Sacred Heart School

308 Spring Avenue
Troy, NY 12180-0121
Tel: (518)274-3655
Grades: PK - 6 | 210 students
Sacred Heart School, a Middle States accredited school, is a community of faith in Troy, NY, dedicated to excellence in the education of children three through twelve years of age within a family-like environment.
We support families, the first educators of children, as they encourage students to become involved, responsible, contributing members of the church and the community.
Through a Christ-centered commitment, we guide students of varied abilities toward life-long learning, academic excellence and Christian stewardship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1927

Student Body

Total Students 210 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 85%
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(see "uniform" on website)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition rates vary depending on number of children in family, whether the child is in Pre-k versus Universal Pre-K, etc.
Average Financial Aid Grant $550
Admissions Director Mrs. Susan K. Merrill

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. CYO Basketball, Children's CHoir, Drama Club, Odyssey of the Mind, Private Piano Lesson, School Band, Test preparation, Toastmasters Program CYO Basketball, Drama Club, School Band, Children's CHoir,
Odyssey of the Mind,
Private Piano Lesson,
Test preparation,
Toastmasters Program,

School Notes:

  • Middle States Accreditation
  • Transportation provided by home school district
  • Three year olds through Sixth grade
  • Science-Math Technology Lab
  • Writing Labll

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Emma Willard School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Susan Odell Taylor School For Children (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Susan Odell Taylor School For Children (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Troy
    Grades: 9-12 | 335 students
    0.3 miles
    285 Pawling Avenue
    Troy, NY 12180
    (518)833-1302
    0.39-12
    335
  • Troy
    Grades: PK-7 | 74 students
    0.6 miles
    116 Pinewoods Ave
    Troy, NY 12180
    (518)274-4994
    0.6PK-7
    74
  • Troy
    La Salle Institute
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 459 students
    1.3 miles
    174 Williams Rd
    Troy, NY 12180
    (518)283-2500
    1.36-12
    459
  • Troy
    Samaritan Child Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 64 students
    1.8 miles
    2213 Burdett Avenue
    Troy, NY 12180
    (518)271-3748
    1.8PK-K
    64
  • East Berne
    Grades: KG-7 | 32 students
    2.9 miles
    Po Box 225
    East Berne, NY 12059
    (518)499-5416
    2.9KG-7
    32

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Could This Happen To My Child?
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
Vouchers aka Tax Credits and Scholarship Funds
August 09, 2015
Voucher programs have gained a lot of traction since 1989 when the first voucher program appeared in Milwaukee. We look at how things are playing out in 2015.
Why Would I Want to....
July 12, 2015
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in New York is $9,434 for elementary schools and $20,448 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos