St. Mark Elementary School

Ranked as Western New York's #1 Private Elementary school for 2019! (Buffalo's Business First Rankings)
St. Mark's Elementary School has been dedicated to nurturing young minds in the North Buffalo community for almost 90 years.
An integral part of the parish community and neighborhood, St. Mark's offers a challenging and balanced curriculum beginning with children in Kindergarten through grade 8.
High moral and academic standards coupled with self-discipline provide a safe and creative environment for learning in all grades.
We believe it is our responsibility to assist families in the education and growth of their children academically, spiritually, emotionally, socially, and physically.
Our approach to education is to empower each child to make responsible and appropriate decisions, perform to the best of his or her ability in all endeavors, and gain the confidence and knowledge for success in the next stage of his or her education. Our philosophy has borne fruit in the form of excellent test scores, faith filled graduates, outstanding athletic teams and spectacular artistic performances.
We invite you to take a closer look at St. Mark School.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes

Student Body

Total Students374 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Mark Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Advanced CoursesRegents Algebra

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesParishioners:1 Child $4,8902 Children $8,3703 Children $11,795Non-Parishioners:1 Child $5,5652 Children $9,6953 Children $13,775

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Fit, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross FitIce Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • St. Mark's Elementary School has been dedicated to nurturing young minds in the North Buffalo community for almost 90 years. An integral part of the parish community and neighborhood, St. Mark's offers a challenging and balanced curriculum beginning with children in Kindergarten through grade 8. High moral and academic standards coupled with self-discipline provide a safe and creative environment for learning in all grades. We believe it is our responsibility to assist families in the education and growth of their children academically, spiritually, emotionally, socially, and physically. Our approach to education is to empower each child to make responsible and appropriate decisions, perform to the best of his or her ability in all endeavors, and gain the confidence and knowledge for success in the next stage of his or her education. Our philosophy has borne fruit in the form of excellent test scores, faith filled graduates, outstanding athletic teams and spectacular artistic performances. We invite you to take a closer look at St. Mark School.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo
    Grades: NS-12 | 257 students
    5.9 miles
    39 Academy St
    Buffalo, NY 14221
    (716) 634-4821
    5.9 NS-12
    257
  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-8 | 298 students
    0.7 miles
    104 New Amsterdam Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14216
    (716) 877-5035
    0.7 PK-8
    298
  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-12 | 310 students
    3.9 miles
    4625 Harlem Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14226
    (716) 839-1242
    3.9 PK-12
    310
  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-8 | 148 students
    5.2 miles
    1988 Clinton Street
    Buffalo, NY 14206
    (716) 822-8057
    5.2 PK-8
    148
  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-8 | 198 students
    1.6 miles
    3275 Main St
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716) 835-7395
    1.6 PK-8
    198

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