Box 10, 3900 Arthur Drive, Delta BC V4K 3N5
1 604-946-2611

About SHS

 

For an in-depth look at the history of the school watch the video below.  
Produced by a former student, Asha Mior.  

 


33

1944

The Sisters of Notre Dame started the school in the Augustinian Monastery with 27 pupils in Grade 1 to 9.

32

1951

Enrollment reached 100 pupils.

31

1958

A new School consisting of four classrooms for Grades 1 to 8 was built under the direction of Father Othmar and the labor of parishioners and Army Personnel. The auditorium was added and was also used as a church.

30

1970

A new classroom was added to the auditorium.

29

1975

A Kindergarten class was added

28

1978

A new room for Kindergarten was built allowing one classroom per grade

27

1979

An Adventure Playground was constructed by parents volunteers.

26

1980

A School Library was constructed at the back of the stage in the auditorium.

25

1982

Two new classrooms were added to the main buildings. A Learning Assistance room and Staff room were built and a Learning Assistance program started.

24

1983

A larger Kindergarten room was built. P.E. change rooms were added. A new Staff room was built in the old Kindergarten room. P.R.E.P. coordinator and Principal each received an office

23

1984

The 40th Anniversary of the School. A School Choir is formed.

22

1985

Public Address System Installed Uniforms introduced.

21

1986

Additional equipment for the Adventure Playground was added.

20

1988

Portable purchased for Grade 7. Library moved into former Grade Seven room. Computers Placed in former Library area. Family Groupings started.

19

1989

New windows installed east and west side of the classroom wing. Computer Programs Developed. Enrichment Program began. School Offices renovated to provide a separate Principal's office. Adventure playground renovated and new equipment added. Odyssey of the Mind. Whole Language approach in Kindergarten to Grade 3.

18

1992

Farewell to School Sisters of Notre Dame. Teacher-Librarian hired. Addition of Portables. Building Project initiated - 3 small Kindergarten classes established. New Computers purchased. Computer teacher hired. Two Grade 1 classes.

17

1997

Expansion continues. (two Grade 2 classes)

16

1998

Expansion continues (two Grade 3 classes) Construction of new building begins.

15

1999

Expansion continues (two Grade 4 classes) move into new building. September - New School Opening

14

2001

The school has 15 divisions and 375 students enrolled.

13

2002

The school has 16 divisions and 380 students enrolled. There are now 2 classes at each grade level from Kindergarten to Grade 7.

12

2003

Sacred Heart scored 1st overall in Delta on the FSA results for students in Grades 4 and 7 and placed 79th out of 813 elementary schools in the Province. Enrollment has reached the 400 mark.

11

2004

A school computer network takes shape with new servers and PC’s in the intermediate classrooms. Full time Kindergarten begins. and classrooms shuffled to accommodate a second Kindergarten class. Intermediate French class moves into an old Parish Centre classroom.

10

2006

Adventure Playground installed by parents volunteers.

9

2008

Computer Lab expansion.

8

2007

Athletics teams renamed from "Crusaders" to "Saints." The School adopts Google Apps for Education as a communication and productivity platform.

7

2010

International Student Program starts.

6

2012

iMacs purchased for the Computer Lab. Class-set of iPads purchased for classroom use.

5

2013

Interactive Whiteboards & Document cameras installed in every classroom. 30 more iPads purchased.

4

2014

New Servers support a thin client network in the classrooms. The sports field is purchased from the Augustinians.

About Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart Elementary is a Catholic Independent school serving the communities of Ladner and Tsawwassen in South Delta, BC.  With a beautiful campus, dedicated staff and a wide range of extracurricular activities, students in K-7 receive a well rounded education within a loving Christian environment.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Address
Box 10, 3900 Arthur Drive Delta, BC, V4K 3N5
Phone
1 604-946-2611
Mail
office@shsdelta.org

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