Sacred Heart School

  • Sacred Heart School provides outstanding educational opportunities for children in grades kindergarten through eight.
  • A breakfast program and after-care are available to assist busy families.
  • The school is administered by the Sisters of Charity, who have long been recognized as educational leaders who promote both academic excellence and strong moral values.
  • Sacred Heart School is one of an elite group of elementary schools accredited by the Middle States Commission on Elementary Schools, which ensures that member schools provide the highest quality education to their students.
  • We consider it our mission to ensure that each of our children is provided with a sound educational foundation, a positive self-esteem, and the experiences needed to attain some integration of the scholastic, religious, moral and human entities needed to continue the learning process.
  • As believers in Gospel values, we hope to reflect God's love, a respect for the uniqueness and dignity of each child and one another, and an appreciation for learning which will inspire a desire for the continued learning process.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students269 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jersey City
    Grades: PK-8 | 434 students
    2.5 miles
    1 McWilliams Place
    Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (201) 533-1910
    2.5 PK-8
  • Jersey City
    Grades: PK-8 | 276 students
    2.1 miles
    509 Pavonia Ave
    Jersey City, NJ 07306
    (201) 653-0128
    2.1 PK-8
  • Jersey City
    Grades: PK-8 | 205 students
    2.9 miles
    118 Ferry St
    Jersey City, NJ 07307
    (201) 659-5948
    2.9 PK-8
  • Hoboken
    Grades: PK-8 | 339 students
    3.6 miles
    555 7th St
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    (201) 963-9535
    3.6 PK-8
  • Hoboken
    Grades: PK-8 | 255 students
    3.6 miles
    422 Willow Ave
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    (201) 653-5548
    3.6 PK-8

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The average private school tuition in New Jersey is $9,552 for elementary schools and $18,653 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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