The intention of Sacred Heart education is to address the whole person. You come as you are and are cared for with great love. The hope is to implant you a sacred love for yourself, to challenge you to be more honest, to lead you along the road of integrity.

- Life at the Sacred Heart

Woodlands at a Glance


  • 41 acre campus in the heart of Lake Forest.
  • Woodlands’ average class size is 10 students
  • Ratio of students to faculty is 4:1
  • 100% of Woodlands’ students earn admission to college
  • 12% of our students call a country outside of the U.S. home
  • 90% of full-time faculty members have a master’s degree or a doctorate
  • 70% of Woodlands’ students participate in at least one sport
  • 20% percent of our student body are live on campus as boarding students
  • 18 exchange partnerships with international Sacred Heart Network schools Global Exchange Program.