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


Meet Our Students

How does a Sacred Heart education help to shape lives? Hear directly from current students and alums about the SHS experiences that excited their minds, made them strive for excellence, formed their character, and gave them support. 

Jinju, Lower School
  • Lower School
  • Student

Why do you love Sacred Heart?
I love Sacred Heart because I have good friends and amazing teachers. I also learn something new, interesting, exciting, and fun in all of my classes. Most of all, I learn about many topics in different ways.

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Teddy, Lower School
  • Lower School
  • Student

What does being a student at SHS mean to you?
It means everywhere I go and every time I’m in public, I try to remember all of the Goals, especially Goal V. SHS sets an example for me of how to act in school and how to maintain a good life.

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