Admissions

Guidelines for admission of students:

467810CB76E68057FF049A4EBF29F6B3_271884981. Younger siblings of presently enrolled students

2. Registered members of Sacred Heart Parish

3. Children of Sacred Heart graduates

4. Catholic families from parishes without a parish school

5. Other Catholic families with permission of their pastor

6. Non-Catholics if room is available

An admission test is given to all new students in grades K – 7. Potential pre-kindergarten students attend a visitation session with the teachers on the scheduled testing day for kindergarten through seventh grade. Students must be able to perform on or above grade level in order to be accepted. A fee will be charged for testing.

Age Requirements

Pre-Kindergarten:
Students must be four years of age by September 30 of the current school year and show the emotional, social and physical maturity of a 4-year-old.

Kindergarten:
Students must be five years of age by September 30 of the current school year

First Grade:
Students must be six years of age by September 30 of the current school year

Required Documentation (Pre-K – 8)

1. Copy of official birth certificate with full certificate number displayed

2. Copy of Baptismal certificate for Catholics

3. Copy of current health record

4. Copy of latest report card and standardized test scores (official transcipt) (transfer students)

5. Copy of social security card

6. Completed Diocesan transfer form, if applicable

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Admissions Timeline: Winter Open House

2017-2018
  • January 12, 2017:
    Winter Open House (9 a.m. until 1 p.m.)
  • January 28, 2017:
    Testing for prospective new students (8:30 a.m.); Kindergarten (assigned times); Pre-K Visitation Day (assigned times)
  • January 31-February 3:
    Week for mailing acceptance letters
  • February 17, 2017:
    Registration fees and all applicable paperwork due for new students
  • TBA: New Family Night (6 p.m.)

Early Admissions Timeline: Fall Open House

2017-2018
  • October 26, 2016:
    Fall Open House (9 a.m. until 1 p.m.)/Begin accepting applications for new students
  • November 5, 2016:
    Testing for prospective new students (8:30 a.m.); Kindergarten (assigned times); Pre-K Visitation Day (assigned times)
  • November 28-December 2:
    Week for mailing acceptance letters
  • January 6, 2017:
    Registration fees and all applicable paperwork due for new students (early admission)
  • TBA: New Family Night (6 p.m.)

Admissions Policy

Sacred Heart is a community of faith, which shares in the teaching mission of Christ as proclaimed by the Catholic Church. Its primary purpose is to create an environment permeated with the Gospel spirit of love and freedom. Sacred Heart School provides a holistic approach to the development of each child’s potential. The prominence of a religious atmosphere provides for the development of faith that is living, conscious and active.