Our spiritual foundation.
We believe that all God's creation speaks of God's love and boundless affection for us. We believe in the power of God's truth to transform ourselves, our students, and our world.
Rooted in the Gospel of Jesus, and steeped in the tradition and spirituality of the Sisters of St. Joseph, the mission of Sacred Heart Academy is to live and witness unity, reconciliation, justice, peace, and God's inclusive love.
Sacred Heart Academy is the Catholic college preparatory school of choice for young women with strong academic and leadership potential who wish to make a difference in their communities, the Church, and the world.
Values are inclusive love, compassion, mercy, forgiveness, peace, honesty, responsibilty, kindness, to give and not expect anything in return. A love that is active: removes shame, discrimination, violence, hatred, divisions. Values our personal lives and world needs.
The mission of SHA is Living Jesus' values of a love marked by inclusion, unity, reconciling differences, justice and peace. Striving to live this day by day; makes a difference-- Makes Sacred Heart a Catholic school.
Of course Sacred Heart Academy offers a robust theology department that offers many opportunities for reflection and discussion. These courses include: Hebrew and Christian Scriptures, Doctrines of the Church, Sacraments, Church History, Morality, and the Social Teachings of the Church. In addition students select from electvies such as: Quest for Peace and Ethics in Healthcare
WORSHIPPING AS A COMMUNITY:
Worship is important as it provides the opportunity to feel closer to God, to meet other Catholic girls with the same beliefs and to feel a part of a community of believers who regularly come together to express their faith in prayer.