Independent, Catholic, Elementary. Kindergarten through Eighth Grade. Since 1876, a Chicago landmark on Lake Michigan. Sacred Heart Schools enroll 670 day students. Ppart of a Network of 150 Sacred Heart Schools in 30 countries. Kindergarten is coeducational; in Grades 1-8, girls attend The Academy, and boys attend Hardey Prep. Computers and French begin in Kindergarten , and Spanish begins in Middle School. Sacred Heart Schools are dedicated to a values-based program concerned with the education of the whole child.