St. Margaret Mary elementary school has served Staten Island, N.Y. since 1927.
Our commitment is shared by our pastor, faculty, support staff, parents and parish.
At St. Margaret Mary, our mission is to strengthen our students in their studies, and in their faith.
Our goal is to give our students a strong foundation so they can go on to a successful future.
St. Margaret Mary is first and foremost a Roman Catholic School.
Our children are taught not only religious education, but how to live as christians is todays world. Our mission is to teach them be good people.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-9

Student Body

Total Students
119 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
St. Margaret Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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