Edgewater Beach

6250 N. Sheridan Road Chicago, IL 60660

School Type: Day

Student Body: coed

Head of School: Margaret Steele

Admissions Director: Ann Chiumino

Age 3 - Grade 8

Sacred Heart is a Catholic, independent, PK-8 school that warmly welcomes children of all faiths. Inspired teaching, personalized learning and a supportive community ensure our students feel like they are a part of something bigger. School curricula and programs help them thrive academically and grow in goodness, self-knowledge and service to others. Student/teacher ratio is 9:1, guaranteeing personalized attention for each of the school’s nearly 700 students. Ninety-five percent of Sacred Heart graduates are accepted to their first-choice high school.

Unique in Chicago, Sacred Heart offers a combination of single-gender and coeducational classes that builds student confidence and engagement. Active participation in an international network of 150 Sacred Heart schools in more than 40 countries ensures that students graduate with an awareness of their place in the global community.

Sacred Heart Preschool educates 3- and 4-year-old students and provides a seamless transition to its senior kindergarten. Interested families may also take advantage of the early decision option for senior kindergarten, which reserves a space approximately two years in advance if they choose a different preschool.