St. Mary's Elementary School

400 Green Street,
Alexandria, VA, 22314-0223
Tel: (703)549-1646
St. Mary's is a parish Catholic school operating under the auspices of the Diocese of Arlington and accredited by the Virginia Catholic Education Association (VCEA).
Grades pre-kindergarten through eighth are offered.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported mild learning differences
Year Founded 1869
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 25%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 26 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition rates are broken down into three categories: Catholic students in parish; Catholic students out of parish; non-Catholic students. Visit www.stmarys-alexva.org for more details regarding tuition and fees.
% on Financial Aid 2%
Admissions Director Lisa Bright

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Choir, Corporal Works of Mercy, Drama Club, Student Council, Weekly Adoration, Yearbook Band, Choir, Drama Club, Yearbook, Corporal Works of Mercy,
Student Council,
Weekly Adoration,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Coletta Of Greater Washingt (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Pauls Nursery & Day School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Anthony's Day School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Alexandria St. Pauls Nursery & Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    228 S Pitt St
    Alexandria , VA , 22314
    (703)549-1974
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    0.5  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Alexandria
    Old Town Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    115 S Washington St
    Alexandria , VA , 22314
    (703)684-7323
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Alexandria
    Blue Bird Of Alexandria
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    346 Commerce St
    Alexandria , VA , 22314
    (703)368-2701
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  31  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Alexandria
    St. Coletta Of Greater Washingt
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    207 So Peyton St
    Alexandria , VA , 22314
    (703)683-3686
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.9  mi  |  144  students  |  Gr.  NS
  • Alexandria
    St. Anthony's Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    321 First Street
    Alexandria , VA , 22314
    (703)836-9123
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  114  students  |  Gr.  PK

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 28, 2012 - I attended St. Mary's from 1954-1962. It was a wonderful experience which more than prepared me for high school and college. It was several years before I truly realized how far St. Mary's curriculum was ahead of the public school system. I frequently recall my years at St. Mary's, and have never had a single regret. I have the highest regards for this school. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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