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Sacred Heart H. S. Photo #1 - Sacred Heart High School
Sacred Heart High School is a vibrant, dynamic, co-educational, Catholic community, established in 1922.
Its student body reflects the rich ethnic diversity of the city of Waterbury and its surrounding area.
We have a proud tradition of empowering our students to reach their spiritual, intellectual and physical potential through our academic, technological, athletic and extra-curricular programs.
We foster an atmosphere to produce young adults who value themselves and who are of value to their families and their local and global communities.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CT School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 352 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,000
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Sacred Heart H. S. ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Connecticut for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1922

Student Body

Total Students
352 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Sacred Heart H. S. Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Calculus, English III, English IV, Physics, Post University Management, Post University Marketing, U.S. History, UConn Political Science
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniforms can be purchased at Dennis Uniform on Wolcott Rd. in Waterbury, CT. Brown or Black shoes, no sneakers or open toe shoes; boys must wear belts. Additional uniform items may be purchased in our school store. )

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Enrollment and Registration Deposits, as well as books are included in our Total Tuition.
% on Financial Aid
75%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,500
Admissions Director
Kathryn Van Stone
Admissions Associate
Erin Laferriere

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Art Club, International Club, Intramural Sports, JETS - Math Team, National Honor Society, Photography Club, Student Council, Superfans, Yearbook

School Notes

  • Sacred Heart High School is a vibrant, dynamic, co-educational, Catholic community, established in 1922. Its student body reflects the rich ethnic diversity of the city of Waterbury and its surrounding area. We have a proud tradition of empowering our students to reach their spiritual, intellectual and physical potential through our academic, technological, athletic and extra-curricular programs. We foster an atmosphere to produce young adults who value themselves and who are of value to their families and their local and global communities.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CT School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 352 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,000
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in New Haven County, CT is $18,585 for elementary schools and $32,001 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Haven County, CT is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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