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:
$150 (Additional fee for international students)
Time to Apply:
Berchmans Academy of the Sacred Heart follow rolling admissions
Tuition:
2019-2020
 

PreK 3 – PreK 4:  $7,700
Kindergarten: $12,260
First Grade: $13,290
Second – Fourth Grades: $14,290
Fifth – Seventh Grades: $15,430
Eighth – Twelfth Grades: $16,630

 

Financial Aid:
Available to qualifying families.
FAST application required.
Profile:
Population:
Academy of the Sacred Heart – All girls
206 students
Diversity: 13%
Catholic: 84%
Berchmans Academy of the Sacred Heart – All boys
142 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:
7:55 am – 3:00 pm (School Hours)

8:00 am – 4:00 pm (Administrative Office Hours)

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:
Yes

 

Meals:
Provided by SAGE dining.
Accreditations:
Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS) and AdvancED (Cognia)
Affiliations:

 

Network of Sacred Heart Schools in the United States & Canada
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS)
Louisiana Association of Independent Schools (LAIS)
National Coalition of Boys’ Schools
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
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 Berchmans Academy 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