SHG is recognized by the American College Testing`s research report for proving "that core courses can be made rigorous and that rigorous content can be effectively taught to students." At SHG, each student is assisted to achieve a level of academic excellence commensurate with his/her ability.
"Sacred Heart-Griffin is a Catholic, Dominican high school that welcomes a diverse student population to pursue academic excellence in a community of faith.".

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 499 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,650
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Sacred Heart Griffin High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1895
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
499 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Sacred Heart Griffin High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
24 students
Number of AP Courses
12 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Comparative Government/Politics, English III, English IV, European History, Physics, Psychology, U.S. Government and Politics, U.S. History, World History
Average ACT score
24
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
polo shirt with logo and khaki pants or navy blue skirt

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Sacred Heart-Griffin High School utilizes a tiered tuition program.
Summer Program Cost
$225
% on Financial Aid
64%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,100

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Christmas Club, Cyclones for Life, Debate Club, F.I.R.E., FCA, French Club, French Honor Society, Gaming Club, German Club, International Student Organization, Key Club, Math Team, National Honor Society, O.P. Teen, Poetry Club, Reading club, Scholastic Bowl, Science Olympiad, Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society, Spectrum Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, W.Y.S.E.

School Notes

  • SHG is recognized by the American College Testing`s research report for proving "that core courses can be made rigorous and that rigorous content can be effectively taught to students." At SHG, each student is assisted to achieve a level of academic excellence commensurate with his/her ability. "Sacred Heart-Griffin is a Catholic, Dominican high school that welcomes a diverse student population to pursue academic excellence in a community of faith."
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Sacred Heart Griffin High School cost?

Sacred Heart Griffin High School's tuition is approximately $9,650 for private students and $225 for summer students.

What schools are Sacred Heart Griffin High School often compared to?

Sacred Heart Griffin High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lutheran High School by visitors of our site.

What sports does Sacred Heart Griffin High School offer?

Sacred Heart Griffin High School offers 16 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball and Wrestling. Sacred Heart Griffin High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for most sports offered.

What is Sacred Heart Griffin High School's ranking?

Sacred Heart Griffin High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Largest student body, Most sports offered, Most extracurriculars offered and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Sacred Heart Griffin High School?

The application deadline for Sacred Heart Griffin High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 499 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,650
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $8,040 for elementary schools and $12,847 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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