Nativity School is an accredited Catholic Elementary School in Hollywood, Florida, educating children from Toddlers through Eighth Grade. Nativity strives to provide a challenging academic as well as spiritual education to its students in a safe and loving environment.


Mission Statement

Nativity School's mission is to fully develop each student's God-given talents and abilities in a safe, respectful, Christ-centered environment based on the principles and traditions of our Catholic faith.


Vision Statement

Nativity Catholic School's vision is to develop students who have a deep faith in God and recognize their responsibilities as members of the Catholic Church to be disciples of Christ. Nativity is dedicated to being an excellent academic institution with robust spiritual, curricular, counseling, fine arts, and athletic programs. These programs are directed by a faculty and staff who are faith-filled, dedicated and qualified, and strive to meet the individual  needs of each student.


Our Beliefs

  • We believe Catholic education is a powerful instrument through which the Church’s mission of proclaiming the gospel message of Jesus, actively living it, and worshipping through celebration, is fostered and accomplished.
  • We believe a Catholic school exemplifies the integration of faith and morals with right conduct, charitable actions, and peaceful resolutions.
  • We believe mutual respect is an absolute priority within the school community
  • We believe establishing and maintaining a healthy and safe environment is everyone’s responsibility.
  • We believe each student is a unique child of God whose self-worth should be continuously fostered.
  • We believe a strong academic program enriched by extracurricular activities, such as fine arts and sports, provides a well rounded education and afford students multiple opportunities for success.
  • We believe children must be accountable for their own actions and must be responsible academically.
  • We believe student learning within a Christian setting, inclusive of faith-based traditions, is the primary purpose of this school.
  • We believe a supportive and challenging learning environment increases a student’s potential for responsible decision making.
  • We believe all those united in faith, including the pastor, priests, principals, teachers, parents and members of the parish community, share responsibility for the mission of the school.