Athletic programs play an important role in the total educational experience offered at Sacred Heart. They are one more way in which Sacred Heart helps each student realize the full range of her talents and abilities. The school’s interscholastic athletics program strives to develop confident, enthusiastic and disciplined athletes who use their full physical potential. Most of all, the program teaches students to enjoy athletic teams, stress school spirit and appropriate sportsmanship. Sacred Heart competes in the Athletic Association of Catholic Academies League and is also a member of PIAA., enjoying post-season success in District and State competition. There are 10 PIAA sports offered in addition to several club teams.
Middle School students can join field hockey, basketball, or lacrosse teams on the varsity or junior varsity level in the Girls Catholic Academy League. Crew and Tennis have been recent additions and very popular among students.
In addition to field hockey, basketball, and lacrosse, Upper School students may also join tennis, track, softball, volleyball, golf, cross country, squash, swimming and crew teams.