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2/28/2024 - Open House and EXPO 2024: Come check out our school and see what we have to offer! Our Open House and EXPO is Thursday, March 7, 2024, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. We are looking forward to your visit!

2/27/2024 - Lunch Menu Week of 3-1-2024: Here is this week's lunch menu.

2/22/2024 - 2024 Annual Raffle Fundraiser: Tickets for the 2024 Annual Fundraiser for Sacred Heart School can be purchased online now until March 7th. All tickets are $20.00 each. Look at the attached flyer to see the list of great prizes! Tell your family and friends! Please help us reach our goal of $10,000. Together, we can make this happen! To purchase tickets, use this website or the attached QR code. To view the items, go to this website!

2/22/2024 - 2024 Read Across America Day Celebration: Our annual Read Across America Day Celebration is 2 weeks away on Tuesday, March 5th! We are looking forward to celebrating Dr. Seuss's Birthday with guest readers and other activities. Attached you will find the pledge sheet for our read-a-thon fundraiser. There are some cool prizes that your student could win for raising money for our school. Please have your pledge sheet and money returned to school by Tuesday, March 5th. Thank you for your support.

1/29/2024 - Lunch Menu Week of 2-2-2024: Attached is the lunch menu for this school week.

1/23/2024 - Lunch Menu Week of 1-26-2024: Attached is the lunch menu for this school week.

1/18/2024 - Catholic Schools Week 2024: Attached you will find the Catholic Schools Week (CSW) Schedule so you know what's happening and when for you and your children.

1/18/2024 - Lunch Menu Week of 1-19-2024: Attached is the lunch menu for this school week.

1/16/2024 - No School, Tuesday, January 16, 2024: Today, Tuesday, January 16th, there is NO SCHOOL due to the winter weather we are experiencing. Stay safe and warm. God bless you.

1/12/2024 - Krispy Kreme Fundraiser Grade 8: Celebrate Catholic Schools Week with a box of Krispy Kreme donuts. Help Grade 8 RAI$SE some DOUGH! Flyers and order forms going home today. Place your orders by Thursday, January 25. The cost is $14.00 per dozen. Orders can be picked up at dismissal in the PLC on Thursday, February 1.

1/11/2024 - Internet Safety Training for Parents, Teachers, & Child Workers: Use this link to attend a free Internet Safety Virtual Training on Thursday, January 25, 2024 from 6 pm to 7:30 pm via Zoom. Here is the link,

1/8/2024 - 2-Hour Delay, Monday, January 8, 2024: Today, Monday, January 8th, Sacred Heart School will have a 2-hour delay. Morning care will be available beginning at 7:45 a.m. There will be no breakfast served today due to the delayed opening.

1/3/2024 - Catholic School Week Walk Through Tuesday: In honor of Catholic Schools Week - January 28 - February 3, 2024, Sacred Heart School, Taftville CT invites prospective families to our CSW Walk Through on Tuesday, January 30, 2024. Please call the Office to schedule a visit on this day between 9 am - 11 am. Come find out what makes our school so special and celebrate Catholic Schools Week with us!

1/2/2024 - Lunch Menu Week of 1-05-2024: Attached is the lunch menu for this school week.

1/2/2024 - Catholic Schools Week 2024: Attached you will find the Catholic Schools Week (CSW) Schedule so you know what's happening and when for you and your children.

12/18/2023 - No School Announcement: No School today due to inclement weather.

12/11/2023 - No School Announcement: There is no school today, due to a power outage.

12/7/2023 - Hallow for Parents: Sacred Heart School is excited to announce that the school has invested in Hallow, a prayer and meditation resource to help you and your student/s strengthen their relationship with God through prayer, reduce stress and anxiety with mental health meditations, and improve sleep by falling asleep with scripture. If you have questions or want to share feedback, please don’t hesitate to reach out to your student/s teacher, Mother Christina, or Ms. Irvin.

12/5/2023 - SHS Newsletter December 2023: Here is the December 2023 newsletter that was put in the Sacred Heart Church bulletin this past Sunday.

12/5/2023 - Grade 8 Bears and Dogs Fundraiser: Thank you from the Class of 2024! Several Bears and Dogs have found a home this Christmas Season. At this time, there are no more Bernie dogs. They have all gone to a good home!! Reminder you can adopt a Bear or rescue a Dog until December 20. While supplies last! send in your order form with payment ($10.00 includes a stuffed animal and a bag of candy). See the attached flyer for more information.

12/5/2023 - Cookies with Santa Family Fun Event: Grade 8 is hosting a family fun night with Santa on Friday, December 15 from 6-8 pm in the Parish Life Center. See the attached flyer for more information.

11/14/2023 - Day of Giving 2023: Reminder: The Day of Giving starts today at noon. It lasts for 24 hours. All proceeds will go toward technology improvements in the classroom. Please forward this link to our appeal page to all your family, friends, coworkers, etc. THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT!

