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Who We Are

Sacred Heart College is a Catholic Integrated Girls College in Lower Hutt, New Zealand, providing secondary education from Year 9 to Year 13.

Sacred Heart College holds traditional values where excellence is pursued and celebrated within a caring and Christian atmosphere.

Sacred Heart College holds high expectations of Academic success and also offers a wide range of sporting and cultural opportunities.

Mission Statement

Sacred Heart College inspires each student to reach her full potential through an education built on Gospel values, while providing opportunities for leadership and continuing excellence in her chosen pursuits.


Teacher Only Day – Monday 18 November 2019

Dear Parents and Caregivers

There will be a professional learning and development meeting for all staff on Monday 18 November.

The school will be closed for instruction for Year 9 and 10 students on this day.  Parents are asked to make alternate arrangements for their daughter/s.

NCEA exams continue as normal.

We appreciate the support of parents and the community with regard to our staff being given the opportunity to engage in this professional learning and development.

Warm regards
Babette Moehricke
Acting Principal

November Newsletter


Senior Academic Awards 2019

5 Nov  Last night we celebrated the achievements of our senior students at our 2019 Academic Awards, and farewelled our Year 13s as they head off to their exams.

We are thrilled to announce Anna Duthie-Jung as Sacred Heart College Dux for 2019, and Tanmeet Singh as Proxime Accessit to the Dux.

Anna Duthie-Jung
2019 Dux
Tanmeet Singh
2019 Proxime Accessit to the Dux


SHC 2019 Yearbook Pre-orders

The 2019 Yearbook is available by pre-order.  Pre-order and payment must be made before Monday 11 November.  Extra copies will not be printed.

More information is on the order form.  Collect your form from the school office or click here.

Tokelauan Language Week

1 Nov  Thank you to our Tokelau students for creating a wonderful display in the Lawson Foyer this week in celebration of Tokelauan Language Week.

Hutt City Youth Council Award

Congratulations to Sorcha Stempa 13CD who was awarded the Embracing Diversity award at the recent Hutt City Youth Awards ceremony.  Sorcha was acknowledged for her commitment to the LGBT youth community.

Pictured (L-R): Tesh Kells, Sorcha Stempa, Chris Bishop MP


Wellington Speaking Union Competition Winner

25 Oct  Congratulations to Krisha Raju (10DT) who last night won the Dunsheath Plate Junior Speech Competition .  The competition is run by the Wellington Speaking Union.

Caring host families for 2020

With an increasing number of international students, Sacred Heart College requires caring host families for 2020.

Host families are needed from Sunday 9 March 2020 to Saturday 21 March 2020.

Hosting an international student is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about other cultures and forge life-long relationships between families.  Payment per week is $270.

For more information regarding the expectations and requirements please email tekatam@sacredheartcollege.school.nz.

Michelle Te Kata, Homestay Manager

2020 Term Dates


  • 2020 music lesson enrolments are now open for all year levels
  • 2020 musical group membership enrolment open
  • 2020 musical instrument hire registration open

Click here for links to registration/enrolment forms and information on deadlines.

This week ...

Monday, 18 November

NCEA Exams
Teacher Only Day
No Yr 9/10 students at school today

Tuesday, 19 November

NCEA Exams

Wednesday, 20 November

NCEA Exams
Year 10 Exams
9.00am - CSW Junior Tennis Champs
9.00am - CSW Junior Ki-o-Rahi
3.30pm - Māori Achieve

Thursday, 21 November

NCEA Exams
Year 10 Exams
Year 9 Camp

Friday, 22 November

NCEA Exams
Year 10 Exams
Year 9 Camp

Saturday, 23 November

Sunday, 24 November