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.


SHC Sports Day - Monday 2 March

Get prepared for a spectacular day of SHC athletics on Monday.  Earn House points for participation and results.  More information here.

Week 3 Newsletter


Caring Host Families

This year Tezukayama Gakuin JHS Osaka Japan will be bringing 40 students to Sacred Heart College.

We are looking for 20 host families (2 students per family) who can provide a kind and caring host family experience. The girls can share a bedroom together but not a bed. The students attend classes in school and go on various organised sightseeing trips. Payment to host families would be $925.

Please contact Michelle Te Kata, Homestay Manager, for more information at tekatam (@) sacredheartcollege.school.nz.

Ordering Netball Dress and SHC Hoodie

The Netball dress and hoodie are ordered direct from Club Gear - link here

Pre-orders for the Netball dress are open from 17 February (check sizing at Sports Office)

Pre-orders for the red SHC hoodie open 30 March to 19 April (check sizing at the Uniform Shop).

NCEA Results

We are delighted with our 2019 results in all 3 NCEA levels. We are well above both the National and Decile 7 school averages at all levels.  We have also had an increase in the number of merit and excellence endorsements gained at both Level 1 and Level 2. 

150 students received an endorsement and these students were acknowledged at our first school assembly. We are very proud of these students' efforts – Mana Matauranga at its best!    Click here for a list of the students attaining merit and excellence endorsements.

Guide to BYOD devices

Click HERE to access PB Technologies offers. See the flyer for your special code.

PB Technologies Flyer CLICK HERE 

School Leaders 2020

Congratulations to our leaders for 2020.   Head Girl is Neve Te One, and Deputy Head Girl, Jasmine Robinson.  The full list of leaders, house captains and house leaders can be found here.

What's on ...

Monday 24 February

10.45am - L2 BIO Rocky Shore Trip
1.30pm - Kapa Haka (PAC)
5.30pm - German Fundraising Meeting

Tuesday 25 February

Shrove Tuesday - Vinnies Fundraiser
8.45am - Music Workshops
8.45am - Special Olympics Athletics Volunteering

Wednesday 26 February

Ash Wednesday
1.30pm - Music Workshops
3.30pm - Māori Achieve (Atawhai)
3.30pm - Study & Homework Club (Library)
7.00pm - Board of Trustees Meeting (Library)
- CSW Senior Touch Qualifying Tournament
- Softball Starts

Thursday 27 February

7.40am - Careers with Coding
8.45am - Music Workshops
8.45am - Sport Academy
3.30pm - Big Sister (Library)

Friday 28 February

Mufti Day & Sausage Sizzle for Relay for Life
8.45am - DOE Silver Qualifying Expedition
1.30am - Music Workshops
- Get prepared for SHC Athletic Sports on Monday

Saturday 29 February

- DOE Silver Qualifying Expedition

Sunday 1 March

- DOE Silver Qualifying Expedition

Looking ahead ...

Monday 2 March

Athletic Sports Day - House Event