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Enrichment & Education

Enrichment & Education

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  • Burgundy & Books

    Former SHS English teacher Connie Solari takes book club enthusiasts on a guided odyssey through literary classics,modern novels, and great discussion over wine.

    Past featured books include:

    Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh
    All the Light I Cannot See, Anthony Doerr
    A Month in the Country, J.L. Carr
  • Common Ground Speaker Series

    SHS is part of the consortia that hosts this speaker series, which features distinguished speakers in education, parenting and health at area school campuses.

    For a full list of the Common Ground Speaker Series' current season, click here.

    Next up:
    John Raley, MD, "The Brain-Fitness Connection"
    Mar. 15, 7p.m. @ St. Matthew's Episcopal School, San Mateo
    Mar. 16, 9a.m. @ Trinity School, Menlo Park
    Mar. 16, 7p.m. @ Bellarmine Prep, San Jose

  • Community Conversations

    Community Conversations - Enriching Dialogue
    The goal is to inspire educationally relevant conversations within the Sacred Heart parent community.  Learn within the 5 goals of a Sacred Heart education to create a safe and lively learning environment. 
    More info >>
  • Faculty Lectures

    Led by SHS faculty both old and new, lecture topics will range across disciplines and academic specialties.

    Next up:
    Janet Whitchurch, "The Salinas River - Running North & Underground"
    An exploration of art and experience
    Mar. 3, 7p.m. @ Otto Library, Main Building, SHS campus

Upcoming Events

List of 9 events.

  • Family Mass

    Johnson Performing Arts Center - Ravi Family Assembly Hall - 105
  • Alumni Community Service

    Alumni Community Service on National Philanthropy Day
    Organizing Food Donations
    6pm-7:30pm, Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Help organize and evenly distribute food donations for local families in need to support Saint Vincent de Paul's*.  Food donations encouraged.
    Lower & Middle Schools gym - Emilie Avenue entrance, next to Spieker Pavilion
    Sandwich and Dessert Preparation
    6pm-7:30pm, Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Help make sandwiches and desserts for Street Life Ministries**.
    Lower & Middle Schools gym - Emilie Avenue entrance, next to Spieker Pavilion
    Serving Meals for Street Church - Advance Sign Up Required via
    7:45pm-9:15pm, Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Serve meals to members of Street Life Ministries**.
    Off Campus
    *Saint Vincent de Paul's Food Collection & Organization - For the last 20+ years Sacred Heart Schools, Atherton (SHS) has partnered with St. Vincent de Paul (SVdP) during Thanksgiving. SVdP connects families in our community that need support during difficult times.  The SHS faculty, staff, preschool, kindergarten, Lower and Middle Schools students bring in assigned food items to make 40 delicious Thanksgiving meal baskets.

    **Street Life Ministries - SHS works with Street Life Ministry each month.  The central expression of Street Life Ministries happen in weekly gatherings called Street Church where a hot meal (prepared off-site) is provided by volunteers and served after a brief personal testimony or reflection on scripture from one of the leaders.

    To learn more or to sign-up for our annual Alumni Association community service activity, please contact Shannon Melinauskas, manager of alumni and past parent engagement, at
    Spieker Pavilion - Parisi Cafeteria - 602
  • PALs Holiday Social

    Rich Dioli looks forward to celebrating Christmas cheer with our Parents of Alumni (PALs) in the Main Building at Sacred Heart Schools, Atherton.
  • Drinks on Dioli - Happy Hour

    Join Mr. Dioli and your SHS Alumni community for Happy Hour and holiday cheer!
    Contact Alumni Engagment Manager Shannon Melinauskas with questions and to RSVP at
    Whitechapel 600 Polk St., SF, CA
  • A Night at the San Francisco Opera with Connie Solari

    Join Connie Solari and fellow SHS Alumni for an old SHP tradition - A night at the San Francisco Opera for Turandot.
    Limited group rate tickets are available for $54.00 per person.  Contact Alumni Engagement Manager Shannon Melinauskas at 650.454.8394 or for more information.
    San Francisco War Memorial & Performing Arts Center, 301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA
  • Family Mass for Christmas

    Johnson Performing Arts Center - Ravi Family Assembly Hall - 105
  • Alumni Association Meeting

    All alumni welcome.  Get Informed, Involved and Invested.
    Main Building Conference Room, 1st Floor
  • Burgundy & Books

    Alumni and Parents of Alumni are welcome to Burgundy & Books with Connie Solari.
    Main Building Heritage Room, 1st Fl.
  • Family Mass

    Homer Science Center - Harman Auditorium - 122
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Founded by the Society of the Sacred Heart, SHS is a Catholic, independent, co-ed day school for students in preschool through grade 12