Excellence is Taught Here.  Faith.  Academics.  Service.  Since 1882.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 182 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Sacred Heart Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
All
Year Founded
1882

Student Body

Total Students
182 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade
Sacred Heart Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Various based on number of students and religious background
% on Financial Aid
50%
Admissions Director
Camile Denhard

Sports

School Reviews

5  
Our family has been a part of the Sacred Heart School family for many years. Most recently, we have been so impressed with the quality of teachers, curriculum, staff and parents. The students consistently have high achievement in standardized test scores as compared to peers. But as important, our children have grown and learned about the world from a perspective of discipline, self-control and reflection; and in a warm light of a Christian environment. There are several other reasons to love Sacred Heart including: solid sports supported by a long standing and very competitive conference which includes schools from the Triad area; an amazing campus with over 100 acres of farm, forest, rivers, hiking/walking trails, etc., that are far removed from the busy city environment, while still being a very convenient location; many clubs and groups that are too numerous to name, but include 4H, National Honors Society, Choir, Drama and many, many more. Finally, when we examine all the benefits of Sacred Heart and the cost benefit with its tuition being below other private schools, we feel very fortunate and grateful for this wonderful asset right here in Salisbury.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 182 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $9,075 for elementary schools and $10,133 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in North Carolina is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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