Advertisement
Advertisement

No rating

GreatSchools Rating

Sacred Heart High School

Private | 9-12 | 203 students

 

Be sure to visit

Take along one of
our checklists:

 

Living in Vineland

Situated in a suburban neighborhood. The median home value is $130,000. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,030.

Source: Sperling's Best Places
 
Last modified
Community Rating

3 stars


Teacher quality

Principal leadership

Parent involvement

Rate this school

Click on stars to rate
Please select a star rating for this school.
    Helpful reviews answer questions:
  • What do you think others should know?
  • What do you like?
  • How could your school improve?
    Review Guidelines
    GreatSchools won’t post reviews that contain:
  • Inappropriate language
  • Allegations of criminal conduct
  • Names of students, teachers or staff
1200 characters remaining
Please read and accept our Terms of Use to join GreatSchools.
Please indicate your relationship to the school.
Registration is required to post your anonymous review
We will not display your name, photo or email address with your review.
OR
Your email address will never be published or shared.
Indicates a required field

11 reviews of this school


Sort by:
Show reviews by:
Posted May 18, 2010

As a parent of a student who graduated from SHHS, I have high praise for this school. They provided an excellent education delivered by a dedicated, caring faculty. The family atmosphere provided comfort and safety. Extra curricular activities are also well run and exemplary. My student was accepted and is attending a highly ranked college and was well prepared. It is worth every dollar of tuition and more.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 26, 2010

I am completing college with a degree in teaching. I was prepared academically, developed good work ethic and became a positive leader in my university. Sacred Heart gave me all the academic tools, but must of all instilled a strong sense of conviction with solid morals and values. I am proud to say that I graduated from Sacred Heart.
—Submitted by a student


Posted July 15, 2008

Parents are cut off from the days when the Sr of St Joseph ran it. It is run with secrecy, easy money and violation of trust. Tuition is higher and parent input is nill. Quality of Education is lacking.....
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 26, 2008

I am a former Sacred Heart student and I know theat the teachers are far below state standards. The small school atmosphere can be nice. That does not however make the teachers any better. Most of these 'teachers' use busy work and other lazy methods to do their job for them. A few teachers in the higer level maths and sciences who are infact good. The only thing that makes this school catholic is the fact that you go to church every month or so, you say prayers, and are alowed to use the word God.
—Submitted by a student


Posted March 11, 2008

This school is an excellent academic choice for a child who wants to have a total educational experience in high school. The small size allows for ample opportunities for individual academic attention and participationin extracurricular activities and athletics. In addition the curriculum allows the students to get into some of the best colleges in the country. My son was a graduate of this school, has made the Dean's list and is competing in NCAA athletics. This school helped to lay the foundation for him to succeed in college.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 5, 2008

This school is an excellent choice for your child. My daughter was a graduate and had a tremendously positive experience. The academics provided her with the opportunity to achieve her goals and ultimately admitted to an upper level college. The athletics and extracurricular activities are well run and tremendous. The family atmosphere was comforting. The teachers were excellent and contrary to an earlier review, there is no lack of control in the classroom. Quite the contrary, if you walk the halls during classes (which I have on numerous occasions), there is an extreme sense of stability and control. Unfortunately, there is always an individual who has a personal vendetta and their review presents a distorted view of the school. Don t let one student or parent deter you from an ultimately excellent education.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 29, 2008

This school is the wrong school for your child. All of the teachers cannot keep their classrooms under control. A high dissappointment in education too.
—Submitted by a student


Posted September 7, 2005

Quality academic programs, High Level of parent involvement.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 13, 2005

As a former student of this school, I know exactly what happens and how situations are handled. There are a few teachers that meet state standards and are great in the classroom. They help students and teach the course properly. As for others, they are unsatisfactory. Most of them do not how to control their classes' antics and do not know how to teach a subject, at all! The faculty preaches to parents and guardians that the school is a family/home like atmosphere with Christian values at heart. Family? Christian?! The only thing Christian about this school are the textbooks and the cruxifixes on the walls.
—Submitted by a former student


Posted February 23, 2004

I have had a son and daughter graduate from Sacred Heart High School. They are both focused and disciplined in their work habits. They always had alot of homework and studying and this helped them when they got to college. The personal attention they got from their teachers was invaluable. It really seemed to me that all students had access to the faculty and staff at all times.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 9, 2003

My daughter is a graduate from Sacred Heart High School class of 2000. The school prepared her with an excellent education and leadership skills which prepared her for college. I would highly recommend this school.
—Submitted by a parent


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

We currently do not have any test score information for this school. Unlike public schools, private schools are not always required to report data about their schools or not required to take the same tests as public schools. Many private schools take different standardized tests; however, that information is often made available only to families of enrolled students. We strive to acquire additional private school data whenever available.

What is the GreatSchools Rating?

The GreatSchools rating is a simple tool for parents to compare schools based on test scores, student academic growth, and college readiness. It compares schools across the state, where the highest rated schools in the state are designated as “Above Average” and the lowest “Below Average.” It is designed to be a starting point to help parents make baseline comparisons. We always advise parents to visit the school and consider other information on school performance and programs, as well as consider their child's and family's needs as part of the school selection process.

 
 

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

Unfortunately, this school doesn't have sufficient data to generate an academic rating.

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 80% 51%
Hispanic 10% 22%
Black 4% 16%
Two or more races 3% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 9%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Oops! We currently do not have any teacher information for this school. We rely on the state Department of Education, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), and in some cases school administrators such as registrars and principals for this data.

What makes a great teacher? Study after study shows the single most important factor determining the quality of the education a child receives is the quality of his teacher. Here are some characteristics to look for »

Let your school shine!

School leaders: Help your school shine on GreatSchools
by verifying community responses, adding program highlights
and more! Get started »

Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)

School facilities
  • Computer lab
School leaders can update this information here.

Let your school shine!

School leaders: Help your school shine on GreatSchools
by verifying community responses, adding program highlights
and more! Get started »

School basics

Gender
  • Coed
Affiliation
  • Roman catholic
Associations
  • NCEA
Fax number
  • (856) 563-1644

Programs

Specific academic themes or areas of focus

Don't understand these terms?
  • Religious

Resources

School facilities
  • Computer lab
  • Library
Partnerships with local resources and organizations
  • Diocese of Camden
School leaders can update this information here.

Upcoming Events

No upcoming events found for this school
Searching for school events...
Date
Title
  • {{date}}
    {{title}}
Export calendar
Outlook.com
Microsoft Outlook
iCal Format
Google Calendar
Print Calendar
Uploading, please wait...
POWERED BY
Tandem

Apply

 

TIP: Don't forget to ask about documents required for enrollment, such as your child's birth certificate, proof of address, or a record of immunizations.

 
Apply now
Notice an inaccuracy? Let us know!

15 North East Avenue
Vineland, NJ 08360
Website: Click here
Phone: (856) 691-4491

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Compare this school
to nearby schools

Compare schools »

Compare

Add this school to compare

Nearby schools





Vineland High
Vineland, NJ



ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT