Welcome From the Principal

People tell us we are the "best kept secret in Troy!" Our first class graduated in 1927, and Sacred Heart School has been ever growing and changing since then. The brick and mortar of our large building, in many ways, represents the solid, Christian, academic foundation that our students receive here. Our curriculum is aligned with the Common Core Standards that are in place throughout our country. In addition to the rigor of Common Core, all children receive instruction in Spanish, Music, Technology, Physical Education and Art. Our teachers are dedicated to the ministry of teaching young children, while also instilling the importance of good character, service to others and values. We invite you to call for a personal tour of our "great school with a big heart!"

Recent News Stories

Special Note and June Newsletter Packet

*It is important to note that kindergarten teacher Donna Engleke was awarded Mathletics Top Math Results Award at yesterday’s morning assembly.

*June’s Newsletter, Calendar and Lunch Menu are now available:

June 2016 Newsletter

June 2016 School Calendar

June Lunch Menu 2016

 

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Classroom Buddies Helped Drama Club:

Sacred Heart School’s Pre K and Sixth Graders Had Us Tied in Knots!

The Pre K and sixth grade “classroom buddies” of Sacred Heart School filled the school hallway as they collaboratively tied knots in green felt strips for the scenery and dragon which were used in our recent play, “Shrek Jr. the Musical”.

Hundreds of knots created the hanging shrubbery and the tops of trees used in the core scenery. The working dragon was also covered in knots anchoring the costume to hula hoops.

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Our Mathletics Winners Are…

Sacred Heart Schools Scores BIG in Mathletics!

Sacred Heart students have utilized Mathletics, a web-based learning program, throughout the school year helping them to enjoy math while achieving rewarding results.  Classroom teachers incorporated web access time into their routine day and encouraged student participation at home as review and reinforcement. Every family was provided with a username and password thus enabling them to have their child(ren) log on at home.

Several teachers and students were recognized at today’s morning assembly while Principal Susan Merrill presented the 2015-2016 End of Year Mathletics Report.  Achievement Certificates were presented to Abigail Winston, Claude Spanswick, Angelina MacLeod and C.J. Strong for the number of concepts mastered.  It was First grade teacher Marc Giuliano and his classroom that stole the show by Mr. Giuliano being recognized  for the Champion Teacher Award, Superstar Improvers Award, Mathletics Legends Award, Mathasaurus Rex Class, and Human Calculators Award.

What a proud and rewarding moment for all!

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Congratulations to the Sacred Hearts School Drama Club!

Congratulations to all of the students, faculty and volunteers who made this year’s performance of “Shrek Jr. the Musical” a success!

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Additional photos have been added into our photo gallery.

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Mrs. Mooney’s Pre K performed “Jack and the Bean Stalk” and “The Three Little Pigs”.

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Our 2016  May Crowning

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Just a Reminder…

Our Drama Club presents “Shrek Jr. the Musical” this Thursday and Friday evening at 7:00 pm in the gym.  Tickets are $5.00 per adult and $3.00 per child.  Refreshments and a special raffle will be made available on both evenings.  Doors open at 6:00 pm.

Mark your calendars for Friday, June 3rd!  Joins us as we celebrate the Feast of the Sacred Heart beginning with a Holy Hour (5:30-6:30) and followed by fun festivities for all ages (6:30-10:00).

Super Raffle tickets are still available after masses and at the Parish Rectory Office. The tickets cost $100.00 each with a limit of 250 tickets being sold.  There are three prizes available with a grand prize of $10,000. Several people pooled their monies and purchased a ticket in all of their names.  The proceeds from this raffle will assist with the renovation of the cafeteria/bathrooms/kitchen planned for this summer.  Winners will be pulled at 8:00 pm during the Feast of the Sacred Heart Festivities.

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SHS Donates Food Items to the USPS’ “Stamp Out Hunger” Effort

Our school donated over 30 mail buckets filled with food items to the United States Postal Service in support of their “Stamp Out Hunger” Food Drive.

Mayor Madden and Mr. Riley were present to speak with the students and then helped to load the truck which was parked outside of the school entrance.

Thank you to EVERYONE who helped to make this day so special.

Additional photos have been added to our photo gallery.

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Cinco de Mayo and Rice Bowl Luncheon Photos

Please visit our photo gallery to view the latest happenings.

Cinco de Mayo 2    Rice Bowl 2016 2

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Sacred Heart Super Raffle to Renovate the Cafeteria

Please click on the following links to learn about our Friday, June 3rd Feast Day Celebration 5:00-10:00 pm AND the Super Raffle that will benefit the renovation of the cafeteria and cafeteria bathrooms.

The Feast Day Celebration will begin with prayer and end with food, beverage and friendship.

Raffle tickets are $100 each and will be sold after masses and at the rectory office.  Prizes are $10,000, $3,0000 and $2,000.  Winners will be pulled at 8:00 pm during the Feast Day Celebration.

FEAST DAY FLYER

FUNDRAISING FLYER

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Teacher Appreciation Week

This is National Teacher Appreciation Week and we are still in need of four parents who are Virtus trained and able to cover a classroom during the Teacher Appreciation Luncheon.  Please contact the school office if you are available.  Thank you.

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