For over 110 years, Sacred Hearts Academy has developed girls through its educational and extra-curricular programs and ways of teaching focused on what helps girls advance and thrive. Sacred Hearts Academy is where girls who aspire, become women who inspire.
The Academy's girl-focused academic curriculum and unique, extended-learning programs are tailored to how girls learn best. Each learning experience - whether in a classroom or on a stage or a field - is intentionally structured to develop each student's strengths and aspirations while fostering a culture of confidence and empowerment.
Sacred Hearts Academy is a Catholic independent college preparatory school for girls in preschool through twelfth grade, the Academy provides an outstanding quality education for young girls. Caring and professional teachers, small classes, a rich and varied curriculum and lively, enthusiastic students make the Academy special.
Sacred Hearts Academy focuses on character and values, cooperation, mutual respect, peaceful resolution of conflict and service.
Our school is a place where young women learn to listen, question, challenge, probe and gain the knowledge and confidence that will allow them to think for themselves and make good decisions.
We believe that excellence in education enables students to value themselves as individuals, while at the same time prepares them to participate with confidence in a complex and changing society.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked HI School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 655 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 28 / rolling

School News

  • ACADEMY, Educating Girls to Change the World - 08/01/2020
    Sacred Hearts Academy provides girls and young women an exceptional education, the experience of God`s compassionate love revealed in the Hearts of Jesus and Mary, and the inspiration to become ...moreleaders for their communities and the world. hide

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1909
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
655 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
85%
State avg.: 72%
Students by Grade
Sacred Hearts Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Economics, AP Japanese, AP Literature & Composition, AP Physics, AP Spanish, AP US Government & Politics, AP US History
Average SAT score
1099
Average ACT score
23
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Friday Attire/Khaki Shorts/Polo Shirt)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 28 / rolling
Tuition Notes
Base Tuition*: 2021-2022 (Excluding Fees)Preschool thru 6: $12,631 Grade 7 thru 8: $14,665 Grade 9 thru 12: $17,146*Annual, Semester or Monthly Payment Plans Available.
% on Financial Aid
44%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Darian Padilla
Admissions Associate
Tiffany Kiyabu Nishimura

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
29 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
"S" Club (Soroptimist Club), Big Brother Big Sisters, Bookies & Cookies, Chess Club, Club Med, Cyber Lancers, Digital Media Club, Fit808, Girls Got Grit Mentorship Program, Girls Who Code, Go Green Club, Interact Club, International Club, Junior Reserve Officer Training Cade (JROTC), Korean Club (K-Club), Leo Club, Library Club, Living In Faith Experience (LIFE), Math Counts, Mu Kappa (Math Club), Na Leo Ho'onani Liturgical Corps, National Honor Society (NHS), Outreach Unity & Renewal Club (OUR), Pacific Asian Affairs Council (PAAC), Robotics Club, Sacred Hearts Academy Speech & Debate Association (SHASDA), Speech Club, Yoga Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sailing Club

School Notes

  • For over 110 years, Sacred Hearts Academy has developed girls through its educational and extra-curricular programs and ways of teaching focused on what helps girls advance and thrive. Sacred Hearts Academy is where girls who aspire, become women who inspire.
  • The Academy's girl-focused academic curriculum and unique, extended-learning programs are tailored to how girls learn best. Each learning experience - whether in a classroom or on a stage or a field - is intentionally structured to develop each student's strengths and aspirations while fostering a culture of confidence and empowerment.
  • Sacred Hearts Academy is a Catholic independent college preparatory school for girls in preschool through twelfth grade, the Academy provides an outstanding quality education for young girls. Caring and professional teachers, small classes, a rich and varied curriculum and lively, enthusiastic students make the Academy special.
  • Sacred Hearts Academy focuses on character and values, cooperation, mutual respect, peaceful resolution of conflict and service.
  • Our school is a place where young women learn to listen, question, challenge, probe and gain the knowledge and confidence that will allow them to think for themselves and make good decisions.
  • We believe that excellence in education enables students to value themselves as individuals, while at the same time prepares them to participate with confidence in a complex and changing society.
Profile last updated: 08/25/2021

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked HI School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 655 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 28 / rolling

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