


2120 Veale Road |  Wilmington, DE 19810



 School Founded



Educating the Hearts and Minds of Boys in the Holy Cross Tradition

 Head of School

Brian J.  Ray

 Director of the Lower Form

Juliana McClellan

Director of the
Middle + Upper Form

Steve Skolfield


Lower Form (Junior Kindergarten – Grade 3), Middle Form (Grades 4 - 6), Upper Form (Grades 7 & 8)

 2019-2020 Enrollment 

244 students


High Schools of Recent SEA Graduates

Salesianum School, Archmere Academy, Saint Andrew’s School, Saint Mark’s High School, Cab Calloway School of the Arts, Delaware Military Academy, Saint Elizabeth High School, Saint Joseph’s Prep, Charter School of Wilmington, Malvern Prep, Haverford School, Concord High School, Wilmington Friends School, Sanford School, Saint Augustine Prep, West Chester Rustin High School, Concord High School, Tatnall School, Tower Hill School

 Student Profile

SEA students live within a 35-mile radius of the school in Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania

 Total Faculty

37 faculty members

 Average student-to-teacher ratio

Lower Form, 13:1, Middle Form, 14:1, Upper Form, 14:1

 Financial Aid

30% of students receive financial aid


Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools


National Catholic Educational Association, Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools, International Boys’ School Coalition, Delaware Association of Independent Schools

 Total SEA Alumni

Approximately 3,000

 School Traditions


Opening of School Liturgy, Red & Gray Field Day, Grandparents' Day, 5th Grade Knighthood, Capstone Research Project, Saint Brother Andre Prayer, Graduation Liturgy

 School colors 

Red & Gray

 School mascot


An Independent, Catholic Academy for Boys Grades JK-8 in the Holy Cross Tradition