On Sunday, September 7 at 10 a.m., the athletic booster club will sponsor the Heart of Oak V Vicki Oakley Memorial 5K Run, 5K Family Fun Walk and Kids Run. Proceeds support the Gail Purtan Ovarian Cancer Research Fund at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute and the Academy's athletic programs. Register today or read press release here.
Polly Fisher Named Early Childhood Program Director
Posted Monday, Jul 21, 2014
The Academy of the Sacred Heart announced that Polly Fisher of Bloomfield Hills has assumed leadership of the Early Childhood Program, effective July 1. Read press release
ASH families looking for students' summer work, or the documents and information you will need to begin the 2014-2015 school year, may visit the Forms page. From there, be sure to visit your learning community pages, too.
Barbara Brown Lopiccolo '62 Receives Wansboro Award
Posted Saturday, May 31, 2014
During the Annual Spring Reunion Liturgy, Barbara Brown Lopiccolo'62 received the 2014 Wansboro Award. Lopiccolo has served ASH for the past 29 years, and has been the Admissions Director since 1988. Her involvement extends to our local, national and international alumnae/alumni communities. Click here to read more.
2014 Valedictorian, Salutatorian Named
Posted Friday, May 2, 2014
The Academy of the Sacred Heart is proud to recognize Rosemary O'Brien as the valedictorian of the Class of 2014, and Kalen Cobb as the salutatorian. The valedictory address will be given during the commencement exercises on June 12, with the salutatorian's address presented at Prize Day that morning. Click here to view college acceptances for the Class of 2014.
ASH to Offer Hard Disk Drive Shredding & Electronics Recycling on May 31
Posted Friday, May 2, 2014
ASH will host a hard disk drive shredding and electronics recycling event on Saturday, May 31 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the school’s Field House parking lot. Local residents, professionals and businesses are invited to responsibly dispose of unwanted hard drives and electronics. For a nominal fee of $10, hard drives will be shredded using a service that exceeds all data destruction mandates. Click here for details or register here.
MSG, US Students Perform with Madrigal Chorale on April 27
Posted Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
On Sunday, April 27 at 4 p.m., the Madrigal Chorale will present "A Collection of Our Favorite Songs," a spring concert and silent auction fundraiser, at ASH. The Upper School Concert Choir and Middle School for Girls Advanced Choir will perform as special guests. For more information, click here.
Posted Saturday, Apr 5, 2014
Thank you to everyone who made Benefit en Blanc, a flASH mob for the sophisticated set, a night to remember! Special thanks to chairs Ryan and Maya Marsh and the Benefit Steering Committee for their support of the Academy of the Sacred Heart. Your generosity truly makes a difference in the lives of our students.
Barat, Alumnae Scholarships Awarded
Posted Friday, Apr 4, 2014
ASH has announced seven merit scholarship winners for the 2014-2015 school year. Those honored to date are incoming ninth graders, receiving Barat or Alumnae Scholarships. Click here to read the press release or learn more about our scholarships on the Affording Sacred Heart page.
Fourth Annual Ryan Rocks Blood Drive at ASH
Posted Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014
Did you know that a pint of blood can save up to three lives? Mark your calendar for the fourth annual Ryan Rocks Blood Drive on Monday, May 12 from noon - 6 p.m. This year's goal is 46 donors!
Benefit en Blanc is Saturday, April 5
Posted Monday, Mar 31, 2014
Benefit en Blanc, a flASH mob for the sophisticated set, will take place on Saturday, April 5 at Detroit Mercantile (3434 Russell St., Detroit 48207). Click here to view the preview packet.
Bid Now in the Benefit en Blanc Online Auction
Posted Monday, Mar 24, 2014
Click here to view and bid on a selection of silent auction items, as well as a few live auction items available at a Buy-It-Now price. Once they're gone, they're gone! The online auction closes Monday, March 31 at noon. Then the fun continues at the main event on Saturday, April 5 at Detroit Mercantile (3434 Russell St., Detroit 48207). View all of our live auction items in the preview packet and RSVP today!
Project Term 2014 - Celebrating 40 Years!
