Sacred Heart School

5.00 (2 reviews)
620 Valley Brook Ave
Lyndhurst, NJ 07071-0707
Tel: (201)939-4277
Grades: PK-8 | 385 students
Sacred Heart School is accredited by The Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and belongs to the Archdiocese of Newark's system of schools.
Our mission is to educate, motivate instill Catholic values,and celebrate individual excellence for a strong, Christian future.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1956

Student Body

Total Students 385 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,355
Tuition Notes The Inner City Scholarship fund is available
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Linda Durocher


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballBowling,
Track and Field


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Blockschool(logos & robotics), Blockscool (legos&robotics), Chess club, Golf Lessons, Instrumental lessons, National Junior Honor Society, Student Leadership Council, Tennis Lessons, The Little Shakespeare Program, Yearbook Art Club, Chess club, Golf Lessons, Tennis Lessons, Yearbook, Blockschool(logos & robotics),
Blockscool (legos&robotics),
Instrumental lessons,
National Junior Honor Society,
Student Leadership Council,
The Little Shakespeare Program,

School Notes

  • *Pk 3 & PK4 programs are availble, both full days and half days * Full day kindergarten * State certified teachers on all levels * Religion taught daily * Curriculum in line with NJ State Standards * Before and After Care available * School uniforms are worn * Extracurricular activities * Summer camp
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School Reviews

   5.00 out of 5 (2 reviews)
5.0 Stars   05/17/16
This is our 3rd year as part of the Sacred Heart School family. I say family because that is the environment that in which the school portrays. Most of the staff is friendly and professional and all of them care about the students, thats whats most important. The staff implements moral values, religion, and respect as part of the education requirements. I just can't say enough about the staff and the curriculum. In kindergarten my son was learning how to count money, addition, reading, writing, science, and anatomy. Sacred Heart is incomparable to any public school in the entire area.
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5.0 Stars   07/24/15
I have gone to sacred heart school all my life, and not only has it prepared me for the future it has made me socially active,friendly and since the environment is so amazing it has made me a kinder and stronger person today. Go shs!!
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