School Profile

General:
Head of School:
Dr. 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:
2016-2017
PreK 3:  $10,425
PreK 4:  $11,450
Kindergarten: $11,650
First Grade-Second Grade: $13,150
Third Grade: $13,375
Fourth Grade: $13,425
Fifth Grade: $13,875
Sixth Grade: $14,275
Seventh Grade-Eighth Grade: $14,775
Ninth Grade-Eleventh Grade: $15,500
Twelfth Grade: $15,750
Financial Aid:
Available to qualifying families.
FAST application required.
Profile:
Population:
Academy of the Sacred Heart – All girls
308 students
Diversity: 16%
Catholic: 84%
Berchmans Academy of the Sacred Heart – All boys
158 students
Diversity: 16%
Catholic: 84%
Church Affiliation:
Independent Catholic
(Students of all religions welcome)
Faculty/Staff:
94 Faculty/Staff Members
62 Teaching Faculty
51% Faculty/Staff Members with Sacred Heart more than 5 years
31% 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 Sixth:
Seventh 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