Sacred Heart School

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  • Sacred Heart School has been a vibrant part of the fabric of the Catholic Church in Berks County since 1919.
  • Serving culturally diverse students from kindergarten through eighth grade, Sacred Heart School offers small classes in which students can grow spiritually, academically and socially in a Catholic environment.

School Overview

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 Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1919

Student Body

Total Students 173 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes See website for tuition information
% on Financial Aid
9%

School Notes

  • Sacred Heart School's experienced and highly talented professional faculty and staff strive to create an atmosphere in which students can develop their unique and individual talents and strengths.  Sacred Heart students traditionally exceed both state and national averages on standardized tests and a large number of our graduates place into Honors classes in high school.  
  • In the past 5 years, 70% of Sacred Heart Alumni graduated from Berks Catholic High School with a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA, 40% with a 3.5 or higher GPA and 100% were admitted to a 4 year college or university. 
  • Berks Catholic Class of 2015 Valedictorian was a Sacred Heart School Class of 2011 graduate!

Profile last updated: 02/11/2016

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