St. Mary's School

5588 State Highway 7
Oneonta, NY 13820-0138
     Tel: (607)432-1450
Grades: K - 7 | 109 students
Founded in 1924, St. Mary’s Parish School of Oneonta is guided by Christ’s charge to his disciples: “Go teach”.
We provide a learning environment where students from three counties and seventeen school districts witness, share and grow in the faith community.
The school is committed to providing excellent academic programs in a Catholic-Christian environment which promotes the spiritual, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development of each student.
The school's curriculum is based upon the New York State Standards.
Our academic program is excellent and has a Christian foundation where religion is taught each day.
Our students thrive on the individual attention they receive and our parents play a large role in the operation of our school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 7
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences & Accelerated Learning
Year Founded 1924

Student Body

Total Students 109 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Mary

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Tuition is based on a sliding scale regarding household income and number in the household.
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Principal Bliss
Admissions Associate Bobbie Harlem

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lighthouse Christian Academy (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lighthouse Christian Academy (2.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lighthouse Christian Academy (2.7 miles away)
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