St. Mary Catholic School

217 South 4th St.
Wilmington, NC 28401-0284
Tel: (910)762-5491
Grades: PK-8 | 256 students
St. Mary Catholic School is dedicated to a total education program in grades PreK3 through Eighth grade.
The mission of the school is to ensure learning for all our students within the framework of Catholic Christian values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1869

Student Body

Total Students 256 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St. Mary Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Susan Linn
Admissions Associate JoAnn Daley


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Fencing, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCheering,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Liturgical Dance, Science Olympiad Liturgical Dance,
Science Olympiad,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy Of Excellence (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St James Day School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St James Day School (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wilmington
    St James Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-KG | 101 students
    0.2 miles
    25 S 3rd St
    Wilmington, NC 28401
  • Wilmington
    Yahweh Center School
    Special Education School (Christian)
    Grades: PK | 5 students
    0.5 miles
    Po Box 10399
    Wilmington, NC 28404
  • Wilmington
    Ephesus Junior Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 8-9 | 2 students
    0.6 miles
    1002 Castle St
    Wilmington, NC 28401
  • Wilmington
    Grades: PK-8 | 75 students
    1.6 miles
    423 N 23rd Street
    Wilmington, NC 28405
  • Wilmington
    Wilmington Sda School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 1-8 | 10 students
    2 miles
    2833 Market St
    Wilmington, NC 28403

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