St Mark Catholic School

  • St. Mark Catholic School is a leader in Catholic education on the south side of Indianapolis for over 70 years.
  • Our school is highly diverse with students from 18 different countries of the world.
  • We have 2 full-time ESL teachers, 2 full-time Special Needs teachers and 14 teaching assistants. Mission Statement: Teaching as Jesus taught, St. Mark Catholic School, as a ministry of St. Mark Parish, will value the unique gifts of each individual by providing academic challenges, promoting physical, mental, and spiritual well-being, and instilling motivation to become life-long learners and disciples of God.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedFull-time Special Needs Teacher
Year Founded1948

Student Body

Total Students402 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St Mark Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size24 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Grades K-5:Navy Blue pants/white or light blue polo Grades 6-8: Khaki pants, white or Black polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,800
Tuition NotesParishioner Rate: 1 child $4800, 2 children $6700 3+ children $7800 Non-Parishioner Rate: 1 child $5800, 2 children $9000 3+ children $10700 Pre-K: $4000 (no multi-children discount)
% on Financial Aid
65%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Admissions DirectorRusty Albertson
Admissions AssociateBeth Leszcynski

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
FootballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Team, After Care/Before Care available, After School Tutoring, Alter Servers, Band, Book Fair, Boys and Girl Scouts, Children's Choir, CYO Sports, Drama-Spring Muscial, Service Club, Spell Bowl

School Notes

  • Vision Statement: The St. Mark School community strives to create a Christian and academic environment. Students are encouraged to develop their faith, talents, and social awareness in order to contribute to their life and the lives of others
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