Posted Friday, Mar 21, 2014
From March 22-April 1, Upper School students and faculty will be exploring our world through a variety of Project Term experiences taking place locally, nationally and globally. Since 1974, Project Term has been an integral part of the Upper School curriculum. Learn more, and follow each group's hands-on learning at www.ashmi.org/pt.
Benefit en Blanc Location Revealed
Posted Friday, Mar 21, 2014
Benefit en Blanc, a flASH mob for the sophisticated set, will take place on Saturday, April 5 at Detroit Mercantile (3434 Russell St., Detroit 48207). Click here to view the preview packet, and then RSVP today! Watch this space for an online auction coming soon.
Families Invited to Playtime at the Heart on March 30
Posted Friday, Mar 14, 2014
ASH invites families to an activity-packed event for young children, taking place on Sunday, March 30 from 10-11:30 a.m. Playtime at the Heart is open to children from infancy through Kindergarten, and offers an Easter egg hunt, music, movement and spring treats. Please note that Hearts, Beats and Eats, previously scheduled for March 30, has been canceled.
Due to adverse weather conditions, no classes or activities will be held Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014
Young Americans Tour Stop a Success
Posted Saturday, Mar 8, 2014
The Young Americans brought their International Music Outreach Program to Sacred Heart from March 6-8. Students in Grades 5-12 took part in their workshop program of music, dance, comedy, improv and fun. Thank you to all who made this extraordinary experience possible! View photos >>
The Young Americans Tour Stops at ASH
Posted Thursday, Mar 6, 2014
Welcome to the Young Americans, who have brought their International Music Outreach Program to Sacred Heart. Students in Grades 5-12 will be taking part in their 3-day workshop program of music, dance, comedy, improv and fun. The final concerts take place Saturday, March 8 at 3:30 and 7 p.m. Doors open 30 minutes in advance for ticket sales ($10 for adults, $8 for students).
Register Now for Summer at Sacred Heart
Posted Friday, Feb 28, 2014
Summer at Sacred Heart is now enrolling for day camps, extended care and tutoring programs, which take place from June 10-August 15. The day camps, for children ages 2 1/2 through Grade 8, have a science and nature focus, with the specific theme varying by week. Individualized tutoring options are available for children in Pre-K through adults. Click here for a video showcasing our "Top 10 Awesome New Things."
MSG to Hold Hands-on Science Day on February 28
Posted Friday, Feb 21, 2014
On Friday, February 28, the Middle School for Girls will welcome guests to its second annual Science Day from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The event will feature numerous hands-on student activities, including a special guest visit from The Little Creatures Company of Royal Oak, activities with Science with the Engineers, Inc. and a presentation by Dr. James Shaya, a local pediatrician. Students will also present their science fair projects to the community.
Project Term Collections for Peru and Nicaragua
Posted Friday, Feb 21, 2014
As Upper School students prepare for their Project Term experiences in March, two groups are collecting new or gently used clothing, sporting goods and educational supplies for the communities they will be visiting in Peru and Nicaragua. For more details, click here.
Due to adverse weather conditions, no classes or activities will be held Tuesday, February 18, 2014.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 18, 2014
Local Students Invited to February 21 Sports Night
Posted Sunday, Feb 9, 2014
Local students in Grades 3-6 are invited to attend a Sports Night on Friday, February 21 from 6-8:30 p.m. The event promises to be a fun evening of flag football, floor hockey, dodgeball and handball. Pre-registration is required.
Eloise Alterman '16 Featured in Downtown's "Faces"
Due to adverse weather conditions, no classes or activities will be held Tuesday, January 28, 2014.
Posted Monday, Jan 27, 2014
Due to adverse weather conditions, no classes or activities will be held Friday, January 24, 2014.
Posted Thursday, Jan 23, 2014
"Change for Change" Raises $143
Posted Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014
Anna Proctor, Grade 4, was inspired to collect "Change for Change" to support Malala Yousafzai's efforts to raise funds for girls to receive formal education in developing countries. Thanks to Anna, and to all those students and families who participated, she raised $143.25 in the month of December. The money will be donated to www.malalafund.org. Well done!