Convent Of The Sacred Heart

1177 King Street
Greenwich, CT 06831-0683
Tel: (203)532-3534
Grades: 9-12 | 285 students
Founded in 1848, Convent of the Sacred Heart is part of the international network of Sacred Heart schools. Sacred Heart Greenwich is an independent college preparatory day school for 740 girls in kindergarten through grade 12 with a coed early childhood program.
The School is on a beautiful 118-acre campus in Greenwich, Connecticut and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
The School offers a rigorous academic program, combined with a community service requirement and a well-rounded focus that includes the arts and athletics.
World languages are emphaiszed, beginning in early childhood with Chinese, French and Spanish.
In the Upper School, additional languages are added. An international exchange program is offered as part of the curriculum.  .

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Coalition of Girls
State or regional independent school association
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1848

Student Body

Total Students 285 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Convent Of The Sacred Heart Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 126 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 13 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform requirements vary from Lower to Upper School.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1
Tuition Notes Tuition varies depending on grade. Please view tuitions per grade at www.chsgreenwich.org in the Admission section.
% on Financial Aid
18%
Acceptance Rate
45%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Catherine Cullinane
Admissions Associate Magee King

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,

School Notes:

  • Overlooking Long Island Sound, the campus offers:
  • Teaching 21st-century skills 
  • International exchange program 
  • Modern classrooms with latest in technology
  • Laptop computer program for Middle and Upper Schools; ipads and computer center for early childhood and Lower School students
  • Science labs
  • Maker Space
  • Library/Media Center
  • Outdoor observatory
  • Synthetic turf fields, tennis courts, cross country course, and grassy fields
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • New 35,000-sq.-ft athletic center
  • Broadcast journalism program with state-of-art facility
  • Dance/Yoga studio
  • Performing Arts Center 
  • Beautiful cottage for Barat Center for Early Childhood Education

Profile last updated: 01/12/2016

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Keio Academy Of New York (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Purchase Children's Center Inc (2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Greenwich Catholic School (3.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • Purchase
    Grades: K-1 | 71 students
    2 miles
    3095 Purchase St
    Purchase, NY 10577
    (914)948-2414
    2K-1
    71
  • Purchase
    Cerebral Palsy School Of Wstchstr
    Special Education School
    Grades: UG-PK | 102 students
    2.1 miles
    P O Box 555
    Purchase, NY 10577
    (914)937-3800
    2.1UG-PK
    102
  • Purchase
    Keio Academy Of New York
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 9-12 | 347 students
    3.1 miles
    3 College Rd
    Purchase, NY 10577
    (914)694-4825
    3.19-12
    347
  • Greenwich
    Grades: K-8 | 217 students
    3.5 miles
    270 Lake Ave
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    (203)863-9663
    3.5K-8
    217
  • West Harrison
    Grades: K-9 | 91 students
    3.5 miles
    45 Gainsborg Ave E
    West Harrison, NY 10604
    (914)949-6986
    3.5K-9
    91

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