Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School

Our Mother of Sorrows school is a PreK-8 Catholic school that serves the Tucson community.
With a commitment to academic growth for all students, and filled with the joy of the Gospel, our school proclaims an ongoing encounter with Jesus Christ through community, Word, Sacrament, and loving service.
At Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic School, we try to emulate Mary by responding to God`s call with a yes. Mary modeled God`s call by trusting in God and practicing prayer, compassion, and reflection.
We believe parents are the primary educators of their children, and we partner with parents in this call.
We believe each child is unique and made in God`s image and likeness.
We believe God calls us to holiness.  We believe God calls us to lovingly serve one another and all in need.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 406 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,450
  • Acceptance rate: 40%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1959
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
406 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
47%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
1 course
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Khaki or blue pants & white, light blue, or navy polos

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Financial aid is available. We make every effort to make OMOS affordable for all families.
Summer Program Cost
$250
Summer Program Cost Notes
WEEKLY field trips to various locations throughout Tucson. Summer Program features academic lessons, STEM activties, social emotional learning lessons, music and theater.
% on Financial Aid
80%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$6,900
Acceptance Rate
40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Roxanna Loreto
Admissions Associate
Valerie Ramiez

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Spanish classes, Stem Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Guitar Lessons, Strings Orcheastra, Violin Lessons, Young Rembrandts Drawing Class

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sports

School Notes

  • Our Mother of Sorrows school is a school with an outstanding academic and spiritual environment. Recent standardized test scores indicate student performance exceeds public schools in the neighborhood and the state, and the school consistently performs well on national religious education exams. The school offers a Resource Center for children who need assistance in the classroom, and offers after school programs in sports, guitar, and violin.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School cost?
Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School's tuition is approximately $7,450 for private students and $250 for summer students.
What is the acceptance rate of Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School?
The acceptance rate of Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School is 40%, which is lower than the national average of 88%. Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Arizona with low acceptance rates.
Does Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School offer a summer program?
Yes, Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School offer?
Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School offers 3 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School's ranking?
Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arizona for: Lowest average acceptance rates, Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School?
The application deadline for Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School located?
Our Mother Of Sorrows Catholic School is located in the Terra Del Sol neighborhood of Tucson, AZ.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 406 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,450
  • Acceptance rate: 40%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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