Duchesne Academy Of The Sacred Heart

  • Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart is an independent, Catholic, college-preparatory high school for girls in grades 9-12.
  • Duchesne offers a unique education focusing on academic excellence, commitment to Jesus Christ, personal growth, and social responsibility.
  • This education reflects those values given priority by St. Madeleine Sophie Barat, foundress of the Society of the Sacred Heart integrity and love.
  • Duchesne strives to give each person a sense of dignity and self-worth which liberates her to become a morally responsible human being who can confront issues intelligently and work to bring about necessary and constructive change in world and human conditions.
  • Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart, a Catholic college-prepatory high school for girls of all faiths and backgrounds, is a member of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools in the United States.
  • Duchesne Academy is fully accredited by North Central Associations and the academic requirements challenge each student.
  • Upon graduation, Duchesne students find themselves well prepared for the educational experiences ahead of them at any college in the United States.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2005

Student Body

Total Students389 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 15%
Students by GradeDuchesne Academy Of The Sacred Heart Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart is an independent, Catholic, college-preparatory high school for girls in grades 9-12. Duchesne offers a unique education focusing on academic excellence, commitment to Jesus Christ, personal growth, and social responsibility. This education reflects those values given priority by St. Madeleine Sophie Barat, foundress of the Society of the Sacred Heart integrity and love. Duchesne strives to give each person a sense of dignity and self-worth which liberates her to become a morally responsible human being who can confront issues intelligently and work to bring about necessary and constructive change in world and human conditions. Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart, a Catholic college-prepatory high school for girls of all faiths and backgrounds, is a member of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools in the United States. Duchesne Academy is fully accredited by North Central Associations and the academic requirements challenge each student. Upon graduation, Duchesne students find themselves well prepared for the educational experiences ahead of them at any college in the United States.
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  • Omaha
    Grades: NS-12 | 440 students
    1.7 miles
    400 N Happy Hollow Blvd
    Omaha, NE 68132
    (402)556-3772
    1.7 NS-12
    440
  • Omaha
    Grades: PK-12 | 317 students
    6.4 miles
    10244 Wiesman Dr.
    Omaha, NE 68134
    (402)399-9565
    6.4 PK-12
    317
  • Omaha
    Grades: PK-8 | 309 students
    0.2 miles
    3869 Webster Street
    Omaha, NE 68131
    (402)556-6655
    0.2 PK-8
    309
  • Omaha
    Christ The King School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 385 students
    4.5 miles
    831 S 88th St
    Omaha, NE 68114
    (402)391-0977
    4.5 PK-8
    385
  • Omaha
    Gethsemane Elementary School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 83 students
    6.3 miles
    4040 N 108th Street
    Omaha, NE 68164
    (402)493-2550
    6.3 K-8
    83

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