Saint Mary School

Saint Mary School Photo #1 - Linked Together Through Christ
Saint Mary School Photo #1 - Linked Together Through Christ
  • The mission of St. Mary School is to provide Catholic education in a Christ-centered environment which enables students to attain religious and academic excellence.
  • PreSchool through Grade 6 are offered.  Saint Mary School provides a balance of quality religious education and opportunities for all students.
  • The learning program promotes value-oriented education with academic excellence in a personalized learning environment.
  • Parent involvement and support are essential.  St. Mary School exists as a part of the Catholic School System of the Diocese of Sioux City.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded1920

Student Body

Total Students207 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 13%
Students by GradeSaint Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size22 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,200
Tuition Notes St. Mary’s Parish Tuition 1 student $ 2200, 2 students $ 4400, 3 students $ 6270, 4 students $ 8030Non-Parishioner Tuition 1 student $ 2860, 2 students $ 5720, 3 students $ 8151, 4 students $ 10,439
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorCindy Edge, Principal
Admissions AssociateStephanie Larscheid
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