St. Mary School

946 Hopmeadow Street
Simsbury, CT 06070-0607
Tel: (860)658-9412
Grades: PK - 8 | 210 students
St. Mary's School is a unique learning institution committed to academic excellence in an atmosphere of Christian caring.
Since our founding in 1957, St. Mary's School has created a close, caring community that supports and nurtures the child.
Our dedicated faculty members forge strong bonds with our 210+ students and their families.
The rich history and tradition of our school promotes a parish school relationship within a community of faith.
We welcome you and your child into our circle of traditional learning, daily faith, and loving respect.
As the Farmington Valley's only Catholic school for grades K-8, our students flourish with our challenging academic regimen, religious instruction, and diverse programs in the arts, music, and athletics.
Our Pre-Kindergarten program helps prepare younger children for their formal schooling, with a focus on Christ-centered values and creative learning.
St. Mary's School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (the last re accreditation was in 2008) and the Connecticut State Department of Education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Education Association
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 210 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St. Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,512
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Principal
Admissions Associate administrative assistant

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeySoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Student Council Student Council,

School Notes:

St. Mary's School is a unique learning institution committed to academic excellence in an atmosphere of Christian caring. Since our founding in 1957, St. Mary's School has created a close, caring community that supports and nurtures the child. Our dedicated faculty members forge strong bonds with our 210+ students and their families. The rich history and tradition of our school promotes a parish school relationship within a community of faith. We welcome you and your child into our circle of traditional learning, daily faith, and loving respect. As the Farmington Valley's only Catholic school for grades K-8, our students flourish with our challenging academic regimen, religious instruction, and diverse programs in the arts, music, and athletics. Our Pre-Kindergarten program helps prepare younger children for their formal schooling, with a focus on Christ-centered values and creative learning. St. Mary's School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (the last re accreditation was in 2008) and the Connecticut State Department of Education.

Profile last updated: 08/21/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Westminster School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Cobb School Montessori (2.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Cobb School Montessori (2.8 miles away)
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