Our Mother Of Sorrows 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.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1959
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students385 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Our Mother Of Sorrows School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki or blue pants, white or navy polos)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,950
Tuition NotesFinancial aid is available. We make every effort to make OMOS affordable for all families.
Admissions DirectorCrystal Lanik


Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Spanish classes, Stem Club

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

Recreational Athletic Programs:

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.
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