School Profile

General:
Head of School:
Yvonne Sandoz Adler, Ph.D.
Admission:
Inquiry:
Submit an Inquiry Form.
Application:
Download an application for the Academy here
Download an application for Berchmans Academy here
Application Fee:
$100 (Additional fee for international students)
Time to Apply:
Schools of the Sacred Heart follow rolling admissions
Tuition:
2018-2019
PreK 3 – PreK 4:  $11,000
Kindergarten: $11,900
First Grade: $12,900
Second – Fourth Grades: $13,875
Fifth – Seventh Grades: $14,980
Eighth – Twelfth Grades: $16,145
Financial Aid:
Available to qualifying families.
FAST application required.
Profile:
Population:
Academy of the Sacred Heart – All girls
256 students
Diversity: 13%
Catholic: 84%
Berchmans Academy of the Sacred Heart – All boys
121 students
Diversity: 7%
Catholic: 84%
Church Affiliation:
Independent Catholic
(Students of all religions welcome)
Faculty/Staff:
110 Faculty/Staff Members
58 Teaching Faculty
53% Faculty/Staff Members with Sacred Heart more than 5 years
44% Teachers with Advanced Degrees
Hours:
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Extended Day:
After school care available.
Physical Facility:
Lower School Buildings with science and computer labs, Upper School buildings with science and computer labs, athletic fields, gymnasium, dining room, chapel, stage for drama and musical presentations, playgrounds; additional land purchased for future expansion.
Uniforms:
Daily and formal uniform
Meals:
Provided by SAGE dining.
Accreditations:
Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS), AdvancED, formerly Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), Louisiana Association of Independent Schools (LAIS)
Affiliations:
Network of Sacred Heart Schools in the United States & Canada
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Curriculum:
PreK 3 to Seventh:
Eighth to Twelfth:
Religion, Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Foreign Language, Fine Arts, Computer, and Physical Education

English, Western Civilization, US History, World History, Civics, Government, Physical Science, Environmental Science, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Anatomy, Physiology, Math, Advanced Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Theology, French, Spanish, Fine Arts, and Health & Physical Education

Graduation Requirements:
A Sacred Heart twelfth grader must successfully complete the approved curriculum by achieving passing grades in all subject areas, fulfilling all service requirements.
Grading Scale:
A 90-100
B 80-89
C 70-79
D 65-69
F 64 and below