Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Mr. Thomas Pulchny
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
STEM
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Sacred Heart School focuses on educating the whole child and building character through Catholic faith, service, and academic excellence. Our students learn through a variety of enriching experiences that build the social, leadership, and character skills necessary for success in Pre-Kindergarten and beyond.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Visual arts
World languages
Writing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Drama
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Natural area
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

Dig deeper


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 69% 26%
Two or more races 20% 3%
Hispanic 6% 52%
Asian or Pacific Islander 5% 11%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Black 0% 6%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: PE classes
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
6
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Basketball
PE classes
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
PE classes
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Community service
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Robotics club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Village Preschool
  Saratoga Presbyterian Preschool
  Primary Plus
Students typically continue on to these schools Bellarmine College Preparatory School
  St. Francis High School
  Mitty High School
Parent involvement details Sacred Heart has a strong parent volunteer community. School requires 30 hours of parent volunteer time per year. Parents enroll in multiple opportunities through our school portal.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying Our excellent teacher to student ratio, our small school size and our Catholic values allow for immediate intervention. Additionally programs such as the One Heart Family program with teams of students from multiple grades, allow the students to address subjects such as bullying prevention and action.

Awards

Academic award Robotics participation World Championship award
Year received 2016

Teachers

5
Staff
including: Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Staff Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Staff details Certified many with post graduate degrees. Nurturing, caring faculty and staff.

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Diocese of San Jose

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details 1. Visit our website to download an application package. 2. Submit the application form, documentation requested and $50 application fee 3. Students will be required to take a an entrance exam 4. Deliver the Teacher Recommendation Letter by mail.
Learn more School.sacredheartsaratoga.org
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Recommendations
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application submission begins 10/01/2015
Application deadline 02/08/2016
Application fee amount $50
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $9000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012