St. Margaret Mary School

119 S Hubbard St
Algonquin, IL 60102-0601
Tel: (847)658-5313
Grades: K - 8 | 424 students
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Saint Margaret Mary School 
Algonquin, Illinois
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Saint Margaret Mary School 
Algonquin, Illinois
St Margaret Mary School is committed to Catholic education, developing faith life, building community and Christian service.
We endeavor to create a school environment that fosters respect for each person, develops healthy self-concept, and is conducive to learning.
We offer a curriculum that develops the total person through science, mathematics, social studies, language arts, the arts and religious studies.
We envision a Catholic education that will assist and develop the student in becoming a person of faith with an open and eager intellect capable of embracing God and the world with courage, love and understanding.
The student will grow in the necessary skills to be effective in each step toward maturity as a Christian citizen.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 424 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Margaret Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 41%
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,735
Tuition Notes This rate is for parishioners. There is a higher rate paid by non-parishioners who enroll their child.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Math Mornings, Recorder Lessons, Spanish Language Band, Math Mornings, Recorder Lessons,
Spanish Language,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bible Baptist Christian Academy (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Johns Lutheran School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Johns Lutheran School (0.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Algonquin
    St Johns Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 98 students
    0.4 miles
    300 Jefferson St
    Algonquin, IL 60102
    (847)658-9311
    0.4PK-8
    98
  • Algonquin
    Grades: PK-5 | 84 students
    2.7 miles
    2651 W Algonquin Rd
    Algonquin, IL 60102
    (847)458-3220
    2.7PK-5
    84
  • Carpentersville
    Grades: KG-12 | 6 students
    2.9 miles
    1701 Papoose Rd
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (847)428-0870
    2.9KG-12
    6
  • Carpentersville
    Grades: PK-KG | 112 students
    3.8 miles
    112 Tay River Dr
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (847)844-8600
    3.8PK-KG
    112
  • Cary
    Grades: NS-12 | 172 students
    4.2 miles
    233 Trinity Oaks Way
    Cary, IL 60013
    (847)462-5971
    4.2NS-12
    172

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