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

New Photos are Available!

Several new photos of our students in Barker Park and the Bishop celebrating mass here at SHS have been added to our photo gallery.

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Bishop Scharfenberger celebrated liturgy with Sacred Heart School on Thursday, February 4th in celebration of Catholic Schools Week and he shared the true definition of mercy with all of us.

He spoke about Pope Francis’ declaration of a Year of Mercy and then provided real-life examples that all of us could relate to.

It was a blessing and a gift having him celebrate with us!

Bishop's Offertory

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Liberty Tax Redemption Fund Vouchers

Liberty Tax Redemption Fund Vouchers were sent home with the oldest child in each family.  Sacred Hearts School will receive a donation if you use their tax service and submit the voucher at the time of your visit.

Additional forms are available in the school office or you may print off a copy at the following link:

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Activities for Thursday and Friday:

Thursday, February 4 – Bishop Scharfenberger will celebrate 9:00 am liturgy with the school – all are welcome to attend.

*Spelling Bee in the church at 1:15 pm

 

Friday, February 5

*Troy Catholic Schools Mass at Catholic Central High School –

St. Augustine’s and Sacred Heart Elementary schools in attendance – mass will be held in their gymnasium at 9:00 am

*Students from the “Gifts of Warmth from Our Hearts” will be hanging their gifts in Barker Park in downtown Troy on Saturday, February 6 at 10:30 am

 

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Set Your Watches…

Tonight is our Open House 6:00 – 8:00 pm!

If you are unable to attend the Open House, simply contact the school office at 274-3655 to acquire an information packet and schedule a personal tour of the school.

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Our Morning Assembly was GREAT!!!!

The children came to school dressed as their favorite book character/author, welcomed local governmental leaders to our school and had their throats blessed.

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New 2016-17 Registration Form – Take a Look!

A new registration form is now available. You open the file, type your information within the blue boxes, print it and send it in to the school office.

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Let us know what you think!

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February 3rd is a Special Day!

Catholic Schools Week :  January 31st – February 6th, 2016

Wednesday, February 3 – Dress as Your Favorite Book Character/Author AND Governmental Leader’s Day

*The students will be coming to school dressed as their favorite book character or author

*Governmental leaders will be welcomed and recognized at morning assembly 8:00 am. Attending: Assemblyman John McDonald III, County Executive Kathleen Jimino, Legislators Mark Fleming, Edward Manny, Peter Grimm and Gary Pavlic

*Superintendent Michael Pizzingrillo will be visiting all day

*The children will buddy up and play bingo after the costume parade at 1:15 pm

*Open House 6:00-8:00 pm

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Today was PJ Crazy Hair Day and Our First Math-a-Thon

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Mrs. Quartiers from “Project: Cameron’s Story” Visited Today!

Mrs. Sara Quartiers, founder of “Project: Cameron’s Story” visited Sacred Heart School during morning assembly today to accept the students’ collection of 189 books (a two week effort) towards “Project: Cameron’s Story”, which will benefit neonatal intensive care units in New York State.

Mrs. Quartiers thanked the children and commended their efforts. She spoke to them explaining that “everyone, every individual, is able to make a difference. Your school has made a definite difference in the lives of these babies and their parents”.

Mrs. Ciccone, Sacred Heart School’s Pre K teacher, brought this service project to the school’s attention and they decided to coordinate the effort with their Catholic Schools Week events.

Mrs. Ciccone with Mrs. Quartiers

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Mrs. Sara Quartiers Will Visit Us on Monday, February 1st!

Monday is the first day of Catholic Schools Week.

Catholic Schools Week

January 31st – February 6th, 2016

 

Monday, February 1st – School Spirit Day

*The school children will be dressed down in red and white, ending their day with a pep rally in the gym from 1:15 – 2:15 pm.

 

*”Project: Cameron’s Story” the collection of New children’s books and monetary donations for neonatal intensive care units in New York State will be picked up today. Sara Quartiers, mother of Cameron and president of the organization, will be coming to the school for 8:00 assembly on Monday, February 1st

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