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 10%
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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Whitney Hall School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sacred Heart Manor Nursery & Kdgn (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Rita Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HamdenSacred Heart Manor Nursery & Kdgn
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    261 Benham St
    HamdenCT 06514
    (203)230-4889
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    0 mi | 74 students | Gr. K                      
  • HamdenSt. Rita Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1601 Whitney Ave
    HamdenCT 06517
    (203)248-3114
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.3 mi | 431 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HamdenLorraine D Foster Day School
    Special Education School
    1861 Whitney Ave
    HamdenCT 06517
    (203)230-4877
    Special Education School
    1.3 mi | 29 students | Gr. PK                      
  • HamdenWhitney Hall School
    Special Education School
    1400 Whitney Ave
    HamdenCT 06517
    (203)248-2116
    Special Education School
    1.4 mi | 75 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • HamdenSalma K Farid Academy
      (Islamic)
    131 Leeder Hill Dr
    HamdenCT 06517
    (203)230-1965
      (Islamic)
    1.4 mi | 47 students | Gr. K-7                      

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