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2021 Valedictorian & Salutatorian Named

Academy of the Sacred Heart is proud to announce the Valedictorian of the Class of 2021, Catherine Lehmkuhl (left), and the Salutatorian, Caroline Krause. We applaud these academic leaders for their excellence and congratulate the entire Class of 2021 on their many accomplishments throughout their time at Sacred Heart. You may review the current list of college acceptances here.

Welcome to the Network, St. Philomena School!

Academy of the Sacred Heart welcomes St. Philomena School of Portsmouth, Rhode Island to the Network of Sacred Heart Schools! St. Philomena School becomes the 25th member of the Network, which spans the United States and Canada and is affiliated with more than 150 schools worldwide. We are thrilled to have another partner in the mission of Sacred Heart education. Learn more about the Network and our newest sister school here.

2019-2020: A Year in Review

Visit ashmi.org/giving to view the 2019-2020 Annual Report in flipbook format. Here you'll find a recap of the events, experiences, challenges and triumphs of the past year - one unlike any other. Our success depends on the support of our entire community, including the many parents, alums, sponsors, educators, grandparents and friends highlighted within, and your generosity is deeply appreciated. 

Enroll Today for Summer at Sacred Heart 2021

Summer at Sacred Heart 2021 offers 10 weeks of summer fun for ages 4 and up! Choose from day camps exploring global culture, sports, storytelling, art, nature and our local community, or special interest camps that cater to aspiring scientists, engineers, animators, chefs, dancers and athletes! Learn more and register at ashmi.org/summer.

ASH Events

Six Schools - One Family

Early Childhood Program

A caring learning environment for boys and girls from birth to age 4

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Primary School

Offering a developmental approach to learning for girls and boys, PreK-Grade 1

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Lower School

Hands-on learning and instruction for girls and boys, Grades 2-4

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Middle School for Girls

Designed to answer the developmental needs of young women, Grades 5-8

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Kensington Hall

Addressing the unique needs of young men, Grades 5-8

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Upper School

Strong, college preparatory curriculum for young women, Grades 9-12

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ASH at a Glance


170 YearsEducating leaders in metro Detroit

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100% College Acceptance98%+ students accepted at first choice school
Service Hours

200+ Service HoursPerformed weekly by ASH students

Graduation Diploma

$3.6 MillionAwarded to the class of 2020 in college scholarship offers

Teacher and Students

Low 12:1 Student-to-Teacher RatioEnsures each child is well-known


200 Sacred Heart SchoolsProviding connections worldwide


28 Acre CampusAccomodates outdoor and indoor hands-on learning


40+ Local CommunitiesRepresented by current families

Community Spotlight

Ricardo reflects on Grade 4

"The teachers are really nice. They know how each student learns best and show us strategies to use ... I like brainstorming writing ideas with Mrs. McCaffrey."
  • Favorite Tradition
    Saint Nicholas Day

  • Favorite Subject
  • Favorite Activity
    Kids Night Out

Avery, Class of 2021

"ASH is a tightly-knit community where all are welcome. I really like the small class sizes because I am more confident - I get to grow more as a person and a student. "
  • Favorite Tradition
    Prize Day

  • Favorite Project
    21st Century Leaders
  • Favorite Sport
    Cross Country

Matheus reflects on Grade 4

"This school is fun-loving and also creative. Goal 4, be a friend to all, is most meaningful to me because I do not want anybody to be bullied and I want to have lots of friends."
  • Favorite Tradition
    Storytellers in the Woods

  • Favorite Project
    Pen Pals
  • Favorite Activity
    Hip Hop