St. Mark Catholic School

St. Mark Catholic School is a leader in Catholic education on the south side of Indianapolis for over 70 years.
St. Mark Catholic School is one of the fastest-growing schools in the Archdiocese of Indianapolis for the last 5 consecutive 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 20 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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 446 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,950
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Mark Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Full-time Special Needs Teacher
Year Founded
1948
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
446 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
61%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
St. Mark Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
24 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Grades K-5:Navy Blue pants/white or light blue polo Grades 6-8: Khaki pants, white or Black polo

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Parishioner Rate: 1 child $4950, 2 children $6950 3+ children $8150 Non-Parishioner Rate: 1 child $5900, 2 children $10,100 3+ children $12,400 Pre-K: $4000 (no multi-children discount)
% on Financial Aid
65%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,500
Admissions Director
Rusty Albertson
Admissions Associate
Beth Leszcynski

Sports

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
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Mark Catholic School cost?
St. Mark Catholic School's tuition is approximately $4,950 for private students.
What sports does St. Mark Catholic School offer?
St. Mark Catholic School offers 9 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball and Wrestling.
What is St. Mark Catholic School's ranking?
When is the application deadline for St. Mark Catholic School?
The application deadline for St. Mark Catholic School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is St. Mark Catholic School located?
St. Mark Catholic School is located in the Homecroft neighborhood of Indianapolis, IN. There are 3 other private schools located in Homecroft.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 446 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,950
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average acceptance rate in Indianapolis, IN is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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