Sacred Heart Elementary School

     Tel: (410)833-0857
Grades: PK - 8 | 779 students
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At Sacred Heart School, we recognize each person as a living expression of God's love.
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We accept each person as intrinsically good and deserving of unconditional respect.
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We believe each person is unique, having special talents, abilities and needs.
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We believe that each child is a multi-dimensional child of God.
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We accept responsibility for fostering not only a child's intellectual growth, but also for fostering a child's spiritual, emotional, social, and physical development.
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The message of Christ is central to all that we do at Sacred Heart School.
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As a faith community, we are striving to build God’s kingdom on earth.
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In the words of Archbishop Oscar Romero, “ This is what we are about: We plant seeds that one day will grow.
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We water seeds already planted, knowing that they hold future promise.
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We lay foundations that will need further development.
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We provide yeast that produces effects beyond our capabilities.” Sacred Heart School is a co-educational Catholic parish school dedicated to academic excellence, faith formation and service to others.
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We are a faith community committed to teaching the word of God and to giving witness to the message of Jesus Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 779 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 26%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,300
Tuition Notes Tuition for parishioners who consitently use parish envelopes. $8,100 for non-parishioners
Admissions Director Jeanne Cossentino

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Forbush School at Glyndon (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Forbush School at Glyndon (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Right Start (1.4 miles away)
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  • ReisterstownThe Forbush School at Glyndon
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    ReisterstownMD 21136
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    ReisterstownMD 21136
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  • ReisterstownThe Right Start
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    603 605 Westminster Pike
    ReisterstownMD 21136
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1.4 mi | 47 students | Gr. PK-K                      
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    ReisterstownMD 21136
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    ReisterstownMD 21136
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    2 mi | 7 students | Gr. K                      

School Reviews

1 year ago
Loving teachers and adminstration that go out of their way to make sure your child receives an excellent education. Families are accepting and helpful. Between the school and the parish, there is always something happening, so you can feel involved.
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1 year ago
Sacred Heart has an excellent acedemic program and very good non-academic programs. Local Catholic high schools consistently compete for SH grads.
- Posted by Parent

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