Saint Mary's Catholic School

Tel: (864)271-3870
Grades: PK-8 | 270 students
St. Mary’s Catholic School of Greenville was founded in 1900 and is now home to 250 children in grades K3 through 8.
The Catholic school is the most important apostolic work of St. Mary’s Church, and every family in the parish is strongly encouraged to educate their children in Saint Mary’s Catholic School.
Academic excellence, athletic challenge, artistic expression, and character formation are all at the service of teaching the Gospel to our students and calling them to follow the Lord Jesus as faithful disciples.
This evangelical purpose shapes every dimension of life at the school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1900
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

Total Students 270 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Saint Mary's Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 25 students
Advanced Courses Honors Algebra I, Honors English I, Honors French I, Honors Spanish I,

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,750
Tuition Notes Parishioner tuition and fees = $5750 Non-Parishioner tuition and fees=$7750 Tuition Assistance for Saint Mary's Parishioners
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nelle Palms

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
GolfVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Beginning and Advanced Band, Chess Club, Choral Club, Coding Club, Rosary Club, Student Council, Yearbook Club Chess Club, Choral Club, Coding Club, Rosary Club, Yearbook Club, Beginning and Advanced Band,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Students in grades K5 through 8th grade are tested before being accepted into Saint Mary's School.

Profile last updated: 04/15/2015

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