St. Mark 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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 374 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
374 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
St. Mark School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Advanced Courses
Regents Algebra

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Parishioners:1 Child $4,8902 Children $8,3703 Children $11,795Non-Parishioners:1 Child $5,5652 Children $9,6953 Children $13,775

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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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does St. Mark School offer?
St. Mark School offers 9 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Fit, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is St. Mark School's ranking?
St. Mark School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for St. Mark School?
The application deadline for St. Mark School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 374 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Buffalo, NY is $7,368 for elementary schools and $10,306 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Buffalo, NY is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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