Sacred Heart School fosters the religious, academic, and social development of every child, recognizing that knowledge enlightened by faith and realized through service is at the heart of Catholic education.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 144 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Sacred Heart Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded
1878
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
144 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Sacred Heart Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size
17 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Navy/plaid scorts, navy slacks/shorts, Navy Jumper, white shirts, school logos available)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Music & Art

School Notes

  • Sacred Heart provides the following: Certified Computer Science Teacher Certified Guidance Counselor Daily PE Classes Hot Lunches Extended Day Before & After School Care Jr. Beta Club Student Council Teacher with aide in 3K, 4K and 5K Jump Rope for Heart National Spelling Bee National Geography Bee Math-A-Thon Reading Program Zaner-Bloser Handwriting Contest Music Program Accelerated Reader Program (K through 6th Grades) Archery program Other activities include: German Festival Legacy Gala Fun Run Field TripsSacred

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 144 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $7,452 for elementary schools and $7,933 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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