Sacred Heart is a Catholic elementary school that serves children in grades Pre-K - 8 in North Mississippi. Founded in 1947, we offer students opportunities for spiritual growth and faith building in the tradition of the Catholic Church, while respectful of each child's own faith tradition. Our program includes classroom instruction, service learning, prayer and worship experience.
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Sacred Heart School is accredited by the Mississippi Department of Education, Advanced, and the National Catholic Education Association. All of our teachers are fully licensed. Our curriculum is based on national benchmarks and standards assessed by the nationally normed ACT Aspire. Sacred Heart School teaches a love for learning and provides students with the tools necessary to realize their full intellectual potential.
Sacred Heart SChool was recognized in the Spring of 2017 as one of three schools in the United States for our strong Catholic Identity programs. Sacred Heart School is Catholic environment dedicated to developing young people whose actions reflect knowledge, respect, and integrity. We provide a comprehensive faith formation program for our students, staff, and families. Our students participate in daily religious class, monthly service learning projects, weekly celebration of Mass, and Advent and Lent Penance Services. Our middle school students participate in two retreats a year provided by the NET Ministries. Staff participate in four retreats during the academic year. Our fathers have created a Catholic Dad's Group to support fathers in their spiritual development and guidance of their children.
Sacred Heart School attempts to provide a variety of enrichment opportunities for our students. We offer technology instruction and Spanish instruction for students in PK - 8th grades. All of our students have an opportunity to participate in sports through our Athletic All of our students may register to participate in special programs managed through our Aftercare Program including, Karate Class, Art Class, Lego Club, and ballet and gymnastics. Department. Our middle school students have to opportunity to participate in our fine arts program which includes, choir, band, and drama. They also have several academic teams including Robot Club, Math Team, and Knowledge Bowl. Special school day art classes are available for middle school students.