Sacred Heart Church

Sacred Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Parish

272 North Rodriguez Street, Nogales, Arizona 85621-2616

 Parish Office (520) 287-9221
Fax (520) 341-3507
Religious Education Office (520) 397-0963
School (520) 287-2223

A Parish in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tucson

Sacred Heart Parish in Nogales, Arizona was established as a parish in 1897 from Sacred Heart Parish in Tombstone, Arizona. Sacred Heart Parish has served the spiritual and material needs of the people of Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Sonora for over one hundred and twenty-two years. It continues to be our mission to proclaim the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ and work tirelessly to established His Kingdom in this world. We do by seeking to love the Lord God Almighty we all our heart, soul, mind and strength and to love and serve our neighbor.

Sacred Heart Catholic School

Sacred Heart Catholic School is our parish school Preschool through 8th Grade school serving the greater Nogales, Arizona area. Sacred Heart Catholic School is part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tucson, fully accredited by the Western Catholic Educational Association (WCEA), and is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA).

As a Catholic educational institution, our mission is to communicate knowledge, build character and impart the understanding that the strength of a people is founded in their family, community and church. The goal of an education at Sacred Heart Catholic School is to cross the boundaries of objective knowledge in order to create critical thinkers rooted in spirituality. The pillars of Sacred Heart Catholic School are faith formation and academic rigor.

Sacred Heart Catholic School is a hidden gem filled with the most amazing teachers, parents and students. Everyone that becomes a member of Sacred Heart Catholic School becomes a member of our family.

    Sacred Heart School Information
  • Office and Elementary School: 520-287-2223
  • Middle School: 520-287-0913
  • School Fax: 520-287-3373
  • School Email:
    Sacred Heart School Address
  • Elementary School: 
  • 207 W. Oak Street Nogales, AZ 85621
  • Middle School:
  • 120 W. Plum Street Nogales, AZ 85621
Mrs. Roxanne Teran, Principal Sacred Heart School

New Principal for Sacred Heart School

We welcome to Sacred Heart Parish and School our new principal:  Mrs. Roxanne Terán.  Mrs. Terán was hired on August 3, 2020 and will begin immediately to prepare for the coming school year, which will begin on September 8th (the Feast of the Birth of the Virgin Mary).  Mrs. Terán is a native of Nogales, Arizona and a lifelong parishioner of Sacred Heart Parish.

"I have been a dedicated educator for twenty six years working in Nogales, Arizona.   During the last sixteen years I have been a literacy and instructional coach for NUSD#1.   I have also taught college courses in Reading and Early Education for both Cochise College and Pima Community College as well as a course for the University of Arizona South.   I have extensive experience working with students and adults on many levels.  I am passionate about helping our children succeed and thrilled to bring my skills and resources as an educational leader to Sacred Heart Catholic School.  I know that having a successful school is dependent on a partnership between myself, teachers, parents, staff, and community members.  I look forward to working with you to meet our common goal." -- Mrs. Roxanne Terán.  

Let us pray for a successful school year under the leadership of Mrs. Terán. 

Nuevo Directora de la Escuela de Sagrado Corazón

Damos la bienvenida a la Parroquia y Escuela Sacred Heart a nuestra nueva directora: Sra. Roxanne Terán . La Sra. Terán fue contratada el 3 de agosto de 2020 y comenzará de inmediato a prepararse para el próximo año escolar, que comenzará el 8 de septiembre (la Fiesta del Nacimiento de la Virgen María). La Sra. Terán es nativa de Nogales, Arizona y feligrés de toda la vida de la parroquia del Sagrado Corazón.

"He sido un educador dedicado durante veintiséis años trabajando en Nogales, Arizona. Durante los últimos dieciséis años he sido un entrenador de alfabetización e instrucción para NUSD # 1. También he enseñado cursos universitarios en lectura y educación temprana para Cochise College y Pima Community College, así como un curso para la Universidad de Arizona South. Tengo una amplia experiencia trabajando con estudiantes y adultos en muchos niveles. Me apasiona ayudar a nuestros niños a tener éxito y me entusiasma poder llevar mis habilidades y recursos como líder educativo a Escuela Católica del Sagrado Corazón. Sé que tener una escuela exitosa depende de una asociación entre yo, los maestros, los padres, el personal y los miembros de la comunidad. Espero trabajar con ustedes para lograr nuestro objetivo común ". -- Sra. Roxanne Terán.

Oremos por un año escolar exitoso bajo el liderazgo de la Sra. Terán.