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Sacred Heart Academy

Admissions » Where to start

Where to start

We are glad you are considering Sacred Heart Academy.  
 
Start by contacting the school office at (909) 792-3958.
 
Next, click on the Preschool Application or the K-8 Application to look over the application and, when ready, fill it out.  Fax or mail the completed application to the school.  Application forms are also found at the bottom of this page.
 
After your application is received, you and your child are invited for an interview with the Principal, to get to know one another, and answer questions.  
 
Finally, report cards and latest test scores are reviewed for your child.  
 
Acceptance
 
Acceptance is based on the family’s ability to:
  • Meet academic admission standards
  • Meet behavioral standards
  • Accept and practice the faith and values that are an integral part of the Catholic School Community
  • Agree to comply with the school philosophy and policies

 

Enrollment and Registration
 
Upon acceptance parents should follow the link below to begin the process of registration.  This process is completed online via Gradelink. 
 
 
Requirements for Acceptance of New Students
 
Preschool applicants must:  
  • Be 3 years by the first day of school
  • Be fully potty trained
  • Provide copies of Birth certificates
  • Provide up-to-date Immunization records
  • Provide current Physical Exam
 
Kindergarten applicants must:  
  • Be 5 years of age by September 1st
  • Provide a recommendation from the preschool teacher (if applicable) identifying strengths/readiness
  • Successfully complete the developmental readiness screening
  • Provide copies of Birth and Baptismal certificates (if applicable)
  • Provide up-to-date immunization records
  • Provide current Physical Exam
 
First grade applicants must:
  • Be 6 years of age by September 1st
  • Provide a recommendation from the Kindergarten teacher identifying strengths/readiness
  • Be evaluated for readiness in language, motor skills and perception
  • Provide a report card from Kindergarten if transferring from another school
  • Provide copies of Birth and Baptismal certificates (if applicable)
  • Provide up-to-date immunization records
  • Provide verification of a doctor’s physical examination after March 1st of the year of Kindergarten entrance
 
Second through Eighth grade applicants must:
  • Be enrolled in good standing at their current school
  • Provide report card and latest test scores if transferring from another school
  • Have their current teacher complete a SHA provided evaluation form
  • Be evaluated for readiness in Language Arts and Mathematics
  • Provide copies of Birth and Baptismal certificates (if applicable)
  • Provide up-to-date immunization records and TB clearance
  • Provide a copy of their First Communion certificate (grades 3-8)
  • Be transferring from a Catholic or Christian school if starting 8th grade