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Sacred Heart Academy School Board

The Board has the responsibility to:

  • insure that the mission statement of Sacred Heart Academy is followed and implemented to the fullest extent possible;
  • be aware of and support a School Improvement Plan and planning process;
  • assist the Pastor in overseeing the overall operations of Sacred Heart Academy;
  • develop and recommend policies that shall govern Sacred Heart Academy;
  • develop, recommend and monitor the annual budget;
  • recommend to the Pastor the hiring and firing of the principal and assistant principals;
  • participate in the annual review of the principal and assistant principals as requested by the Pastor;
  • represent Sacred Heart Academy together with the Pastor, Principal and Assistant Principals in school, parish and community matters, concerns and functions;
  • adopt and review by-laws every three years or as needed.

School Board Meetings

Meetings are normally held the 2nd Monday night of each month (except for July) at 5:30 p.m. in the High School Library. Please contact Paul Bigard by phone at 989-773-8118 or email at paul@paulbigard.com for more information.

School Board Positions

Potential Board Members must be adult, registered, practicing members of the Sacred Heart Parish. This means attending masses on a regular basis and contribution financially to the Parish a minimum of $520 annually. They must be in good standing with the Academy with no outstanding account balances (ie: tuition, latchkey, fees, etc.) Potential Board Members are also expected to share their time and talents with the Parish and Academy and encourage their children to be involved in liturgical ministries and sacraments. Board terms begin July 1 and run 3 years. A maximum of 2 consecutive terms may be served. Nominating petitions may be picked up in the Admin office during regular business hours. The petition must be completed and have signatures of 15 registered Parish members. Signed petitions are due back in the office on the 2nd Friday of April with elections held the first full weekend in May.

School Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes are posted in RenWeb under Resource Documents

School Board By Laws

Click here for School Board By Laws