Sacred Heart School
5.00 (4 reviews)
Tel: (201) 939-4277
- Sacred Heart School is accredited by The Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and belongs to the Archdiocese of Newark's system of schools.
- Our mission is to educate, motivate instill Catholic values,and celebrate individual excellence for a strong, Christian future.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||391 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||20:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$4,600|
|Tuition Notes||The Inner City Scholarship fund is available|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Linda Durocher|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Golf, Paddle Tennis, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketball, Bowling,|
Paddle Tennis, Tennis,
Track and Field
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||11 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Golf Lessons, National Junior Honor Society, Student Leadership Council, Tennis Lessons, The Little Shakespeare Program, Yearbook|
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Blockschool(logos & robotics), Chess club
Arts and Music Programs:
Recreational Athletic Programs:
- *Pk 3 & PK4 programs are availble, both full days and half days * Full day kindergarten * State certified teachers on all levels * Religion taught daily * Curriculum in line with NJ State Standards * Before and After Care available * School uniforms are worn * Extracurricular activities * Summer camp
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Rutherford Grades: PK-8 | 172 students
72 Chestnut St
Rutherford, NJ 07070
(201) 933-8410 1.6 PK-8
- Hasbrouck Heights Grades: PK-8 | 442 students
215 Kipp Avenue
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604
(201) 288-0614 4.4 PK-8
- Bloomfield Grades: NS-8 | 272 students
50 Byrd Ave
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 338-8505 3.5 NS-8
This is from one of the students views. I think Sacred Heart is a great school! The teachers are nice, and most of them have a BIG sense of humor! In grades 5-8 we do safe science labs, in 4th we did some projects, and I've learned ALOT from this school. I look forward to seeing the school get more students in the future. The only downside is the fact that we ACTUALLY do work! Parents, that's big. I've learned a lot in reading, math, writing, science, Social Studies, and the specials! I totally recommend this school, and that's from a students view.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Gianna
This school is really not just a school, rather, there is a sense of community and family here. As parents we are very satisfied with the academics, the support, and the extra curricular activities. We transferred out child from a public school to Sacred Heart School, and the only regret we have is for not doing it sooner.
- Posted by Parent - NBW Very satisfied parents and child
This is our 3rd year as part of the Sacred Heart School family. I say family because that is the environment that in which the school portrays. Most of the staff is friendly and professional and all of them care about the students, thats whats most important. The staff implements moral values, religion, and respect as part of the education requirements. I just can't say enough about the staff and the curriculum. In kindergarten my son was learning how to count money, addition, reading, writing, science, and anatomy. Sacred Heart is incomparable to any public school in the entire area.
- Posted by Parent - drce6
I have gone to sacred heart school all my life, and not only has it prepared me for the future it has made me socially active,friendly and since the environment is so amazing it has made me a kinder and stronger person today. Go shs!!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - tigge
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