Application Process -- PreK through Grade 8

  • Applications are accepted annually for all grades, Pre-K to Grade 8.
  • Applications for Nursery/Pre-K are available at our Early Childhood Center. Applications for Grades K-8 are available at the school office.
  • Acceptances for Nursery and Pre-K are based on the completed information provided in the application packet.
  • Acceptances for Kindergarten are based on the completed information provided in the application packet as well as the benchmarks provided by the Brigance Kindergarten Readiness Screening that is administered to each applicant.
  • Acceptances for new/transfer students for Grades 1-8 are based on information provided in the application, copies of past report cards, progress reports, teacher recommendation and the benchmarks provided by the Entrance Exam that assesses grade level readiness in the areas of literacy and mathematics.
  • Completed applications will be reviewed on an ON-GOING basis.
  • Applications are accepted in January for the upcoming school year.

  • Forms to be completed and submitted with the application form include:
    • Birth Certificate
    • Baptismal Certificate
    • Health record/forms
    • Teacher Recommendation form (for Grades 1-8 applicants)
    • Non-refundable application fee: $95 ANNUALLY for Nursery and Pre-K
    • Non-refundable application fee: $220 ONE TIME fee Grades K-8

    Siblings of Current Students
    Current Students of the SHS Early Childhood Center
    Child of a Parishioner not currently enrolled
    Child of Non-Parishioner
It is highly recommended that interested families come to one of our Open Houses or visit at an alternative time to tour the school and to meet the administration and faculty. Student applicants for Grades 2-8 are encouraged to "shadow" for a day. Date and time must be scheduled through the school office.

Here are some Quick Facts about us!

Standard School Day
Before School Care 7:00am - 7:45am
Begins at 8:00, with prayer at 8:15am
Closes at 2:20 with prayer
Extended Day Care 2:30 - 6:00

Extended Care programs
For more information, about our Before/After Care Programs, including the Nursery/PreK Lunch Bunch program, please contact Theresa Carrier.

Admission Information
(PDF Format)

Please contact the school office for admissions forms/information. Below is our school's health entrance requirements. Please contact the main office for tuition information.
Health Entrance Requirements
Immunization Requirements

Sacred Hearts School          31 South Chestnut Street          Bradford, MA 01835          Tel: 978-372-5451