St Margaret Catholic School

  • Saint Margaret's School provides a strong classical curriculum in the areas of academic, aesthetic, social, moral, spiritual and physical in the important formation of the whole child.
  • Saint Margaret's School is family oriented in the belief that the family is the first and most important educator of their children and that the school exists to support the family's endeavor to form each child as a citizen of this world and of the next, most important world.
  • The students then go to their roomy, cheerful classrooms for religion class followed by the language arts classes of reading, English, spelling and vocabulary.
  • Math, science and social studies, Spanish and Latin make up the other core classes.
  • In the afternoon the children participate in the continuation of the core subjects and the enrichment classes of art, music, PE, library, and computers.
  • A classical curriculum calls for memory work which is one of the strengths of a young student.
  • Saint Margaret's students undertake the challenge of memorizing poetry, psalms, Biblical quotations, important literature, math facts and other material.
  • The students are encouraged to read the great classics. The students in grades 3-5 are invited to participate in the Great Books Program whereby they read one of the assigned stories outside of class and then meet to discuss the story.
  • In the fall the students enjoy playing volleyball in a volleyball league.
  • Later they can join the basketball team and in the spring, participate in track.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students95 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 16%
Students by GradeSt Margaret Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverton
    Trinity Lutheran School
    Alternative School (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 88 students
    0.2 miles
    419 E Park Ave
    Riverton, WY 82501
    (307)857-5710
    0.2 PK-8
    88
  • Riverton
    Grades: PK-K | 80 students
    1.1 miles
    1014 N 8th St W
    Riverton, WY 82501
    (307)856-7633
    1.1 PK-K
    80
  • Lander
    Cornerstone Christian School
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: NS-8 | 17 students
    22.1 miles
    80 Mortimore Ln
    Lander, WY 82520
    22.1 NS-8
    17
  • Lander
    Grades: K-9 | 43 students
    23.1 miles
    875 Fremont St
    Lander, WY 82520
    (307)332-5598
    23.1 K-9
    43
  • Thermopolis
    Big Horn Basin Children's Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-7 | 8 students
    56.3 miles
    250 E. Arapahoe
    Thermopolis, WY 82443
    (307)864-2171
    56.3 1-7
    8

School Reviews

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Great atmosphere and staff My daughter seems to thrive with the one on one attention she sometimes needs and takes great pleasure in the group lessons as well. The teachers have a very effective system of directing the kids towards good behavoir and kindness. They also do a wonerful job running fundraisers with parent volunteers to keep the school affordable.
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