According to the Archdiocese of Portland’s Constitution for School Advisory Councils, the “purpose of the Advisory Council shall be to provide policy direction for program needs of the school, especially in Planning, Finance and Development; to promote the implementation of said policies; and to insure that all local policies are in accord with the intent and spirit of the policies established for the Catholic schools of the Archdiocese of Portland.”
This year’s SAC members:
School Advisory Council Members: Lisa Dobson, Chuck Janes, Patrick Fox, Sarah Ashby, Rebecca McNamee, Maureen Swift, Alfredo Gallegos, Esmeralda Angulo and Shelley Hovelman. Fr. Kelly, Marie Chandler and Shirley Kennedy are ex officio members.
~ Our Catholic identity is our greatest strength
~ We believe that all persons are children of God and deserving of respect and love
~ We are good financial stewards so that Sacred Heart will persevere for generations to come
~ We are a community of partners with our parents, parishioners, and civic community
~ We strive for academic excellence.
Sacred Heart Catholic School affirms parents as the primary teachers of their children. As facilitators, we seek to serve the children of Sacred Heart in providing an excellent education grounded in Catholic principles, morals and values to prepare students for life long learning. Our curriculum is designed for the education of the whole Christian person providing a student-center environment in which each child’s unique gifts are developed to full individual potential, academically, spiritually, physically, culturally and emotionally.