St. Mary's Academy

1112 Cherry Heights Rd
The Dalles, OR 97058-0970
Tel: (541)296-6004
Grades: PK-8 | 160 students
As a Catholic school, St. Mary’s Academy provides an education within the Catholic faith, nurturing the potential of each person, while teaching respect and responsibility for all God’s creation.
As a Catholic faith community our belief in God and in the teachings of Jesus acknowledges the worth and dignity of each person.
St. Mary's is dedicated to creating a learning environment in which every person’s potential may be discovered and developed.
We believe in developing the values of service and stewardship.
St. Mary’s Academy, the Parish School of St. Peter’s Church, The Dalles, Oregon, of the Diocese of Baker, admits students of both sexes and of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, to all rights, privileges, programs and activities which are generally accorded to students at school.
We do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, or national and ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, or scholarship programs.
We adhere to this same policy of non-discrimination in regard to the employment of both certified and classified members of the school staff and related services.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1864

Student Body

Total Students 160 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Mary's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Kimberly Koch


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Sonrise Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sonrise Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sonrise Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • The Dalles
    Sonrise Academy
    Grades: PK-12 | 38 students
    0.9 miles
    333 E 12th St
    The Dalles, OR 97058
  • The Dalles
    Grades: KG-8 | 52 students
    2.6 miles
    2630 E 18th St
    The Dalles, OR 97058
  • The Dalles
    The Dalles Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 3-9 | 10 students
    3.4 miles
    3339 E 13th St
    The Dalles, OR 97058
  • White Salmon
    Grades: NS-6 | 45 students
    16.2 miles
    Po Box 530
    White Salmon, WA 98672
  • Hood River
    Grades: PK-12 | 213 students
    16.6 miles
    700 Pacific Ave
    Hood River, OR 97031

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