Additional Class Offerings
Voice lessons, Music Instrument Lessons, (guitar and piano), band, choir and Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts are offered after school.
To learn more about music lessons download the following flyer .
The Sacred Heart Band returns for its second year and welcomes new and returning students.
Recruiting 4th-5th-6th-7th Grade Students New to Band
Instrument fitting sessions are scheduled for October 8, 9, 10 for students interested in joining the band. Starting the week of October 21, sectional music lessons will be held each week before school from 7:45-8:15 am. Once a month on Thursday afternoons, the entire ensemble will rehearse starting November 7.
Returning Band Members
The ensemble will rehearse weekly on Friday afternoons from 2:45-3:30pm. Performance schedule has yet to be determined. Please email Dr. Sharp at Sally.Sharp@shschicago.org to confirm your interest in returning to band this fall.
Sacred Heart Schools will be hosting the following Girl Scout Troops for 2013-2014.
Please contact Brenda Asare at Brenda.Asare@shschicago.org if you would like to join a troop. Dues will be discussed at initial meeting.
Mondays -- Brownie Troop (Grade 3), Junior Troop (Grade 4)
Thursdays - Junior Troop (Grades 5),
Brownie Troop – Third Grade
Michelle Kerr, Maria Rivera, Kathryn Thomas and Kristin Matthews Blase, SHS Parents, are the troop leaders and will be working with other 3rd grade parent volunteers throughout the year. Meetings will be held on Mondays, once a month, starting in October on the following Days: (10/7, 11/4, 1/13, 2/3, 3/3, 4/7, 5/5) 3:45-4:45 p.m. In addition to the scheduled afterschool meetings, the troop will take 2-4 optional weekend field trips throughout the year (including an overnight camping trip). Girls will be actively involved in choosing and planning the field trips.
Junior Troop– Fourth Grade
Caitlin Murphy, Academy 1 Teacher, is the troop Leader. Meetings will be held on Mondays, starting: 10/7, 10/21, 11/4, 11/18, 12/2 ( 3:45-4:45 p.m.)
Junior Troop– Fifth Grade
Samantha Happ, Loyola University Student will be the troop leader. Meetings will be held on Thursdays, starting: 10/3, 10/17, 10/24, 11/17, 11/21 ( 4-5:15 p.m.)
Pack 4250 will be meeting after school on Thursday afternoons twice a month starting in October. The Pack consists of three grade levels: Tiger Den (1st), Wolf Den (2nd), Bear Den (3rd) All the Dens will meet on the following days: 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 11/7. Pack Meeting will be held on 11/21, 12/5, 12/10 . Pack meetings will be held in the Chapel where ranks are awarded along with other recognition via cermony. The Pack meeting is designed to include the Scout, his parents, and even siblings as a way to celebrate the Scout's work and advancement together.
Tiger Den: Jill Christian, Jim Lowry, Meg Witzel
Wolf Den: Marc Garrison, Jon Klinepeter
Bear Den: David Christian, Tom Joyer, Chris Kiergan, and Tom Fencl
If you are interested in joining a Den, please email David Christian at firstname.lastname@example.org
Choir Rehearsals will be every Tuesday, starting October 8 (3:45-4:30p.m.)
If you would like to join, please email Laura.Becker@shschicago.org