28 Nov 2019
Sacred Heart School Westport – Pope John Paul II Awards
Pope John Paul II Awards by Orla Mulloy (5th Year) When we were given the opportunity in to…Read More
In keeping with the spirit of the Foundress of Mercy Schools, Catherine McAuley, we show a special interest in the poor and disadvantaged.
This school was originally inspired by the vision of Catherine McAuley and the Mercy Sisters who are committed to the holistic development and achievement of the full potential of all students, particularly those who are disadvantaged or marginalised.
The Sacred Heart School was established in 1925. It operated as a boarding school for girls from the surrounding areas from 1925 – 1970. The boarding school closed in 1970 following the introduction of Free Transport. It has been in operation since then as an all-girls Secondary School.
Principals of the School from 1925 to 1971 were: