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Elementary

Sacred Heart School is self-contained for grades 1-5. Fourth and fifth grade do switch classes for science and social studies in order to prepare students for middle school and enhance their executive functioning skills. All elementary grades attend weekly Mass and plan and participate in student lead Masses throughout the year. Throughout the year, Grades 1-5 have multiple integrated activities, field trips, and special events. All elementary classes participate in art, music, and STEAM. All students participate in physical education twice a week as well as Spanish for multiple days in the week. Teachers follow The Common Core State Standards as well as the Next Generation Science Standards.

 


Classes are arranged to enhance student learning with the use of flexible seating. Teachers structure days to support individual student’s curiosity and various learning styles through inquiry and project-based learning.