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

Welcome! Thank you for your interest in Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart.

Since 1858, we have been the leaders in girls’ education in the Chicago area. We are connected to a deep history of educating young women through our membership in the Sacred Heart Network. As a Sacred Heart school, Woodlands is connected to 25 schools in the United States and Canada and more than 150+ schools worldwide. Our students are bound to other Sacred Heart students on all continents.

Our entire community is thrilled to open our doors to you.  We invite you to come experience for yourself why Woodlands is an ideal place to learn and grow. The best way to get to know Woodlands is to witness our students in action by coming to visit campus.

The Admissions team at Woodlands are here to be your guide as you discover the unique opportunities and programs that we offer. We invite you to take the next step by completing our online inquiry form. Upon completing the inquiry form you will gain access to our online admission portal where you can complete the application process, sign up for admission events, and be connected to current students and parents.

We look forward to getting to know you and welcoming you home to Woodlands Academy.

The Admission Team