Our Lady of the Sacred Heart High School

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  • Our Lady of the Sacred Heart High School (OLSH) is a Catholic college preparatory school, educating and transforming young men and women in grades 9-12 in the Felician Franciscan tradition. Students at OLSH are well-prepared to find success in post-secondary studies, and alumni are leaders in a vast range of professions.
  • OLSH's family atmosphere fosters personal growth and its students are enriched with challenging courses, unique electives and activities, and comprehensive athletics and arts programs.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1932

Student Body

Total Students 352 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Our Lady of the Sacred Heart High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
74%
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Advanced Biology, Advanced Physics, AP British Literature, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Spanish, AP World History, Honors French IV (for college credit), Honors Spanish IV (for college credit), SCHOLAR World Literature,
Average SAT score 1130
Average ACT score 23
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms; ties for boys)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,500
Tuition Notes Fee: $500
% on Financial Aid
40%
Admissions Director Jessica Sellman '02
Admissions Associate Kelly Pontiere

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Character Alliance, Chorus, Christmas Play, Fall Play, Forensics (Speech & Debate), National Honor Society, Pep Band, SADD, Show Choir, Spring Musical, Student Ambassadors, Student Government Band, Chorus, Christmas Play, Fall Play, Pep Band, SADD, Show Choir, Spring Musical, Character Alliance,
Forensics (Speech & Debate),
National Honor Society,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Government,
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