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Holy Names Academy

Seattle tourist attractions--exploring Capitol Hill

 

Holy Names Academy Dome

 

728 21st Avenue East (between East Aloha and East Roy Streets)

Built 1908

In exploring around Capitol Hill, you will see the dome of this magnificent structure poking its head up and it will entice you to come and look at the underlying building.  This beautiful building resides in the middle of Capitol Hill neighborhoods and certainly adds to the architectural splendor of Capitol Hill. 

Holy Names Academy, founded in 1880, is a Catholic all-women college preparatory high school.  It has a student population of 655.  It has received the U.S. Department of Education's prestigious Blue Ribbon School citation four times. The Blue Ribbon School designation is the highest award a school can earn.  Only six schools in the U.S. have won the Blue Ribbon School award four times.

 

Holy Names Academy Sign

 

 

Holy Names Academy

 

 

 

Holy Names Academy

 

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