The physical learning environment in our great institution, Holy Cross Lake View SS, Wanyange is excellent as we educate mind and soul.

Wall of fame

We take great pride in our high-achieving students, and it's our commitment to nurture and celebrate their educational accomplishments.


Sports, including football, basketball, athletics, and more. With top-notch facilities, expert coaching, and a supportive environment.

School Life

We provide a comprehensive education that prepares students academically, socially, and ethically for future challenges and opportunities.

About Us with Our Students

How can a campus feel intimate and expansive? Comfortable and exciting? Our students say it’s because they felt welcomed from day one, empowered to explore, and connected to the tri-campus community and to one another.
You’ll be hard-pressed to find a school that’s our size with so much happening on campus. We credit our active student leaders, who create a community unlike any other. It will be hard to capture what it’s like to live on campus, but we’ll try our best.

Success stories

Successful students excel academically, lead in extracurricular, engage in community service, gain practical experience, show entrepreneurial spirit, pursue lifelong learning, and exhibit resilience in the face of challenges. Their multifaceted approach, tailored to individual goals and values, defines their path to success.

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Congratulations Mr. Muwanika JDIOBE

In the News: Ugandan gets PhD in aerospace engineering at 29

After completing his primary education, Dr. Jdiobe attended HCLV in Jinja, Uganda, from 2008 to 2013, where he pursued his “O” and “A” levels. As a member and president of Lwanga House, Dr. Jdiobe actively participated in extracurricular activities, including student leadership and the Red Cross club, which helped him develop valuable skills and fostered a sense of community engagement and social responsibility.


Explore our school spirit of learning


Unlimited Learning

It is a lived reality. Dedicated to preparing our students not only for academic success but also for a lifelong journey of discovery, adaptability, and continuous growth. Committed to guiding students towards a future filled with intellectual curiosity, resilience, and a passion for lifelong learning.


Dedicated Help

We understand that a crucial element in our students’ academic journey is the unwavering support they receive through dedicated help. This commitment to providing assistance, guidance, and mentorship plays a pivotal role in fostering an environment where every student can thrive and achieve stellar grades.


Qualified Teachers

We recognize that the backbone of academic excellence is our team of highly qualified teachers. The impact of dedicated and knowledgeable educators extends far beyond the classroom, playing a pivotal role in shaping the academic journey and success of our students.


Holy Cross Lake View SSS Crowned Stanbic National Schools Champions

HCLV emerged victorious in the 4th edition of the Stanbic Bank National Schools (NSC) championships, following a highly competitive finishing round which involved four schools. The winners managed to beat off competition from Nyakasura School from (Western region), St Mary’s College, Kisubi (Central region) and and St Mary’s College, Aboke  (Northern region) who were   selected for the penultimate stage which was the boot camp. After a series of qualifying rounds, the four finalist schools presented their relevant business plans to a panel of judges during the finale held at Hotel Africana on Friday July 23rd, 2019.

Experience Our Spirit

Holy Cross Lake View is a school where students want to be and where they know that they belong. Strongly grounded in Catholic values, we offer students a robust University preparatory experience surrounded by a positive and empowering community—the perfect environment for young men and women to learn and grow, to reach beyond their comfort zones, to be their best.

Here, students with diverse interests, abilities and strengths find their right level of academic challenge and exciting opportunities to explore, create, lead, and serve. Discover the energy on our campus and the strength of our spirit for yourself!

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Our history and foundation

It was by the initiative of the late Fr. Robert Hesse CSC (RIP) and Br. Paul Kasande (former CSC Br.) who were members of the Congregation of Holy Cross working at Holy Cross Bugembe Catholic Parish to start the school.

Hear our stories

Holy Cross Lake view wins the 2024 green schools debate championship for Busoga region

Meet Sseruyange Emmanuel: Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Passionate About Aviation

GOING BACK TO MY ROOTS: A thanksgiving ceremony at HCLV

Discovering Engineering: An Immersive Job Shadow Experience At Bidco Uganda Limited

Congratulations Mr. Muwanika JDIOBE

Congratulations Mr. Emmanuel Epau

Pioneers Scientific Innovation and Creative Education in Uganda

Our Students Report Back for Second Term

Celebrating Our Students’ Achievements, a Legacy of Holy Cross Education

A Recap of the Orientation Program for New Parents at HCLV

National Biology Teachers’ Workshop Successfully Hosted at ABE Headquarters, Holy Cross Lake View

Police Officers from the fire brigade educate our students on fire safety.

A pathway to realizing the new curriculum.

Focusing on the learner’s mind and how they can apply what they’ve learnt to improve society. That is why HCLV is enhancing its focus on giving learners generic skills and uplifting their gifts and talents. This is also in line with our school’s mission of preparing learners to develop a more just and humane society to prepare them for a bright future with employable skills.

Why choose Holy Cross Lake View?

We offer a wide range of accredited subjects at both “A” & “O” levels of study and these are available to students from all over the world.

The school is committed to the holistic development of students, focusing not only on academic excellence but also on character formation and the cultivation of virtues, ensuring a well-rounded education.

Holy Cross Lake View SSS offers a learning environment that integrates faith into education, providing students with a foundation for spiritual growth alongside academic development.

All our subjects are supported fully by experienced and qualified teachers, and we have a dedicated support staffs that you can contact 24/7

The school is committed to the holistic development of students, focusing not only on academic excellence but also on character formation and the cultivation of virtues, ensuring a well-rounded education.

Families seeking an educational institution that aligns with their religious and moral values may choose Holy Cross Lake View SSS for its affiliation with the Congregation of Holy Cross and its commitment to upholding those values.

Holy Cross Lake View at a Glance...

Holy Cross Lake View Senior Secondary School, located in the Diocese of Jinja, is the cornerstone of the Congregation of Holy Cross’ educational mission in Uganda. Rev. Robert Hesse, C.S.C., founded the school in 1993.