11/14/2023 - Double Good Popcorn Virtual Fundraiser 2023: Double Good Popcorn virtual fundraiser! The fundraising event at Sacred Heart will begin today Tuesday, Nov. 14 @ 8:00 AM and ends on Saturday, Nov. 18 @ 8:00 AM. See the attached flyer for more information about placing your order and sharing it with family/friends.

10/26/2023 - SHPA School Store: SHPA has been thinking of creative ways to raise funds for our school. Most schools have a school store of some type. Please see the attached flyer on our new SHS School Store which will open this Friday, October 27. 👇 Details are on the flyer.

10/24/2023 - Grade 8 Harvest Costume Party Fundraiser: Please join Grade 8 at their Harvest Costume Party fundraiser on Friday, November 3 from 6 - 8 pm in the PLC. Please RSVP by October 27 and pay $20 per family. Or pay $25 per family at the door. There will be pizza, chips, and water to eat along with music, games, and dancing. Show your support for the Class of 2024 and come have fun with our SHS family!

10/20/2023 - Hot Lunch Menu Week of October 24:

10/11/2023 - Walkathon 2023: This school year's Walkathon is next Tuesday, October 17 with a rain date of Friday, October 20. Please check out this flyer for more information.

10/11/2023 - Walkathon 2023 volunteers needed: We are looking for volunteers for the 2023 Walkathon. Please check out this flyer for more information so you can help that day.

9/6/2023 - School Dojo: Build our school and classroom community! Join Class Dojo so you can see Class & School announcements and receive messages from our staff.

6/9/2023 - SHS ROCKS on Vacation: Enjoy the summer and place some SHS ROCKS whenever and wherever you travel. We can't wait to see what our students our doing this summer. See you all in the fall!

6/7/2023 - Holy Family Summer Girls Camp 2023: All Girls, ages 9-15 are invited to register for HOLY FAMILY SUMMER CAMP 2023 "Catch the Fire," which is located at our Motherhouse in Baltic, CT. Girls, (grades 4-8), are invited to join us. All of our forms are online at If you prefer a hard copy let SMK know and we will get this for you. The cost is $275. Please let Sister Mary Kathleen or Mother Christina know if you need financial assistance to come---We do not want the cost to deter your daughter from joining us. Call or write or see Sister Mary Kathleen for any questions or concerns! 860-887-4363

6/5/2023 - Enrollment Flyer 23-24: We are accepting enrollment applications for the fall. Please call the main office or visit our website for more information. Tell your family and friends!

5/9/2023 - Grade 8 Car Wash and Bake Sale: Spread the word and come get your car washed this Saturday, May 13 at the Taftville Volunteer Fire Department. The SHS Class of 2023 will be there from 9 am - 1 pm. Bake Sale items will also be available! All proceeds help support the grade 8 end-of-the-year graduation and class trip expenses.

5/4/2023 - Community Yard Sale and Craft Fair: Our annual Community Yard Sale and Craft Fair is fast approaching. There are a few ways you can help support this event: 1. Spread the word! We are now taking registrations for a yard sale or craft fair spot. The sale will be Saturday, May 13th from 9 am -1:30 pm. 2. Register for a spot! $25 for a 10x10 and $35 for a 20x20 spot. 3. Offer to lend a hand! Saturday, May 13th with set up, running, and takedown of the event.

5/1/2023 - Pasta Supper Fundraiser May 4, 2023: The Taftville Lions Club is having a Pasta Supper at the Knights of Columbus this Thursday, May 4 from 4:30 - 6:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. See the attached flyer for more information. We would like to THANK the Lions Club for being such a great supporter of our school throughout the years with this fundraiser! This year's profits will go towards the new boiler.

4/25/2023 - Spring Flower Fundraiser: The SHS Spring Flower Fundraiser is here! For $28, you can buy a 10-inch hanging basket of your choice. ORDERS ARE DUE on MAY 3. See the attached form. VOUCHERS WILL BE SENT HOME on May 5. Flowers can be picked up at Hart's Greenhouse from May 6 - May 31.

4/18/2023 - Calendar Fundraiser 2023: SHS Spring Calendar Raffle

4/6/2023 - SHS Newsletter April 2023: Sacred Heart School News

4/6/2023 - Extended Day Care Program Letter: Extended Day Care Program Information

4/6/2023 - FACTS 23-24 FGAA Flyer (Spanish version): FACTS folleto informativo

4/6/2023 - FACTS 23-24 FGAA Flyer (English version): FACTS Informational Flyer

3/29/2023 - SHS SOS CLUB newsletter march 23.pdf: SOS Club Newsletter March 2023

3/29/2023 - prek flyer.pdf: PreK Admission Flyer

12/13/2022 - Wellness policy: lunch policy