Sacred Heart Elementary School

  • At Sacred Heart Elementary School, we offer each student the opportunity to explore and appreciate the presence of God in his everyday life by stressing the discipline of reason, the exhilaration of inquiry, and the art of effective communication.
  • We communicate the truths of our Catholic faith based on a growing knowledge of the person of Jesus Christ.
  • We challenge our students in exciting and innovative ways to seek knowledge for its own sake, to develop critical-thinking and problem-solving strategies, and to appreciate the role of technology in their daily learning.
  • We impart an intellectual and a spiritual framework from which our students can draw strength to promote positive social change.
  • We recognize and celebrate our varied multicultural and socioeconomic environment that brings diversity and unity to all of our lives.
  • We guide our students to develop into well-rounded, responsible, and caring individuals with an informed moral conscience based on the Word of God.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1944

Student Body

Total Students217 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeSacred Heart Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
79%
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Average Financial Aid Grant$600
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, CheeringBasketballCheering,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Math, Robotics, Writing Group

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Society, Drama

School Notes

  • At Sacred Heart Elementary School, we offer each student the opportunity to explore and appreciate the presence of God in his everyday life by stressing the discipline of reason, the exhilaration of inquiry, and the art of effective communication. We communicate the truths of our Catholic faith based on a growing knowledge of the person of Jesus Christ. We challenge our students in exciting and innovative ways to seek knowledge for its own sake, to develop critical-thinking and problem-solving strategies, and to appreciate the role of technology in their daily learning. We impart an intellectual and a spiritual framework from which our students can draw strength to promote positive social change. We recognize and celebrate our varied multicultural and socioeconomic environment that brings diversity and unity to all of our lives. We guide our students to develop into well-rounded, responsible, and caring individuals with an informed moral conscience based on the Word of God.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2016

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