Founded in 1946, Sacred Heart Academy is an independent, Catholic preparatory day school for qualified young women in grades nine through twelve.
Sacred Heart will open its doors to prospective students and their families on
Sunday, October 16, 2016 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at our Annual Open House.
VISIT OUR CAMPUS AND ENJOY STUDENT PERFORMANCES AND REFRESHMENTS
. Learn about academics, spiritual life, guidance, and co-curricular activities
. See students at work in 5 science labs, including new physics and molecular science labs
. Observe students and faculty integrate technology in learning
. Find out about orchestra, chorus, drama, media production, and athletic programs
. Discover an environment that nurtures intellectual curiosity in a supportive community
| “Sacred Heart Academy was the best decision I've ever made, for my academic as well as
my personal growth. So many teachers, advisors, and friends at Sacred Heart care about
me and point me in the right direction for my future."
— Isabella Siegel, SHA ’15, Haverford College ’19
Open House is designed to give prospective families a feel for the spirit and focus of the Academy and encourages visitors to spend the day as they choose. Student guided tours are offered throughout the afternoon with time allowed for areas of particular interest. Administrators, faculty and staff, students, current parents, and alumnae will be on hand to meet and greet and answer questions. Activities, presentations, and exhibits representing all facets of the Academy will be offered. Visitors will have an opportunity to learn about the challenging academic program and co-curricular activities, observe students and teachers using the latest technology, preview the upcoming performance of Disney's The Little Mermaid, see cutting edge research in the state of the art molecular science, chemistry, physics and biology laboratories, and experience the orchestra and concert choir. Information on transportation, financial aid, athletics, and college placement will also be available.
All are welcome to attend the Open House; seventh and eighth graders and their parents are particularly encouraged to attend to imagine their future at Sacred Heart. It is not necessary to call in advance. For further information about Open House, admissions process, or to make an appointment for an interview or shadow day visit, contact Elaine Lamboley, Director of Admission, 203-288-2309, x307.