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The SHC campus will be closed during the Shelter in Place order with remote student learning taking place. Updated information will be posted as it becomes available.

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A+

About

1055 Ellis St
San Francisco, CA 94109
About Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory...

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$25
Interview Required
No
Required/Recommended Tests
HSPT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$21,050
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid
$12,719
From Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory

SHC is a Lasallian Vincentian Archdiocesan Catholic High School serving students throughout San Mateo County, Marin County, San Francisco County, and Alameda County. We are dedicated to the intellectual and academic excellence of each and every one of our students, and we strive to develop the unique talents and passions of each individual. Our devotion is illustrated in our enthusiastic and highly educated teachers, commitment to service and social justice, innovative curriculum, and cutting-edge classroom technology.

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Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1230
404 responses
Average ACT
27
210 responses

SHarC Tank: March 3, 2020

SHarC Tank is an event founded by Sacred Heart Cathedral's entrepreneurship program, the Student Launch Initiative (SLI), aimed at inspiring and mentoring the next generation of organization builders and product designers. Student teams pitch their products, business and non-profit ideas to Silicon Valley entrepreneurs (SHarCs) who award seed funding to teams with compelling projects.

Culture & Safety

Poll
89%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 19 responses
Poll
74%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 19 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 66 responses
  • Bruce Mahoney
    24%
  • Rallies
    20%
  • Dances
    15%
  • Basketball games
    12%
  • Plays/Concerts/Musicals
    12%
  • Walkathon
    9%
  • Homecoming
    3%

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Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,325
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 21 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 21 responses
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 21 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Poll
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 26 responses
Poll
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 26 responses
Poll
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 26 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 9 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 9 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 9 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$83,166
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,676
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$1,004,570
National
$217,500

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