Sacred Heart Cathedral School seeks to provide a Catholic learning environment conducive to educating the whole child spiritually, intellectual, psychological, socially and physically.
Sacred Heart Cathedral School serves Catholic elementary school children of Dodge City in grades pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.
Shared involvement among students, teachers, parents, parishioners, and community leaders are key to the school's mission and success. Students of all faiths are welcome.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked KS School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 186 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Sacred Heart Cathedral School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1916

Student Body

Total Students
186 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
54%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
Sacred Heart Cathedral School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
14%
Average Class Size
17 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition assistance available based on income and/or being a practicing Catholic.
% on Financial Aid
85%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,800
Admissions Director
Chad Meitner
Admissions Associate
Gwen Schulte

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Quiz Bowl

School Notes

  • Sacred Heart draws on the wealth of its Catholic and cultural heritage to offer a program of quality education which combines intellectual achievement with progress in the knowledge, love and service of God and neighbor.
  • All available resources are utilized to challenge the gifted and to supply the needs of children with learning disabilities and emotional problems.
  • Sacred Heart Cathedral School mission is to encourage individual growth and common success in an atmosphere of shared faith and love for one another.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked KS School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 186 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Kansas is $6,993 for elementary schools and $10,608 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kansas is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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