Sacred Heart of Jesus School
Education for Life
235 Nevin Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
Welcome to Sacred Heart School!
As you explore our website, you will find that all of our endeavors are based on the educational mission of the Catholic Church: to teach, to foster Christian community, and to encourage service.
With Christ as our center, we are committed to proclaiming the Gospel message of faith, hope, and love as our way of life - in the words we communicate, in the community we serve, and in the service we give to others.
Guided by the Holy Spirit and nourished by the Eucharist, our faculty and staff are committed to providing a faith-filled and caring learning environment that encourages our students to achieve their full academic potential.
Acknowledging and respecting the parents as the primary teachers, we recognize our role as partners in the education of our students and we entrust our endeavors to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
Education for life at Sacred Heart has not only continued, but flourished, during the Coronavirus pandemic. Sacred Heart remained open for full day instruction with no in-school transmission of Covid-19 for the entire 2020-2021 school year.
For information about enrolling in an education for life, please call 717-393-8433.
Consider supporting our May 20th Fundraiser:
RECESS! in the Courtyard
Education for ALL - Education for LIFE
Sacred Heart School is committed to providing an education for life, an education that cares for the spiritual, intellectual, social/emotional, and physical development of our students. The SHS education for life begins in our Preschool and extends to 8th grade.
Our graduates are faithful witnesses to the Gospel, servants of the Church, life-long learners with a thirst for academic excellence, and dedicated members of the global community.
Physical Education Program
Instruction in Health and Wellness
Hot lunch program
Annual Field Days
Physical Education Challenge
Daily Religion Classes
Weekly Participation in Mass
Sacramental Programs for Reconciliation, Eucharist, and Confirmation
Virtue of the Month Program
People Respecting Others Program
Spanish Instruction K-8
Art, Library, Music, Physical Education, and Technology Programs
Algebra and Pre-Algebra Classes for 7-8
Participation in History Day and Science Competitions
Middle School STEM Program
Active Student Council
Small Family Community
Counseling Services available
Participation in Service Projects
Clubs - Drama, Knitting, Music Appreciation, and more!