Sacred Heart High School

  • In today`s media-saturated world, it is not easy for girls coming of age, to develop a healthy sense of self-worth, self-respect, and purpose while they are preparing for their futures.
  • In order to emerge from their teen years as strong, confident and happy young women, girls must first learn to believe in themselves and embrace their full potential.
  • At Sacred Heart, your daughters will develop the confidence, life skills, and judgement needed to succeed and build a bright future.
  • Sacred Heart will aid its young women in developing limitless power to control their lives and also prepare them to make positive contributions in the lives of others.
  • Our unique vision,"Empowering Tomorrow`s Catholic Woman", has been recognized with warm and positive feedback by students, parents, teachers, and the community.
  • The vision works to support our young women in their efforts to shatter obstacles that create barriers in equality, society, education, and the workplace.As we continue to fulfill our mission, we journey forward with our vision of "Empowering Tomorrow`s Catholic Woman".
  • It is with this vision that we embark upon the completion of our capital campaign to provide these young women the resources needed-physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually to destroy the societal stereotypes that hold women down.
  • We invite you to learn more about Sacred Heart High School,where amazing young women are empowered, unstoppable and prepared to take on the world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1907
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students260 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorWendy Navarro
Admissions AssociateJennifer Beltran


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • SHHS, a Catholic, college preparatory school, in the Dominican Tradition, embraces, empowers, and inspires young women to live in faith, truth and service.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lakewood
     St Joseph High School
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    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 565 students
    15.5 miles
    5825 Woodruff Ave
    Lakewood, CA 90713
    (562) 925-5073
    15.5 9-12
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: 6-12 | 742 students
    6.2 miles
    5515 Franklin Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90028
    (323) 461-3651
    6.2 6-12
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: 7-12 | 533 students
    6.6 miles
    250 S Rossmore Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90004
    (323) 935-1147
    6.6 7-12
  • Downey
    Grades: 9-12 | 440 students
    10.9 miles
    7851 Gardendale Street
    Downey, CA 90242
    (562) 861-2271
    10.9 9-12
  • La Canada Flintridge
    Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
    Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Photo - FSHA's cross country team on the field after the rain.
    All-girls  | Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
    7.8 miles
    440 St. Katherine Dr.
    La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011
    (626) 685-8333
    7.8 9-12

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