Celebrating Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne, a pioneer missionary of the Society of the Sacred Heart, who came to St. Charles, Missouri, from France and founded the first free school west of the Mississippi in September 1818.

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Network Schools Join Together in Bicentennial Prayer

In preparation for Saint Philippine Duchesne's Feast Day, all our 24 Network Schools have joined together to say the Bicentennial Prayer, and give us a gift from our schools to our schools and the Sacred Heart Family. 


PhilippinePrayerVideo_Final from Society of the Sacred Heart on Vimeo.


A special thanks to Alex Maegdlin, Director of Communications, and John Rodas, Associate Director of Marketing, at Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart, Lake Forest, IL for organizing and creating the film.