Woodlands Academy Of The Sacred Heart

760 E Westleigh Rd,
Lake Forest, IL, 60045-0600
Tel: (847)234-4300
Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart, founded in 1858, is an independent, Catholic, boarding and day, college preparatory school for young women, grades 9-12, who wish to pursue a course of study committed to academic excellence within the context of a faith-based community.
As a member of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools in the United States, Woodlands Academy commits itself to educate to a personal and active faith in God; a deep respect for intellectual values; a social awareness which impels to action; the building of community as a Christian value; and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 171 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Woodlands Academy Of The Sacred Heart Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lake Forest Academy (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Forest Country Day School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lake Forest Country Day School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lake Forest Lake Forest Country Day School
    145 S Green Bay Road
    Lake Forest , IL , 60045
    (847)234-2350
    0.6  mi  |  381  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lake Forest
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award School Of St. Mary
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    185 E Illinois Rd
    Lake Forest , IL , 60045
    (847)234-0371
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  507  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Highwood St. James School
    (Roman Catholic)
    140 North Ave
    Highwood , IL , 60040
    (847)432-2277
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.2  mi  |  114  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lake Forest Dearhaven Childcare & Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1100 N Westmoreland Rd
    Lake Forest , IL , 60045
    (847)535-6175
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.5  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Lake Forest
    Lake Forest Academy
    1500 W Kennedy Rd
    Lake Forest , IL , 60045
    (847)615-3248
    2.9  mi  |  433  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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