St Margaret Mary School

Tel: (717)232-3771
Grades: PK-8 | 441 students
St. Margaret Mary School provides an exceptional Catholic education in a community unified by faith ih Jesus Christ and empowered by his Gospel.
We serve the children of St. Margaret Marys, Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament and St. Matthews Parishes.
Our student represent varied cultural and racial backgrounds.
Our students learn through a well-rounded curriculum including daily religion classes, computer, art, music, physical education and foreign language (Spanish).
Advanced Math and Language Arts classes are offered to the 7th and 8th grades.
At St. Margaret Mary School, the children receive an excellent academic training.
Education research indicates that nationwide Catholic school students consistently outperform other schools on tests for math, reading and science.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 441 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St Margaret Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Covenant Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tender Hearts School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tender Hearts School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrisburg
    Tender Hearts School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 43 students
    0.6 miles
    403 S Progress Ave
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717)544-4091
    0.6PK-K
    43
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: PK-12 | 214 students
    0.8 miles
    1982 Locust Ln
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717)540-9885
    0.8PK-12
    214
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: 9-12 | 736 students
    0.9 miles
    1 Crusader Way
    Harrisburg, PA 17111
    (717)236-7973
    0.99-12
    736
  • Harrisburg
    Harrisburg Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-9 | 27 students
    0.9 miles
    424 N Progress Ave
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717)545-7300
    0.9K-9
    27
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: KG-8 | 149 students
    1.2 miles
    555 S 25th St
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)232-2551
    1.2KG-8
    149

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