St. Mary Catholic School

Tel: (586)468-4570
Grades: PK - 8 | 402 students
St. Mary Catholic School is beginning the 2013.14 school year in their new location in Mt.
Clemens!  St. Mary Catholic School is accredited through The Michigan Non-Public School Accrediting Association (MNSAA).
Our Early Childhood Program has been developed to educate the whole child.
The St. Mary Preschool and Kindergarten programs introduce a wide variety of learning opportunities that promote a high-quality educational experience in the areas of creativity, social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development.
We offer full and half day Preschool and Kindergarten to accommodate the needs of our youngest learners and their families.  We also have a Mom and Tot program that runs throughout the school year call Little Mountaineers. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Learning Center
Year Founded 1871

Student Body

Total Students 402 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade St. Mary Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 19 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Traditional Catholic School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,950
Tuition Notes Family Rate Available 4th child or more free
Admissions Director Maureen Miscavish


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Indoor Soccer, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingIndoor Soccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Beginner & Concert Band, CYO Athletics, Chess Club, Children's Choir, Ecology Green School Club, National Junior Honor Society, Newspaper Club, Ski Club, Spanish Club, Student Council Art Club, CYO Athletics, Chess Club, Newspaper Club, Ski Club, Spanish Club, Beginner & Concert Band,
Children's Choir,
Ecology Green School Club,
National Junior Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • St. Mary School is affiliated with St. Peter Parish in Mt. Clemens.  Our student body comes from a wide variety of local communities which include New Baltimore, Chesterfield, Macomb, Washington, Clinton Twp., Harrison Twp. Fraser, Sterling Heights and Mt. Clemens.  The vast majority of our student population comes from north of M-59.  Academic excellence in a strong Catholic Faith-filled setting has been our tradition for over 140 years at St. Mary School.  Today we continue to offer that same outstanding educational and Faith-filled experience that has been the key to the success of our student body.  Our students go on to the best private Catholic high schools and public high schools in the area.  Our alumni high school graduation rate is100%, with the same college acceptance rate straight from high school.  We are very proud of our community of Faith and educational excellence which lives on in our students well after they graduate from the 8th Grade! 
  • Profile last updated: 07/28/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Faith Christian School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Mary School - Main Campus (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Mary Preschool (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mount Clemens St. Mary School - Main Campus
    (Roman Catholic)
    96 New St
    Mount Clemens , MI , 48043
    (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  3-9
  • Mount Clemens
    Montessori Stepping Stones
    Montessori School
    174 Cass Ave
    Mount Clemens , MI , 48043
    Montessori School
    0.4  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  NS-6
  • Clinton Township St. Mary Preschool
    (Roman Catholic)
    24475 Saint Francis Street
    Clinton Township , MI , 48038
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  621  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Mount Clemens Mt. Clemens Montessori School
    Alternative School
    1070 Hampton Road
    Mount Clemens , MI , 48043
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  240  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Clinton Township Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    980 Huntington
    Clinton Township , MI , 48036
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.4  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  K-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 23, 2013 - This school is part of our family! My kids view their classmates as brother and sisters! St. Mary not only developes our four children academically (mind), but their heart and souls! We''ve been driving 23 miles one way for ten years! And my family doesn''t regret one mile. Our sports program and after school clubs just add to the beauty of this school! - Posted by Parent

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