Mount St Marys Academy

  • Mt. St. Mary Academy, the educational ministry of St. Patrick Parish, was established in 1859.
  • Our mission is to serve families primarily of the Catholic Communities of St. Patrick, St. Canice and St. Dominic as well as families of other faith traditions and surrounding communities.
  • Recognizing that parents are the primary educators of their children, we collaborate to educate our students to achieve their potential in the areas of faith development, academic excellence, social awareness and emotional growth.
  • We exist to inspire and motivate our students to recognize their call to be responsible, faith-filled leaders in the reality of today’s multicultural and diverse world.
  • Mount Saint Mary’s is the oldest continuously operating Catholic school west of the Mississippi.
  • Founded in 1859, Mount Saint Mary’s is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, and proud of a fully credentialed faculty.
  • Mount Saint Mary’s teacher/student ratio is 1:18. A strong academic foundation is emphasized, as children become engaged in the joy and responsibility of learning as a lifelong process.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1859

Student Body

Total Students127 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Mount St Marys Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(white or nave polo with khaki or navy shorts and/or pants and plaid shirts for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,050
Tuition NotesTuition Assistance for those families who qualify

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Mountain Biking, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballMountain Biking,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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  • Auburn
    Grades: PK-8
    19.5 miles
    11610 Atwood Rd
    Auburn, CA 95603
    (530)885-4490
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