Sacred Heart Academy (New York)
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|Sacred Heart Academy|
|47 Cathedral Avenue
Hempstead, New York, (Nassau County) 11550
|Motto||Ad Jesum Per Marium
(To Jesus Through Mary)
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic;
Sisters of St. Joseph
|President||Jeanne Marie Ross|
|Student to teacher ratio||12:1|
|Color(s)||Red and Gold|
|Team name||Lady Spartans|
|Accreditation||Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Publication||Concordia (literary magazine)|
Sacred Heart Academy is an all-girls preparatory school located on Cathedral Avenue, in Hempstead, New York, United States. It is private and Catholic. Located within the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockville Centre, it is run by the Sisters of Saint Joseph. Sacred Heart Academy is a single-sex school for girls, grades 9 to 12. The official school colors of Sacred Heart are red and gold.
Sacred Heart Academy is a member of the Nassau Suffolk Catholic High School Girls Athletic League and participates in interscholastic volleyball, basketball, softball, soccer, lacrosse, track and field, cross country, swimming, golf and tennis. Basketball, softball, soccer and lacrosse teams have all won state.
Sacred Heart Academy produces an annual musical in which all grades may audition and participate. It is held in the Virginia Crowley Theatre.
- Katherine Lapp, 1974, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Harvard University 
Notes and references
- MSA-CSS. "MSA-Commission on Secondary Schools". Archived from the original on March 25, 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-27.
- SHA. "Sacred Heart Academy - About Us". Sacred Heart Academy website. Retrieved 2007-08-01.
- Katherine N. Lapp named Harvard executive vice president