Sacred Heart Academy

265 Benham St
Hamden, CT 06514-0651
Tel: (203)288-2309
Grades: 9-12
Sacred Heart Academy, founded by the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus in the Roman Catholic tradition and committed to the expression of strong Christian values and intellectual growth, provides a challenging college preparatory education for young women.
The school is a community which promotes the growth of the whole person in a caring environment which encourages personal integrity, compassion, justice and a sense of responsibility to self, others and the needs of society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Oct. 26
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,300
Admissions Director Elaine M. Lamboley
Admissions Associate Jennifer Alexandro
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The average private school tuition in New Haven County, CT is $11,753 for elementary schools and $25,797 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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