Grades: PK-8 | 374 students
St. Mark School is a vital faith and academic community founded in 1889 by the School Sisters of Notre Dame, as part of the larger parish community of Saint Mark Catholic Church.
St. Mark currently enrolls students from Pre-School through the 8th grade.
St. Mark School strives to provide the best spiritual and academic foundation for its students.
Various activities help students to grow in both of these areas.
St. Mark School, a Roman Catholic grade school, guides its students to the realization that responsibility towards God, neighbor, and self comes with the attainment of knowledge.
The faculty supports the intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth of the students.
Within each subject area, instructors call the students to perceive, organize, inquire, communicate, and respond to age-appropriate lessons using critical thinking skills.
Saint Mark School strives to nurture the achievement of each student and to encourage the development of his or her God-given talents.
It is the mission of Saint Mark School to provide a superior education based on the teaching of Jesus through His Church.
This mission is accomplished by striving to instill Christian values and service, personal responsibility, intellectual curiosity, and strong academic performance.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||PRIDE Program|
|Total Students||374 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 35%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||34 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||19 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$6,961|
|Tuition Notes||Parishioner and Non parishioner rate. Multi child discount|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||17 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Boy Scouts/Girl Scouts, Chess Club, Drama Club, Friends of Rachel Club, Friends of St. Francis Ecology Club, Instrumental Band, It's Academic Club, Lego Robotics Club, National Junior Honor Society, Robotics Club, STEM Club, School Chorus, School Safety Patrol, St. Mark Athletic Association, Student Council, Yearbook Club, Young Naturalists Club Chess Club, Drama Club, Robotics Club, STEM Club, School Chorus, Yearbook Club, Boy Scouts/Girl Scouts,
Friends of Rachel Club,
Friends of St. Francis Ecology Club,
It's Academic Club,
Lego Robotics Club,
National Junior Honor Society,
School Safety Patrol,
St. Mark Athletic Association,
Young Naturalists Club,
- The Siena Program is our program for the academically talented student. Students will be identified by the Siena committee using a set criteria including standardized test scores, grades, teacher recommendations and a writing sample. Using differentiated instruction within the regular classroom such as curriculum compacting, tiered instruction, independent projects and curriculum acceleration, students in the program are encouraged to develop their full potential.
- St. Mark offers a PRIDE Program (Pupils Receiving Inclusive Diversified Education) for students with learning differences. Students attend specialized classes in language arts and math while attending their other classes with their grade level peers.
- St. Mark School has been awarded Green School Status by the Maryland Green School Awards Program supported by the Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education Education.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
BaltimoreGrades: PK-8 | 214 students
603 Saint Agnes Ln
Baltimore, MD 21229
BaltimoreGrades: KG-8 | 109 students
929 Ingleside Ave
Baltimore, MD 21228
ElkridgeGrades: PK-8 | 278 students
5990 Old Washington Road
Elkridge, MD 21075
Ellicott CityGrades: PK-8 | 205 students
4801 Ilchester Rd
Ellicott City, MD 21043
Owings MillsGrades: KG-12 | 1305 students
8600 Mcdonogh Rd
Owings Mills, MD 21117