Sacred Heart School

Tel: (860)887-1757
Grades: PK - 8 | 198 students
Sacred Heart School promotes strong Christian Values, provides sound Academic Development and fosters positive Individual Growth and Self-Discipline.
We instill within our students a commitment to Community involvement and Christian Service built upon the foundation of the teachings of Jesus.
We strive to help students look at their world through the eyes of faith, confident that God knows them and loves them and expects much from them.
Sacred Heart School also fosters a family type atmosphere where each child is known and valued as an individual.
We strive to help each student become more respectful, responsible and resourceful.
This translates into students who are respectful toward adults and each other, responsible for their personal behavior and their academic work and resourceful problem solvers.
In short, we try very hard to support the Catholic values that you as parents are teaching at home.
In Catholic schools we have learned to do a lot with a little.
We have remained focused on our main mission - a sound moral focus and solid academic achievement.
At Sacred Heart we also strive to make students aware of the world at large and encourage them to respond to the needs of other people, the sick and suffering in their own families and neighborhoods as well as those in third world countries or the victims of natural disasters.
We recognize that taking a moral, gospel based stand on issues in our world today is counter-cultural.
We are swimming upstream - but we have to.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1888

Student Body

Total Students 198 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 83%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy Of The Holy Family (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stoneview Children's University (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Discovery School (3.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Norwich
    Grades: K-4 | 29 students
    2.5 miles
    294 Washington St
    Norwich, CT 06360
    (860)859-0407
    2.5K-4
    29
  • Norwich
    Grades: K-9 | 204 students
    2.8 miles
    211 Broadway
    Norwich, CT 06360
    (860)889-4174
    2.8K-9
    204
  • Norwich
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 118 students
    2.9 miles
    120 Cliff St
    Norwich, CT 06360
    (860)887-4565
    2.9K-9
    118
  • Norwich
    Grades: K | 25 students
    3.1 miles
    87 Broadway
    Norwich, CT 06360
    (860)889-0883
    3.1K
    25
  • Norwich
    Grades: PK-4 | 59 students
    3.6 miles
    218 Dudley St
    Norwich, CT 06360
    (860)889-0340
    3.6PK-4
    59

School Reviews

I am a grandmother to two boys. One graduated this year. I have had many compliments on my boys for their manners and fantastic personalities and I am positive it is because of the wonderful education they have received from this school. They are asked where they go to school and always tell them proudly of Sacred Heart. Brian did well and I am sure he has the basis to carry his Catholic education from this school to his new school in East Lyme and on to college. Thank you to all the wonderful teachers that I have met over the years there. They are the best.
- Posted by Parent, 06/24/14

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