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Sacred Heart School

Sacred Heart School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Small City


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Sacred Heart School says

Sacred Heart School is a a faith-based school with excellent academic standards located in West Des Moines, Iowa. We believe as parents, you are the primary educators of your children and that we are partners with parents in the educational process. We strive to provide a warm, caring environment where children will be challenged to learn the essential curriculum regardless of learning rate or style. Sacred Heart School is a great place to grow academically, spiritually, and socially. Building on the foundation of Catholic values established in the home, Sacred Heart provides further development in spiritual growth and moral character. We believe in educating the whole child by integrating strong curriculum and instruction and by teaching religious principles in everyday learning. We integrate faith and values into all that we do.



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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 566
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 67
Kindergarten 54
1 54
2 57
3 56
4 57
5 58
6 56
7 54
8 53

Sacred Heart School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Sacred Heart School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 17 : 1
Gender 42% Male / 58% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 80%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 3%

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