Sacred Heart Academy

  • Sacred Heart Academy, an Ursuline Campus School, is a Catholic, college preparatory, girls' high school.
  • Faithful to the mission of the Ursuline Sisters, Sacred Heart Academy educates the whole person by fostering Christian values, personal integrity, and responsible leadership in a supportive learning community committed to academic excellence.
  • Sacred Heart Academy is a Catholic high school community that respects and fosters human dignity and freedom and accepts the capacity of each person to know and to love.
  • Sacred Heart Academy seeks to transmit Christian values that challenge students to contribute to life through genuine love for and responsibility to God, self, and others.
  • The school provides a specifically Catholic education that encourages respect for other religious traditions and beliefs.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students842 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville
    Mercy Academy
    Mercy Academy Photo - Mercy offers 14 sports over three seasons for our girls to participate in. Many have try-outs and some are no-cut teams. We also offer intramural sports. Our volleyball team finished the 2008 season as state champions and ranked in the top 3 in the nation.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 521 students
    5.8 miles
    5801 Fegenbush Ln
    Louisville, KY 40228
    (502) 671-2010
    5.8 9-12
    521
  • Louisville
     Assumption High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 877 students
    2.2 miles
    2170 Tyler Ln
    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502) 458-9551
    2.2 9-12
    877
  • Louisville
    Presentation Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 226 students
    4.7 miles
    861 S 4th St
    Louisville, KY 40203
    (502) 583-5935
    4.7 9-12
    226
  • Louisville
    Grades: K-12 | 167 students
    13.9 miles
    5515 Johnsontown Road
    Louisville, KY 40272
    (502) 937-3516
    13.9 K-12
    167
  • Louisville
    Sacred Heart Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-K | 167 students
    0.2 miles
    3105 Lexington Road
    Louisville, KY 40206
    (502) 896-3941
    0.2 NS-K
    167

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The average private school tuition in Louisville, KY is $9,524 for elementary schools and $10,539 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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