Sacred Heart School

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Sacred Heart School serves children in Young 5 Kindergarten through eighth grade.
The Baraga County Catholic Community operates the school and provides financial subsidies.
We serve the educational needs of children from many faith backgrounds.
Sacred Heart School has been accredited by the Michigan Nonpublic School Accrediting Association since 1992. Formation of faithful Christian citizens is the center of all we do; we promote virtue through direct instruction, modeling, and attendance at Mass three days per week.

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Sacred Heart School places among the top 20% of private schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1954

Student Body

Total Students56 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Sacred Heart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(black or khaki pants/skirts/shorts; red, white, or black polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,000
Tuition Notes Visit Sacred Heart School website for detailed tuition costs; financial aid available to all qualifying students regardless of religion
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorMrs. Christy Miron


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Football, VolleyballBasketballCheering,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
art and music, multiple free after-school programs

School Notes

  • Sacred Heart Catholic School`s mission is:  To serve families throughout Baraga and surrounding counties by offering a safe, faith-based, family environment with rigorous academic standards and formation in traditions and diversity.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school, elementary school and preschool to Sacred Heart School is Copper Country Christian School (22.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chassell
    Grades: PK-12 | 46 students
    22.3 miles
    20980 Broemer Rd
    Chassell, MI 49916
    (906) 487-1718
    22.3 PK-12
  • Iron River
    Grades: 1-12 | 9 students
    46.9 miles
    107 N 5th Avenue
    Iron River, MI 49935
    (906) 265-5034
    46.9 1-12
  • Marquette
    Grades: 5-8 | 87 students
    51.8 miles
    500 S. Fourth Street
    Marquette, MI 49855
    (906) 225-1129
    51.8 5-8
  • Marquette
    Grades: PK-8 | 128 students
    52 miles
    500 S. 4th St
    Marquette, MI 49855
    (906) 225-1129
    52 PK-8
  • Land O Lakes
    Conserve School
    Conserve School Photo - Reading and rowing in history class
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 10-11 | 60 students
    58.3 miles
    5400 N Black Oak Lake Road
    Land O Lakes, WI 54540
    (715) 547-1300
    58.3 10-11

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Sacred Heart School is great school for our children. It has a great faith based education system which will equip our children to be great moral and intellectual leaders in our society in a time when we are in great need. We have a wonderful, caring staff who treat our children like their own. It is like sending our children to school with their family. What more could you ask for.
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