Woodlands Academy Of The Sacred Heart

  • Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart, founded in 1858, is an independent, Catholic, boarding and day, college preparatory school for young women, grades 9-12, who wish to pursue a course of study committed to academic excellence within the context of a faith-based community.
  • As a member of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools in the United States, Woodlands Academy commits itself to educate to a personal and active faith in God; a deep respect for intellectual values; a social awareness which impels to action; the building of community as a Christian value; and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students145 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Woodlands Academy Of The Sacred Heart Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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