The Sacred Heart Preparatory School is a private Catholic school, which provides education to more than 400 students in grades nine through 12. It offers a curriculum that includes religious studies, mathematics, English, science, history and physical education. It also offers classes in French, Spanish and Latin. The school s fine arts department offers art, sculpture, ceramics, photography, choir, drama, jazz ensemble and dance. The various amenities provided to students include a gymnasium, tennis courts, a library and a swimming pool. The school is a part of the Sacred Heart Schools, which also operates the St. Joseph s School of the Sacred Heart and St. Joseph s School of the Sacred Heart Preschool and Kindergarten. The school was established in 1898, and is located in Atherton, Calif.