Sacred Heart

Catholic Voluntary Academy

Mere Close, Leicester, Leicestershire LE5 3HH

01162 624418


Parents Information


What happens during your child's day?

School opens at 8:50 in the morning

Playtime is at 11 am until 11:15

In KS1 and KS2, your child will take part in 3 lessons before lunch and 2 after lunch. 

Lunch varies for different year groups but mainly 12:15 to 1pm

The end of the school day is 3pm



Special Education Needs (SEN)

At Sacred Heartacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Academy, the Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator known as SENCO, is Mrs Alison James.

Contact details: 0116 2624418 or email

School Term Dates

Term dates for 2021-2022

Term dates for 2022 - 2023

Term dates for 2023-2024

Term dates for 2024-2025

Term dates for 2025-2026

Term dates for 2026-2027



What to do if you are not happy about something.


We hope that you are happy with the education our school provides for your child, but if you ever have any worries or concerns firstly see the class teacher or the phase leader for your child.

  • Mrs Rummery for F1 and F2
  • Ms Meehan or Mrs Sexton for Year 1 and Year 2
  • Mrs Lee or Mrs Southall for Year 3 and Year 4
  • Mrs Lee or Mrs Southall for Year 5 and Year 6

If you are still not happy with the response please see Mrs Hayles or Mrs James.

Mr Edward Hayes is our Chair of Governors.

All of the above can be contacted on the school telephone number or