Life in the boarding hall is a priceless opportunity for you to experience dynamic cultural exchange and develop life-long friendships with young women from across the globe.
Residential Life Curriculum
Our residential life curriculum is designed to nurture the lives of our boarding students, with a focus on four key areas: community, spirituality, education and awareness, and leadership. All activities, outings and events are intended to contribute to the goals of the curriculum. We enthusiastically invite day students, faculty and staff to participate in the exciting life of the boarding hall.
Read more about each foundational component of our boarding curriculum!
Your days at Flintridge Sacred Heart will be action-packed! At the same time, you’ll have down time to hang out with friends and build a community with your fellow classmates.
Take a closer look at what a day in the life of our current students looks like:
Wake-up with some fun music, remind my roommates not to oversleep
Present your completed Arduino prototype in Mr. Buxman's engineering class
Learn some new hip hop moves in dance class
Enjoy a laugh during break
Hang out in a lunch meeting for Science & Environmental Club
Head to office hours for help with English from Ms. Wilkinson
Off to tennis practice
Community dinner with my dorm family
Go for a walk and enjoy the view with friends around campus after dinner
Second study—working with a study group to finish my Spanish presentation
Catching a flick at "The Landing" for #TBT movie night
Get one last hug from your friend!
Local Area Guide
Best Places to Visit According to Our Boarding Students
Southern California is lively and full of culture! With easy access to city destinations, beaches, mountains, and the desert, our students can have any type of experience they dream of. If you're visiting campus, we encourage you to explore some of our boarding students' favorite destinations. Be warned, you might fall in love with the place!
Gardens, Parks & Beaches
Our boarding students love getting outdoors! We make regular trips to a variety of gardens, parks and beaches throughout Los Angeles County. Here are a few our favorite destinations.
for apple picking
to see the
Camping at and
With 230+ museums in Los Angeles, you're bound to find a few of interest. Here are some of our favorite museum destinations for learning about and discovering new artists.
While we can always eat on campus, it's also awesome to head down the Hill for some boba, Starbucks or a visit to Urth Cafe.
is a definite favorite
in Monterey Park
We love dining at the because of the many options
Sometimes we just want a coffee or latte from
is our favorite place to get boba
Shopping can be a fun excursion off campus to find a new outfit to wear to one of our community dinners or just a quick jaunt for some basics like toothpaste.
In the nearby city of Arcadia, lies the mall, a typical weekend destination.
Perhaps the most famous two-mile stretch in all of Beverly Hills, we enjoy a trip to .
We love the charm of , not to mention the ample dining and shopping options!
Sometimes a trip to the local is in order for some laundry soap or other basics.
Places like Disneyland, Universal Studios and the Rose Bowl are iconic Los Angeles area destinations and we love living here so we can take full advantage.
The , viewable from campus, is a perfect destination for concerts, from Coldplay to Beyoncé, not to mention the largest flea market in the Los Angeles area.
Day or Weekend Trips
Longer day or weekend get-away trips are perfect opportunities for us to build friendships with each other, plus it's fun to get out of the city and explore a little further away from home!
is a frequent destination for boarding council retreats
Santa Monica for the and a stop at for dinner
for a bonfire, s’mores and more!
Downtown Los Angeles to , and
Los Angeles Tourism Links
Here are some helpful links to learn more about the Los Angeles area.
FLINTRIDGE SACRED HEART
440 St. Katherine Drive La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011 626-685-8300
Flintridge Sacred Heart, a Catholic, Dominican, independent, college-preparatory, day and boarding school, educates young women for a life of faith, integrity, and truth.
Flintridge Sacred Heart admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid, and athletic and other school-administered programs.