Sacred Heart Catholic School in Winnetka, IL mission is to provide an exemplary Catholic, faith-based and competitive education within a close-knit, loving community.


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The One Minute Message that has highlights of the podcast:

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Please call the school to set up a tour and mention you listened to the podcast:  847-446-0005

Click here for the school website.  Here is a photo collage of the guests on the radio show during the day of the recording.  Find us on Facebook for more photos.


Guests on the show in order of appearance include:

  1. Father Steve Lanza, SH Pastor
  2. Kristen Fink, SH School Principal
  3. Laura Wettersten, Kindergarten Teacher/Early Childhood Coordinator
  4. Jules Ainsworth, Current Parent
  5. Colleen Meyers, Current Parent/Alumna Student
  6. Sara Sullivan, Current Parent, Realtor
  7. Therese Romano, Former Parent/Alumna Student
  8. Tim Drehkoff, Current Parent/Alumna Student
  9. Kevin Lynch, Current Parent/Financial Planner

(Game show adults, all Current Parents:)

John Hexamer
Tricia Schario
Mindi Craddock
Brian Brunhofer
We are the Champions SHW
A big thank you to Mindi Craddock, Director of Stewardship for the Parish and Director of Marketing and Communications for the school. She helped to coordinate this show and provided the excellent photo collage, among many other things.  And another big thanks to Annie Danstrom, Head Administrative Assistant for the school website updates. We appreciate the students on the game show who were selected to be guests on the show to help promote their school!  You are the Champions!

For resources on how to help afford a Catholic School click here. This radio show is sponsored and hosted by:

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Click here for articles written by Bill McNamee about his impressions of some of the schools while he hosted their radio show. Here is the direct link to his article about Sacred Heart school.

Click here for our Facebook page to learn more about the broadcasts on the radio.  We also share more tips on affordability and family life.

We’d love to hear from you!   Only have a second?  Listen to our promo clip.  Please “like” and “share” this beautiful blog post with a friend to help encourage another family. (The comment button is found in the upper right corner of this podcast.)

The Radio stations and Live streaming

You can listen to the broadcast on the air anywhere you have internet-  from your computer, smart phone, or tablets. This school’s radio show 1st broadcast was in October 2015.  The second  series of broadcast weekends will be August 6/7th and August 27/28th, 2016.   Follow us on Facebook  for valuable tips & to keep informed of future broadcast reminders.

Saturdays 11:00 – 12:00 pm moon

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KCRD 98.3 FM
Aquinas Communications Radio Network
An affiliate of EWTN and Relevant Radio – a Global Catholic Radio Network
Click here for Live streaming  They have a new free mobile app.
Dubuque, Iowa

Sundays 9 – 10 a.m.

WONC- FM 89.1        Click here for more information about this radio station.13001135_10154164567174172_2791310106711964384_n
Click here for Live streaming

North Central College
Naperville, IL

iHeartRadio  link found on the WONC station.

For more information on housing in the area near the school, contact:

Sara Sullivan
Title: Broker Associate (847) 525-1905

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851 Spruce Street, Winnetka, IL 60093
 For information on financial planning from our guest on our show:

Kevin Lynch, Financial Planner and parent at SHW school

(312) 706-4524
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