St. Marys Elementary School

600 Veirs Mill Road,
Rockville, MD, 20852-0208
     Tel: (301)762-4179
Grades: PK - 8 | 290 students
St. Mary's School is a vital part of the parish's religious education program.
The school supports and expresses the mission of the Catholic Church by proclaiming the message of Jesus Christ and by building a Christian community through prayer and service to others.
The parents, faculty and staff of St. Mary's School, through daily example in words and actions, strive to guide all students to realize their full potential as children of God.
St. Mary’s School prepares students in Pre-K through Grade 8 for high school and beyond by motivating and guiding them to integrate knowledge, faith, service and friendship into all aspects of their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning deficits, ADHD
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011

Student Body

Total Students 290 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 26 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Formal and PE uniform daily)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please contact school for tuition levels for the current year.
Admissions Director Debra Eisel

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
DanceFlag Football,
FootballLacrosse,
SoccerTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 100 Mile Club, Advanced Band, Art Club, Beginner Band, Chess Club, Chorus, Drama Club, Newspaper Club, Peer Assisted Learning (PAL), Robotics Club, Schola Choir, Scratch Club 100 Mile Club, Advanced Band, Art Club, Beginner Band, Chess Club, Chorus, Drama Club, Newspaper Club, Robotics Club, Schola Choir, Scratch Club, Peer Assisted Learning (PAL),

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Charles E Smith Jewish Day School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ Episcopal School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christ Episcopal School (0.5 miles away)
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  • RockvilleChrist Episcopal School
      (Episcopal)
    109 S Washington Street
    RockvilleMD20850
    (301)424-8702
      (Episcopal)
    0.5 mi | 149 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • RockvilleMontrose School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Po Box 10772
    RockvilleMD20849
    (301)770-4233
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.5 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • RockvilleRedwood Montessori Academy
    Montessori School
    1605 Veirs Mill Road
    RockvilleMD20851
    (301)762-2524
    Montessori School
    1.1 mi | 39 students | Gr. NS-5                      
  • RockvilleEarly Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    100 Welsh Park Drive
    RockvilleMD20850
    (301)424-8065
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.2 mi | 47 students | Gr. NS                      
  • RockvilleRockville Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool
    301 Adclare Road
    RockvilleMD20850
    (301)762-2678
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.4 mi | 20 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

School Reviews

Recommended
1 year ago
My family suffered financial hardship for 2012 and was ready to pull the kids out of ST. M, Ms. Eisel, the pricipal, told us not to. Ms. Eisel along with the whole St. Marys community found a way for my kids to stay and we will be returning for 2013/14. The whole St. Marys community is very supportive of each other. I thank all of them from the botom of my heart.
- Posted by Parent
Recommended
1 year ago
Very familiar environment, personalized attention is given to the kids. AApart from good academics, a number of extracurricular activities are oferred such as Robotics, Scouts, Arts, Dance, Drama, Scratch club, etc.
- Posted by Parent
Recommended
1 year ago
Excellent parent community with supportive teachers, pastor and priests that help to form a truly well-rounded student
- Posted by Parent
Recommended
1 year ago
Truly a warm, caring community. The students are well-behaved and kind to others. The Responsive Classroom curriculum is phenomenal and fosters this caring environment.
- Posted by Parent

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