Marian Middle School is a small but mighty, Catholic, college-preparatory school for girls in grades 5 through 8.
Our academic curriculum is focused and caring, so each girl gets the attention she needs to succeed for life.
Marian students commit to an intense 10-month, 10-hour schedule where they develop critical thinking, problem-solving, leadership, and life skills that will take them successfully into the next chapter of their academic careers.
Students follow a rigorous academic curriculum focused on math and reading.
Marian collaborates with community partners such as the St. Louis Science Center, Missouri Botanical Garden and the St. Louis Zoo to provide additional STEM experiences for the students.
Marian features small class sizes--no more than 20 students per grade level--and monthly Academic Saturdays, field trips or special activities held once per month related to a topic being covered in the classroom.
Marian's enrichment program gives students the chance to participate in athletics, drama, art, dance, culinary arts, and leadership clubs.
A daily study hall with tutoring provides focused time for homework and help from teachers.
Marian's Graduate Support Program supports students through the high school years, including financial assistance if they attend tuition-based high schools.
Our College Success officer provides assistance to alumnae for the high school to college transition and through her college years.  Marian Middle School Educates Girls for Life!.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 72 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,000
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1999

Student Body

Total Students
72 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Marian Middle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
100%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(tops: polo style shirts in sky blue, white, heather gray, and navy blue/bottoms: plaid skirt, navy or khaki skirt, shorts, pants, skort)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Sliding scale (yearly tuition dependent upon parental income and number of people in the household)
% on Financial Aid
99%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$500
Acceptance Rate
70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Sister Barbara Roche

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Culinary Arts, Dress Design, French Club, Girl Scouts, Model UN, Robotics Club, Service Learning Club, Spanish Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Choir, Dance, Media Club, Step Team, Theatrre

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Cheerleading, Fitness, Yoga

School Notes

  • All-girls college-preparatory middle school
  • 10 hour schedule (Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Friday 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.)
  • Small class sizes--no more than 20 students per grade level
  • Graduate Support Program-program designed to support each student academically, emotionally, and socially through the high school years and the transition to college; financial assistance provided for high school if student attends a tuition-based high school
  • Academic Saturdays-field trip or special activity held once per month that is related to a topic being covered in the classroom
  • Enrichment program-extracurriclar program that includes but is not limited to athletics, drama, art, dance, culinary arts, and leadership clubs and includes a daily study hall with tutoring provided

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 72 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $1,000
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average acceptance rate in Saint Louis, MO is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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