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Sacred Heart School

Academic Excellence Rooted in Faith

Father Tom Byrnes, Pastor

Father Tom Byrnes has been pastor of Sacred Heart Church and School since September 1, 2007. Since his arrival at Sacred Heart, he has been passionately devoted to the success of the school. He has instituted programs and established committees to ensure the improvement of the school's spirituality, academics, and administration. He welcomes the students each morning at the front door and ushers them off to their buses at the end of each day. He is a frequent and enthusiastically anticipated visitor to each classroom, enhancing their Religious education with his insights, entertaining students with his delightful sense of humor, and showing his support by attending their special activities, sports, and ceremonies. Father Tom was ordained in 1999. His first assignment was to the Church of St. Stephen, the First Martyr, in Warwick. His next assignment was at the Church of St. John the Evangelist in Mahopac, which he left to come to Sacred Heart.