Saint Mary's Catholic School

101 Hampton Ave,
Greenville, SC, 29601-0296
     Tel: (864)271-3870
Grades: PK - 8 | 226 students
St. Mary’s Catholic School of Greenville was founded in 1900 and is now home to 250 children in grades K4 through 8.
The Catholic school is the most important apostolic work of St. Mary’s Church, and every family in the parish is strongly encouraged to educate their children in Saint Mary’s Catholic School.
Academic excellence, athletic challenge, artistic expression, and character formation are all at the service of teaching the Gospel to our students and calling them to follow the Lord Jesus as faithful disciples.
This evangelical purpose shapes every dimension of life at the school.

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 1900
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

Total Students 226 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Saint Mary

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 25 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,500
Tuition Notes Parishioner tuition and fees = $5500 Non-Parishioner tuition and fees=$7500 Tuition Assistance for Saint Mary's Parishioners
% on Financial Aid 5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nelle Palms

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
GolfVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Beginning and Advanced Band, Chess Club, Choral Club, Rosary Club, Student Council, Yearbook Club Chess Club, Choral Club, Rosary Club, Yearbook Club, Beginning and Advanced Band,
Student Council,

School Notes:

Students in grades K5 through 8th grade are tested before being accepted into Saint Mary's School.

Profile last updated: 02/05/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Calvary Christian School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is First Presbyterian Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Presbyterian Academy (0.2 miles away)
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