St. Margarets School (Closed 2024)

At St. Margaret's School, every child receives a strong academic foundation with an emphasis on morals and values.
St. Margaret's is proud of its long-standing tradition of academic excellence in Catholic education.
For over 50 years, St. Margaret's School has provided an exceptional academic program built on faith, values, and morals.
We are committed to providing a warm, safe learning environment with strong family and community involvement.
St. Margaret's School has been staffed by the Sisters of St. Francis and devoted laity.
Rich in the tradition of St. Francis, we continue to follow in the footsteps of Christ and to “teach as Jesus taught.” We are committed to implementing and integrating the newest technology.
With the guidance of our devoted faculty, we strive to exceed all New York State standards.
We are dedicated to providing a safe and secure learning environment that fosters music, art, and athletic programs.
Our school is an important and thriving educational ministry of St. Margaret's Parish.
St. Margaret's School (grades Pre-K – 6) opens its doors to all families seeking a Catholic education and others who embrace our philosophy of education for their children.
We are a school family who promote excellence in a loving, caring, and sharing environment.
We weave all of these integral components together in a unique tapestry and design that is St. Margaret's School.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students
160 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
St. Margarets School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • At St. Margaret's School, every child receives a strong academic foundation with an emphasis on morals and values. St. Margaret's is proud of its long-standing tradition of academic excellence in Catholic education. For over 50 years, St. Margaret's School has provided an exceptional academic program built on faith, values, and morals. We are committed to providing a warm, safe learning environment with strong family and community involvement. St. Margaret's School has been staffed by the Sisters of St. Francis and devoted laity. Rich in the tradition of St. Francis, we continue to follow in the footsteps of Christ and to “teach as Jesus taught.” We are committed to implementing and integrating the newest technology. With the guidance of our devoted faculty, we strive to exceed all New York State standards. We are dedicated to providing a safe and secure learning environment that fosters music, art, and athletic programs. Our school is an important and thriving educational ministry of St. Margaret's Parish. St. Margaret's School (grades Pre-K – 6) opens its doors to all families seeking a Catholic education and others who embrace our philosophy of education for their children. We are a school family who promote excellence in a loving, caring, and sharing environment. We weave all of these integral components together in a unique tapestry and design that is St. Margaret's School.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline for St. Margarets School?
The application deadline for St. Margarets School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is St. Margarets School located?
St. Margarets School is located in the Mattydale neighborhood of Syracuse, NY.

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