St. Mary Star Of The Sea School

14 N Willard Ave
Hampton, VA 23663-0236
Tel: (757)723-6358
Grades: PK - 8 | 198 students
The mission of St. Mary Star of the Sea School is to provide a quality Catholic education in which students may grow in truth and love.
St. Mary's exists to provide a Christ-centered atmosphere which nourishes young spirits and educates young minds.
Through learned Gospel values, this school is a center for life-long learning.
Its learning environment is directed toward the spiritual, intellectual, and social development as well as the physical well being of each student and family.
St. Mary's School provides an integrated curriculum that accommodates the diversity of learners in a global society and prepares them for eternal life.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 198 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St. Mary Star Of The Sea School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Victory Baptist School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is College Of Continuing Education - Child Dev Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is College Of Continuing Education - Child Dev Center (1.2 miles away)
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  • Hampton
    Grades: PK-K | 58 students
    1.2 miles
    Eva C Mitchell-tyler St-hampton University
    Hampton, VA 23668
    (757)727-5698
    1.2PK-K
    58
  • Hampton
    Grades: 2-12 | 10 students
    1.3 miles
    445 Shelton Rd
    Hampton, VA 23663
    (757)722-1883
    1.32-12
    10
  • Hampton
    Grades: PK-3 | 47 students
    1.8 miles
    Po Box 9344
    Hampton, VA 23670
    (757)244-1258
    1.8PK-3
    47
  • Hampton
    Hampton Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 22 students
    1.9 miles
    225 Chapel St
    Hampton, VA 23669
    (757)723-1428
    1.9PK-KG
    22
  • Hampton
    Hampton Roads Sda School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 3-5 | 4 students
    2.7 miles
    3400 Kecoughtan Road
    Hampton, VA 23661
    (757)722-1221
    2.73-5
    4

School Reviews

My daughter went to this shool since she is 3 years old until now. She learn so much that she can read the entire children book at age 4. All the teachers are friendly, and kind. Over all, the school provide an excellent education. I love this school ! And recommend to parents who have children go to Pk. This shool is the one !
- Posted by Parent, 08/14/14
Very good academics. Addition of marine science program is outstanding. Teaching the Faith to the children is awesome. Nuns at the school are great! Safe environment, recommend to all.
- Posted by Parent, 05/21/12

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