Sacred Heart Schools, Atherton

150 Valparaiso Avenue,
Atherton, CA, 94027-0940
Tel: (650)322-1866
A Sacred Heart education prepares students for a lifetime – a lifetime where learning isn’t limited to just classrooms and textbooks.  It’s an education that inspires students to be inquisitive about the world and lets them discover the joys of lifelong learning.  We impel our students to apply their knowledge to the real world and to be active, informed and responsible global citizens while respecting the marvels of the earth’s resources.  Our mission is to educate the whole person in mind, body, and spirit.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1898

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 41%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 146 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 73%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms Preschool - 8th grade only. 9-12 free dress with a dress code.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 10
Yearly Tuition Cost $35,560
Tuition Notes Preschool Half Day: $21,050 Preschool Full Day: $23,020 Kindergarten: $23,470 Grades 1-5: $25,890 Grades 6-8: $33,650 Grades 9-12: $35,560
% on Financial Aid 30%
Admissions Director Wendy Quattlebaum
Admissions Associate Sarah Coogan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water Polo

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama, Band, Choir, Dance, Strings Drama, Band, Choir, Dance, Strings,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/05/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Menlo School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Menlo School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sacred Heart Schools Atherton (0.4 miles away)
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  • Atherton Sacred Heart Schools Atherton
    (Roman Catholic)
    150 Valparaiso Ave
    Atherton , CA , 94027
    (650)454-8446
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  1033  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Atherton
    Menlo School    
    Special Program Emphasis
    50 Valparaiso Ave
    Atherton , CA , 94027
    (650)330-2000
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.4  mi  |  719  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Menlo Park St. Raymond Catholic JK-8 School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1211 Arbor Rd
    Menlo Park , CA , 94025
    (650)322-2312
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  281  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Menlo Park
    Nativity Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1250 Laurel Street
    Menlo Park , CA , 94025
    (650)325-7304
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  277  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Palo Alto Esther B Clark School-childrens Health Council
    Special Education School
    650 Clark Way
    Palo Alto , CA , 94304
    (650)688-3634
    Special Education School
    1.3  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  2-9

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