Sacred Heart Cathedral School

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.

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

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1916

Student Body

Total Students186 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart Cathedral School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,500
Tuition NotesTuition assistance available based on income and/or being a practicing Catholic.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,800
Admissions DirectorChad Meitner
Admissions AssociateGwen Schulte


Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
DanceDrill Team,
FootballTrack and Field,


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.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Sacred Heart Cathedral School is Calvary Christian Academy (49.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is St. Dominic Elementary School (47.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garden City
    Grades: PK-6 | 153 students
    47.9 miles
    617 J C St
    Garden City, KS 67846
    (620) 276-8981
    47.9 PK-6
  • Ness City
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 63 students
    48.3 miles
    510 S School St
    Ness City, KS 67560
    (785) 798-3530
    48.3 PK-8
  • Garden City
    Grades: PK-6 | 73 students
    48.5 miles
    1404 E. Mary
    Garden City, KS 67846
    (620) 275-2816
    48.5 PK-6
  • Garden City
    High Plains Christian School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: 1-8 | 18 students
    48.5 miles
    2710 N Fleming St
    Garden City, KS 67846
    (620) 275-9356
    48.5 1-8
  • Sublette
    Grades: K-9 | 16 students
    49.2 miles
    601 N Inman St
    Sublette, KS 67877
    (620) 675-2020
    49.2 K-9

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