Sacred Heart CV Academy, St Peter's Avenue, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 1BL

01422 831360

Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Academy

'A community rooted in Love, growing in Faith and Truth. Learning with Christ in our hearts.'

We are proud to work with all the Catholic schools across our two local authority areas, particularly as the Trust grows and benefits from the expertise and knowledge that other schools joining in the future will bring.

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 First Sacraments

If you cannot make the sessions at our school for your child's preparation please let us know which other school you will be attending so we can ensure they have resources for you.  Thank you!

Our Staff Sacraments Team will be leading the sessions, supported by you, to help your child prepare for the Sacrament they will be receiving.



Reconciliation 2024

Reconciliation for our Year 3 children will take place on

Saturday 16th March 2024 at 10am

at St. Bernards Church

The preparation meetings for the children and a parent/carer at our school are led by Mrs Skwarek are all on Thursdays:

25th Jan

8th Feb

22nd Feb

7th March



First Holy Communion 2024

First Holy Communion for our Year 4 children will take place on

Sunday 19th May 2024

and will be at our own church 

Sacred Heart and St. Patricks

at 11am.

The preparation meetings for the children and a parent/carer at our school are led by Miss Chapman are all on Thursdays:

18th April

Wednesday 1st May

9th May

16th May


Confirmation 2024

Confirmation for our Year 6 children will be on

Thursday 7th March 2024

and will be celebrated by Bishop Marcus at 

St Mary's Church, Halifax at 7pm.

There will be a rehearsal on

Thursday 29th February

at St Mary's Church Halifax at 7pm.

The preparation meetings for the children and a parent/carer at our school are led by Mrs Hutchings and are all on Thursdays:

16th November 

30th November

14th December

11th January

25th January

8th February

Please note there will be NO sessions held at St Patrick's Elland for Confirmation.