Family Events

Catholic Schools Week

Catholic Schools Week is usually the last week of January in celebration of Catholic education nationwide. A new theme is chosen each year. Teachers, staff, students, and parents celebrate the theme and Catholic education with special assemblies, breakfasts, and school-wide activities. The Educational Enrichment Committee assists the teachers and staff in preparation of this week.
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Gingerbread House Building

During this December event, graham crackers, icing, ice cream cones, and dozens of snacks and candies of every size, shape, and color are used to construct gingerbread houses. Help is needed for preparation, set up, and clean up. Call the school office for chairperson contact information.
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International Connections

Join this group to meet families who are interested in international culture. Local and international families are paired together and they plan times to meet or ways to get to know each other. This can be a wonderful experience for everyone. Call the school office for chairperson contact information or email
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Kennywood Day

Reduced price ride-all-day tickets are sold in April for the Sacred Heart Kennywood Day, scheduled in late May or early June. Tickets can also be used any weekday throughout the summer.
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Scholastic Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair is usually in the fall. Parents can visit and purchase paperback and hardcover titles at parent-teacher conferences and on the weekend; students visit the Book Fair with their classes. Parent volunteers help staff the fair, and proceeds go to the school library.
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Sacred Heart Elementary School  |  325 Emerson Street  |  Pittsburgh, PA  |  15206  |  (412) 441-1582  |