September 21, 2017
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Developed in partnership with the prestigious Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart, Princeton, NJ, Outline Pro™ for iPad® is the first app to engage students in planning and organizing their essays and papers. It's uniquely designed for both instructional use in the classroom and home use by students.

Villa Duchesne and Oak Hill School is advancing to the Missouri state finals in the 2012 Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) Academic Challenge. The Villa Duchesne team placed first in the regional challenge for the Small School division.

Students at Villa Duchesne and Oak Hill School prayed a “living” Stations of the Cross during Lent. Oak Hill’s sixth grade class led the prayers at each Station as students in kindergarten through grade five traveled the footsteps of Jesus. Students prepared for the day by studying the significance of the 14 Stations of the Cross and creating signs to mark each Station.

Shown: At the fourth Station of the Cross, Jesus meets his Mother, Oak Hill students received flowers to place in the grotto dedicated to Mary, Our Mother.


Oak Hill students, Villa Duchesne and Oak Hill, St. Louis, MO, explored the world from the inside out.  Earth Balloon is a 20' diameter inflatable model of the earth which serves as a unique classroom for the students who step inside. Oak Hill students studied continents, oceans, weather patterns and ecosystems in anticipation of their Earth Balloon tour on March 7. 

Dale D. Regan

The Network of Sacred Heart Schools extends its deepest sympathy to the Episcopal School of Jacksonville community at the tragic loss of their Head of School, Dale D. Regan. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

SHIP, Sacred Heart Internship Program, is an eight week internship program in Washington, DC, designed by two graduates of the Academy of the Sacred Heart in Bloomfield Hills, MI, with the support of the Society of the Sacred Heart.  This program is for Sacred Heart Alumnae finishing their first or second years of college or university.

The goals of the program are:

Villa Duchesne's Kailey Wagner

Villa Duchesne seniors Tracy Kinealy and Kailey Wagner have been designated National Merit Finalists by the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program.  Tracy and Kailey scored in the top one percent of the 1.5 million high school students who took the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

Dear Sisters, associates, collaborators, alumnae/i  and friends,


Lucas Long, senior at Stuart Hall at the Schools of the Sacred Heart in San Francisco responded to the school's theme of Gratitude through his advanced art project, a Mural of Gratitude.  The mural will grace the halls of Stuart for all to view, appreciate and nurture a sense of this gratitude.

Lucas' words upon submission:

On Friday, January 27, Campus Ministry at Woodlands Academy sponsored “Let There Be Peace On Earth,” an Interfaith Prayer Service celebrating the diverse faith traditions in the Sacred Heart Family.  A Lutheran minister, A Hebrew Torah scholar, a protestant pastor, a Catholic priest, and an Episcopal associate rector offered readings from Scripture and personal reflections on world peace.  Choral and instrumental music as well as silent reflection time punctuated this powerful prayer experience which demonstrated so profoundly that, although many, we are truly one family seeking truth, just