At the Heart of
something special

We inspire our students to be the best in the world and the best for the world.

The top independent school in Atlantic Canada, Sacred Heart School of Halifax (SHSH) teaches the whole child — mind, body, spirit. Our iconic campus in the heart of Halifax offers co-ed education for JP-Grade 6 and single-gender education for Grades 7-12. With a global network of schools around the world, a rich and proud history, and a strong and unique set of core values, we offer not just an education but an experience that is unparalleled in this region.

What sets Sacred Heart School of Halifax apart?

Faith, hope, and love

Community, social justice,
and core values

Strong traditions and
rich spirituality

Learning by gender,
interest, and aptitude

What sets Sacred Heart School of Halifax apart?

Faith, hope,
and love

Community, social justice,
and core values

Strong traditions and
rich spirituality

Learning by gender,
interest, and aptitude

“To view Sacred Heart as only a “school” is to sell it short. Sacred Heart is family. It is a place where each individual, no matter their role, works and grows together.”

Richard Drake ‘12

Upcoming Events

May 21

7:00 pm
Senior School Band Concert

May 24

10:00 am – 11:30 am
Mass- Feast of St. Madeline Sophie Barat

May 25

All Day
Feast of St. Madeleine Sophie Barat

Jun 3

All Day
ES Reporting Day: No School