Name: Sacred Heart of Jesus
Geo-historical context: Tla’El Ali is a large area located in the north west part of Amman in a mixed economic environment. It became one of the important and densely populated areas of western Amman.
Latin Patriarchate: The school was founded in this neighborhood in 1968 and started with a kindergarten and elementary grades 1 to 4. In 2006, grades 5 through 9 were added, and in 2015, the kindergarten moved to a new location adjacent to the school. Today, the school offers KG-1 through 9, with 60 pre-school children and 278 students enrolled. The parish has different activities ranging from the parish council to youth groups, scouts and choir.
Statistics: Population 350,000
Latin Christians: 6,000
LPJ School Students: 267
LPJ Kindergarten Students: 58
Parish priest: Fr. Ala’ Musharbash
Vicar: Fr. Marwan Hassan