Sacred Heart School
Tel: (515) 223-1284
- Sacred Heart School is a a faith-based school with excellent academic standards located in West Des Moines, Iowa.
- We believe as parents, you are the primary educators of your children and that we are partners with parents in the educational process.
- We strive to provide a warm, caring environment where children will be challenged to learn the essential curriculum regardless of learning rate or style.
- Sacred Heart School is a great place to grow academically, spiritually, and socially.
- Building on the foundation of Catholic values established in the home, Sacred Heart provides further development in spiritual growth and moral character.
- We believe in educating the whole child by integrating strong curriculum and instruction and by teaching religious principles in everyday learning.
- We integrate faith and values into all that we do.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
National Association for the Education of Young Children
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||601 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 14%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||29 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||21:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- West Des Moines Grades: K-8 | 638 students
7075 Ashworth Rd
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515) 457-7167 4.2 K-8
- Des Moines Grades: NS-8 | 297 students
701 Wall Ave
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 285-3349 6.2 NS-8
- Des Moines Grades: PK-8 | 246 students
1265 E 9th St
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515) 262-8025 6.3 PK-8
- Des Moines Grades: PK-8 | 290 students
4320 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50312
(515) 279-5947 2.5 PK-8
- West Des Moines Grades: NS-8 | 121 students
1119 5th St
West Des Moines, IA 50265
(515) 255-0220 1 NS-8
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