Any family can apply for financial assistance.

Since 1906, we have remain rooted in our Catholic tradition, and strived for academic excellence. None of this would be possible without you. 

Like almost everything, the cost of education continues to rise: increased teacher salaries and benefits and the cost of textbooks and consumable materials rise yearly. Beyond seeking to keep Catholic Tuition rates affordable, we can recommend the following resources, scholarships, grants, and subsidies.

All families must first apply for either the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship or the Family Empowerment Scholarship for Educational Options before being considered for additional grants. For families who still have a demonstrated financial need, you may request additional information about other grant or scholarship options.


Step-Up for Students

All families are eligible to apply for the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship and Family Empowerment Scholarship for Educational Options through This program expands eligibility for all K-12 students, regardless of household income. It is an education savings account, or “ESA,” allowing families more flexibility in how they invest in their children’s education. For families who will use the scholarship for full-time private school tuition and fees, parents/guardians must agree to have their Scholarship Funding Organization, or “SFO,” commit scholarship funds on behalf of their students before using ESA funds for other authorized uses of program funds.

Florida AAA

The Florida AAA Scholarship program is oriented to provide economic and other assistance to economically-disadvantaged families and families with disabled students. 

AAA awards income-based scholarships to eligible students from eligible households to help them attend an eligible private school of their choice. These scholarships assist economically-disadvantaged families pay for tuition and fees, where applicable. AAA also awards disability-based scholarships which assist students with certain disabilities afford to access the educational settings that best fit their learning-needs.

our Catholic identity

We are first and foremost a Catholic school, committed to the holistic education of our students. Located in an older, established – but changing – neighborhood, Sacred Heart Cathedral School serves the educational needs of our own parish children as well as many from other parishes, and some non-Catholics.

For over 100 years, Sacred Heart School has maintained its quality of education and Christian standards. Explore the difference of a Catholic education.

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