Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart

Catholic High School Entrance Exam Preparation Course

October 18 - November 8, 2014: 9 am - noon for 4 consecutive Saturdays 

This course familiarizes eighth grade girls with the content and structure of the examination and reviews mathematics, reading comprehension, grammar and vocabulary.  The cost is $100 and includes Peterson’s Catholic High School Entrance Exam Practice Book.


Mother-Daughter Book Club for Girls in Grades 4 and 5 or 6 and 7

Girls in Grades 4 and 5 (and mothers): 2-3:30 pm on October 19, December 7, February 22, May 3

Girls in Grades 6 and 7 (and mothers): 2-3:30 pm on November 2, January 11, March 1, April 26

Sue Reiser Daniels will be the 4th and 5th grade moderator.  Lyn Biniszkiewicz will be the 6th and 7th grade moderator.  This club is free, but enrollment is limited to ten girls for each club.


After School Science Club for Girls in Grades 5, 6, or 7 led by Melanie Whitney, SHA Biology Teacher

12 Mondays from 3:15-4:45 pm: October 27, November 17, December 8, January 5, January 26, February 9, March 2, March 16, March 30, April 13, May 11, May 18

This is a lab-based science club where girls will learn major concepts in science in a fun and engaging way.  The cost to participate is $125 per student which will include 12 sessions, lab materials, and a snack during each session.


Practice Entrance Exam for 7th graders

Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 9 am to 12 noon

This is a great opportunitiy to become familiar with the format of the Catholic High School Entrance Exam which will be offered to 8th graders in November 2015.  Girls will take all five sections in a test environment and receive detailed written results.  Practice test is open to 7th grade girls only.



June 29 - July 31, 2015          

Grades 5-8 (as of September, 2015) &
Registered SHA Freshwomen for 2015-2016

Each summer, SHA offers weeklong morning and afternoon half-day camps in a wide range of themes.  Camps are packed with interesting information, fun activities, engaging experiments, and adventurous field trips.  Summerspace is a great way to socialize with other girls who share similar interests.  Past themes include art, forensics, crafts, lacrosse, cheerleading, science, service camp, fit camp, digital art, volleyball, drama, and music.  A preparation course for the Catholic High School Entrance Examination and Leadership Camp are offered for girls entering eighth grade, only. 

  • Brochure to be posted in 2015


Sister Maria Pares' Basketball Camp

June 29 - July 3, 2015

July 13 - July 17, 2015

Grades 3-9 (as of September 2015)

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Sister Maria Pares, SHA varsity basketball coach and former head coach at Marquette University, teaches this fun camp for young basketball players.  Sessions are designed to develop skills and improve abilities, with an emphasis on fundamentals.  Each camper will play in basketball games at her ability level, and participate in other skill contests throughout the week.

  • Brochure to be posted in 2015

For an application to any of the above camps or workshops, please call the Admissions Office at 834-2101, ext. 311.