St. Mary's Lynn

35 Tremont St.
Lynn, MA 01902-0190
     Tel: (781)595-7885
Grades: 6 - 12 | 466 students
As part of our commitment to 21st-century learning, our Digital Citizenship and 1:1 iPad initiative encourages our students to have access to information and knowledge anytime, anywhere.
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As part of our commitment to 21st-century learning, our Digital Citizenship and 1:1 iPad initiative encourages our students to have access to information and knowledge anytime, anywhere.
The Marian Division curriculum was greatly enhanced this year with the addition of a STEM??Science Technology Engineering Math??class. All seventh- and eighth-graders are taking one semester of Project Lead the Way, in addition to their regular math and science classes. The seventh-graders work on 3D mechanical design using CAD software, while the eighth-graders study automation and robotics.
St. Mary's Scholars are part of an honors program that recognizes incoming students for exceptional academic achievement and provides enrichment opportunities throughout their time at St. Mary?'s.
Rigorous academics, the 1:1 iPad initiative and STEM programs in and out of the classroom prepare our students to achieve their preferred option for college.
Opportunities to play 21 sports in the Catholic Central League, 19 state titles since 1988 and winning varsity records help our students become champions on the field, court and ice.
Visual and performing arts, a Theater Company in the Mass. Educational Theater Guild and partnerships with Lynn Museum and Centerboard let our students express their creativity.
St. Mary's Lady's Spartans are the 2014 MIAA Div. III girls basketball champions!
St. Mary's is located in historic downtown Lynn: the largest city in Essex County, an urban manufacturing and commercial center, densely populated and culturally diverse. We are proud to partner with many Lynn and Greater Boston community and arts organizations in providing tremendous value to our students. We host annual dinners in appreciation of our Lynn firefighters and police officers!
St. Mary's academic logo
St. Mary's Spartans athletic logo
St. Mary's is a Catholic, college-preparatory school developing students in grades 6-12 from more than 30 communities on Boston's North Shore.
Shaping authentic men and women of talent and faith.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 1881

Student Body

Total Students 466 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade St. Mary

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Computer Science, AP English Composition, AP English Literature, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP U.S. Government & Politics, AP U.S. History, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants and navy St. Mary)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,450
Tuition Notes $11,450 - Grades 9-12; $7,450 - Grades 7 & 8
Admissions Director Tom O'Hare
Admissions Associate Carole Frederick


Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWinter Track,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassadors, Chorus, College Bowl, Dance Team, FIRST Robotics, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Rachel's Challenge, Science League, Student Council, Theater Company Ambassadors, Chorus, College Bowl, Dance Team, FIRST Robotics, Mock Trial, Science League, National Honor Society,
National Junior Honor Society,
Rachel's Challenge,
Student Council,
Theater Company,

School Notes:

Shaping authentic men and women of talent and faith. St. Mary's strives to form leaders who love God, work hard and are compassionate toward others. We enable our students to develop their intellectual, moral and physical talents to acquire a more perfect sense of individual responsibility, a correct use of freedom and a capacity for productive participation in society.

Our pillars for success:
  • CATHOLIC We provide faith-based education that promotes the values of community and service to others
  • EXCELLENCE We offer a quality college-preparatory education in a learning environment where students are held to rigorous academic standards
  • INTEGRITY We encourage students to participate in extracurricular activities to develop leadership, perseverance and collaborative excellence
  • RESPECT Our faculty recognizes the individuality of each student and work together to fully prepare students for future endeavors 

Profile last updated: 07/22/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Malden Catholic High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Pius V School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Pius V School (1.2 miles away)
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