Fast Facts

School System Fast Facts

Schools in System: Bishop Heelan High School, Holy Cross School, 
Mater Dei School, Sacred Heart School, affiliated with 4 Parishes
: Our Catholic schools united in 1998
School: A New High School has opened. A gym is under construction for opening in Fall, 2019.
PK-12 Enrollment:1,600
Curriculum: Iowa Core Catholic Curriculum Model
High School Curriculum:College Prep with Advanced Placement Courses
Graduation Rate:100%
2019 Graduates:119 Graduates
Average ACT Class of 2018: 24
FaithEnrollment of Catholic and other faiths
Diversity: 25% Minorities

Our Schools Grade Levels:
Bishop Heelan High School, Grades 9-12
Holy Cross School, Grades PK-8
Mater Dei PK,TK-8
Sacred Heart School, PK-8
Preschools: 3

2018 High School Graduates
• 2 National Merit Finalists and a Semi-Finalist
• 95% going onto college, 82% to four year colleges and universities
• 84% took online college credit courses
• 52% received Silver Cord community service honors
• $12.3 million in scholarship awards offered to graduates
• Graduates attending 51 different colleges and universities
• 17 Students 2018 and 2017 serving their country in ROTC, Full Time Military or the Guard/Reserves
• Quiz Bowl State Champions

• Girls Soccer State Champion Runner-up
• Girls Volleyball to State
• Cross Country to State
• Track athletes to State
• Baseball to State
• Winning Seasons: Football, Basketball, Wrestling, Boys Soccer, Girls Basketball, Softball

Accreditations and Memberships
 Diocese of Sioux City
 North Central Accreditation
 Iowa Department of Education
 National Catholic Education Association
 Iowa High School Athletic Association
 Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union
 Iowa High School Music Association
 Iowa High School Speech Association