St Mary School

520 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd,
Newark, NJ, 07102-0710
Tel: (973)792-5749
Saint Mary School is a school with a "Heart on fire".
Faith development, intellectual growth, right relationship, and education for leadership are our main aim.
In addition, we strive to work together to live out the mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph: "We live and work so that all people may be united with God and one another." In embracing this mission of Jesus, the staff of Saint Mary School strives to encourage Christian commitment in children, families, and colleagues.
In an orderly and peaceful atmosphere, our goal is to lead each child toward a realization of his/her worth before God.
Through multicultural awareness, we seek to nurture children's global perspective and responsibility.
From such knowledge springs a child's desire to work toward his/her potential.
The staff provides the tools necessary for students to achieve academic excellence and to function in today's competitive world.
The staff encourages problem solving, making positive choices, developing right relationships, and taking on responsibilities so that students can grow into capable, inquisitive, and faith-filled young men and women.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 197 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 98%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade St Mary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Benedict''s Preparatory School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newark Day Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Newark Day Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • Newark St Benedict''s Preparatory School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    520 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Newark , NJ , 07102
    (973)792-5766
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |  561  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Newark
    Newark Day Center
    43 Hill St
    Newark , NJ , 07102
    (973)643-5713
    0.3  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Newark
    Sr Clara Muhammad School
    (Islamic)
    Po Box 1869
    Newark , NJ , 07101
    (908)380-3819
    (Islamic)
    0.4  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  8-9
  • Newark
    Queen Of Angels School
    (Roman Catholic)
    44 Irvine Turner Blvd
    Newark , NJ , 07103
    (973)642-1531
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  117  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Newark
    Newark Boys Chorus School
    All-boys 
    1016 Broad Street
    Newark , NJ , 07102
    (973)621-8900
    All-boys 
    0.6  mi  |  81  students  |  Gr.  4-8

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