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St. Mary-Basha Catholic School Photo #1 - Our students, faculty/staff and parents gather in prayer each morning in Mary's Garden.
St. Mary-Basha Catholic School is dedicated to preparing the student for a life that will positively impact the community through principles rooted in the Gospel and in the teachings of the Catholic Church.
St. Mary-Basha Catholic School is dedicated to the education of the whole child as a Catholic and a citizen.
With the mutual cooperation of the home, school, Church and community, we provide an atmosphere in which each student is given the opportunity to develop his/her unique gifts in order to build a life based on the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
St. Mary-Basha Catholic School student learning expectations reflect what what every student who leaves our school should know, understand and be able to accomplish before graduation.
St. Mary-Basha students are active Catholics, responsible citizens, active learners, and efficient communicators.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 430 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,390
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 27 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Mary-Basha Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arizona for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild learning differences
Year Founded
1944
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1998

Student Body

Total Students
430 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
47%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
St. Mary-Basha Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
27 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Families are encouraged to apply for financial assistance through Catholic Education Arizona
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Christina Munoz

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Choir, Girl Scouts

Club or Organization:
Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band

School Notes

  • St. Mary-Basha Catholic School is the only Catholic School in the state of Arizona to receive a 12 out of 12 Accreditation rating from the Western Catholic Educational Association. 

School Reviews

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Within 1 yr of making the switch to private school I have seen my daughter change, not only as a child who now loves school but as a member of the community. She has learned so much from her Teacher, Mrs. Richard, that I don't think I could thank her enough.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 430 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,390
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 27 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Chandler, AZ is $9,898 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chandler, AZ is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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