Press Room

The SHC Press Room highlights students, faculty and alumni who have been recognized for their talents and hard work.  For more information regarding an event posted, please contact

Emily Tom ’14 to Compete for Miss California Title

April 11, 2014 Emily Tom ’14, recently named Miss County of San Francisco, is slated to compete for the Miss California title this summer. At SHC, Emily excels in both academics and cocurricular activities. She performs in several SHC choirs including Concert, Jubilee, Chamber and Vocal Jazz. She was a featured... Read more

Annual Kiva Carnival Funds Microloans

April 02, 2014 For the second year in a row, SHC students have partnered with Kiva to fund microloans for those in need. San Francisco-based Kiva connects people around the world through lending to alleviate poverty. Kiva believes that providing safe, affordable access to capital to those in need helps people... Read more

Nate Ngo '06 Joins Portland Pilots Volleyball Staff

March 21, 2014 The University of Portland's first-year volleyball head coach Brent Crouch has completed his staff with the additions of assistants Nate Ngo '06 and Nellie Coleman. Most recently Ngo worked on the University of Nebraska women's volleyball staff, while Coleman has been a member of the U.S. National... Read more

Broadway Sends Message to SHC

March 21, 2014 Lin-Manuel Miranda, writer and star of Tony-winning musical In the Heights, sent SHC’s spring musical cast and crew a special video message last week, encouraging them to break a leg and “tell the story.” Director of Drama Francine Torres-Kelly shares, “The creative team behind In the Heights is... Read more

Natalie Escobar '14 Featured in Catholic San Francisco

March 14, 2014 Natalie Escobar '14 is featured as this week's Senior Story in the Catholic San Francisco. As the SHC senior prepares to attend Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism in the fall, she shares with the Catholic her passion for storytelling and how her faith informs her development as a... Read more

SHC Hosts the San Francisco Summit

March 12, 2014 Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory has partnered with Educational Collaborators to host the San Francisco Summit featuring Google for Education on June 11 and 12, 2014. The summit is an open event focused on Google Apps for Education, Chromebooks, Google Earth, YouTube and many... Read more

IN THE HEIGHTS - Get Your Tickets Now!

March 10, 2014 This exhilarating musical tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York's Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner coffee shop is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. It's a... Read more

Fightin' Irish Basketball Teams Headed to CCS Open Division Playoffs

February 28, 2014 A year after sending both the boys and girls basketball teams to their respective State championship games, Sacred Heart Cathedral is primed for another set of deep runs into the postseason in 2014.  The girls varsity team (19-6) earned the top-seed in the CCS Open Division playoffs for the... Read more

SHC Welcomes New Director of Marketing & Communications

February 14, 2014 SHC is pleased to introduce a new member of our community, Michelle L. Forshner. Forshner joins SHC’s Office of the President as the Director of Communications & Marketing. Prior to joining SHC, Forshner served as Interim Director of Annual Giving at the Trust for Public Land where she was... Read more

ESPN highlights William Henneberry '48 and the 1951 USF Dons

February 07, 2014 William Henneberry '48 and the USF Class of 1951 will be featured in an ESPN special on February 9 at 4 pm highlighting the undefeated, untied, and uninvited team. The special will be reaired throughout the week on ESPNU and ESPN2, check for times here. To read more about Henneberry's... Read more