Catholic, Independent Elementary Schools Serving Chicago's Children Since 1876


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Chicago parents have been choosing Sacred Heart for more than 140 years. Visit us and discover why. Whether you are just beginning your school search or have already submitted your application, we look forward to helping you get to know Sacred Heart!


Attend a Virtual Information Session

Learn more about why Sacred Heart could be the right fit for your family by Zooming into an hour-long program with our Head of Schools, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, and current parents. Each session begins with presentations on the Sacred Heart Network, mission and educational philosophy, and concludes with a question-and-answer session with current parents.

  • Friday, October 1, 10-11 am
  • Wednesday, October 13, 1-2 pm
  • Thursday, November 4, 10-11 am
  • Wednesday, December 1, 1-2 pm
  • Thursday, February 10, 10-11 am

Register for an Information Session through the form linked below.



Join a Division Deep Dive

Interested in learning more? Meet virtually with the leaders of our grade-level groupings: Primary School (preschool & SK-Grade 2), Lower School (Grades 3-5), and Middle School (Grades 6-8). They'll cover each division’s curriculum, faculty, before- and after-school programs, and student support services. 

  • Wednesday, October 27, 10-11 am
  • Tuesday, November 16, 10-11 am
  • Thursday, February 24, 10-11 am

Visit your Ravenna account to register. Simply navigate to Sacred Heart's listing in the School Directory and select the Explore or Apply button. From there, you will have access to all events as well as the rest of the application process.



Tour Campus In-Person

Sacred Heart hopes to once again offer in-person tours of the Preschool and SK-8 campuses beginning in October. Details will be made available at a later date. 

Preschool Campus

Tour with Preschool Director, Holly DePalma, and learn more about the preschool program.

SK-8 Campus

Hear about the student experience while touring one-on-one with a current eighth grade student. These student-led tours will be available to adults who have attended an Information Session or Parent Meeting. 



If you have any questions or need assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact the Admissions Office at 773.681.8418 or

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