School Calendar
Saturday, March 28th

Sunday, March 29th

Jr. High Youth Rally - Dodge City Community College
Monday, March 30th

Confessions in SH Church • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday, March 31st

Pre-Enrollment Packets Due for Guaranteed Space
All School Mass • 8:10am - 9:10am
Track @SW Heights(Kismet), 3pm • 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday, April 1st

Incoming Kindergarten Open House April 9 PDF Print E-mail

Kindergarten Open House at SHCS

As you consider your child's Kindergarten plans for next year you don't want to miss the Sacred Heart Kindergarten Open House on April 9 at 6 p.m. in the Kindergarten room.
At the open house you'll learn about Sacred Heart's mission for your child and family. You'll also learn about the curriculum. Of course there'll be a chance to ask questions and get answers directly from the teachers and principal.
This is for incoming families or even families who are just curious. All are welcome! The meeting is around 30 minutes with time to tour the school afterwards.
Casa Abierta de Kindergarten SHCS
Al considerar los planes de kindergarten para su hijo para el próximo año no se querrá perder el evento de Casa Abierta Kindergarten SHCS el 9 de abril a las 6 p.m. en la sala de Kindergarten.
En la junta usted aprenderá acerca de la misión del Sagrado Corazón para su hijo y familia. Usted también aprenderá sobre el plan de estudios. Por supuesto que habrá una oportunidad de hacer preguntas y obtener respuestas directamente de los maestros y el director.
Esto es para las familias entrantes o incluso familias que son simplemente curiosos. ¡Todos son bienvenidos! La junta es de alrededor de 30 minutos con tiempo para recorrer la escuela después.



Sacred Heart is Searching for a New Principal PDF Print E-mail
PK-8th grade Principal wanted to lead our beloved Sacred Heart Cathedral Catholic School in Dodge City!
Successful applicants will possess or be able to obtain a Kansas building leadership license. School administrative experience preferred but not required. Bilingual skills English/Spanish strongly recommended.
Most importantly, the successful candidate will have a heart for Catholic schools and the students and families they serve. The close-knit and hardworking staff of 30 teachers, paraprofessionals, secretaries and maintenance people are waiting to support the right leader in carrying Sacred Heart into its second century of providing Catholic education to the Dodge City area. Candidate must be a practicing Catholic.
Competitive salary commensurate with education and experience. Many benefits paid by employer including health insurance, retirement, and life insurance. Additional perks include tuition discount for employee's children and free lunches. Principal is assisted by a part-time Activities Director and two secretaries.
12-month contract begins July 1, 2015.
For More Information
To Apply
Submit a cover letter, resumé, and three references to Fr. Wesley Schawe at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . If selected for an interview college transcripts may be requested. Deadline for applications are April 2, 2015.
More About Our Community and School
Sacred Heart Cathedral Catholic School is a PreK-8th grade school located in a historic building in historic downtown Dodge City, KS (pop. 30,000).  Dodge City is a booming small city with many unique and interesting attractions, including Boot Hill Museum and the United Wireless Arena.  Sacred Heart is the parish school of the beautiful Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe in the Diocese of Dodge City.  Our school prides itself on a family atmosphere where students, parents, and teachers learn, work, worship, and play together.  Our enrollment of 196 students (Kind-8th) offers small class sizes and individual attention.  Uniform dress code adds to the overall structure and organization of the school. Students in grades 7th-8th are able to participate in numerous extracurricular activities such as football, volleyball, basketball, track, scholar's bowl, cheerleading, drill team, and speech competitions.  Students attend Mass twice a week and participate in the sacraments frequently.  Come learn more about our family!
Enrollment Materials for 2015-16 PDF Print E-mail

Click here to download printable enrollment forms for the 2015-16 school year (En Español también). Included is the enrollment and tuition agreement forms. Along with the $50 enrollment fee these are all that's needed to get the enrollment process started for your child!

SHCS Curriculum Outline PDF Print E-mail

Sacred Heart's mission is to teach, govern and sanctify the whole child - mind, body and soul. It is also our firm belief that parents are the first teachers of their children. To that end, parents must have a basic understanding of what their children are learning in school. Check out the Sacred Heart Curriculum Outline to see what each grade learns. We hope this tool allows parents and school to work together closely in bringing out the great potential that God has placed in each child.


Latest Edition of Cougar News is Here! PDF Print E-mail

Click on the link below to read the latest edition of Cougar News! If you know someone who would like to receive Cougar News in the mail or by email, just let us know at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call the office at 227-6532.  Also, if you know of any happenings that might be of interest to our Sacred Heart community, let us know!

¡Haga click en el enlace de abajo para leer la edición actual de Cougar News! (Sólo algunas partes son traducidas) Si Ud. conoce a alguien que le gustaría recibir Cougar News en el correo o por correo electrónico, comuníquese en This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it o llame a la oficina a los 227-6532.  ¡También, si Ud. sabe de algunos sucesos de interés para nuestra comunidad Sacred Heart, comuníquese con nosotros!

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Sacred Heart Catholic School
905 Central
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 227-6532


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