St. Mary Catholic School

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St. Mary School is a great gift to the parishes and community of Hagerstown as well as to the Church of Baltimore.
We endeavor to educate the whole child in an atmosphere where the student may experience living and learning in the light of the Catholic faith. St. Mary encourages the students to become sensitive to the needs of others in our parishes, local community, and the world.
We provide opportunities for response to this Christian awareness through service.
Ever mindful of the glory of God's creation, we guide the students as they grow in appreciation of human dignity and diversity.
St. Mary strives for excellence in academics as well as guidance in spiritual growth.
Since Catholic education encompasses every area of a child's development, St. Mary is concerned also with the physical and emotional development of each of its students.
St. Mary has its own school cafeteria which provides a nutritious, hot lunch daily at a reasonable cost for the students.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 191 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,450
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1874
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2017

Student Body

Total Students
191 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade
St. Mary Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
63%
Average Class Size
23 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
We use a 3-tier tuition rate system. $5450 for students belonging to St. Mary & St. Michael Parishes, $6450 for Catholics belonging to other Parishes, $7250 for other Faiths
Admissions Director
Mrs. Jenny Beck

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Battle of the Books, Catholic Daughters & American, Destination Imagination, Geography Bee, JHU CTY Talent Search, Legion of Mary, National Junior Honor Society, Operation Rice Bowl, Safety Patrol, Spelling Bee, Student Council

Club or Organization:
Art Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Chorus

School Notes

  • St. Mary School is a great gift to the parishes and community of Hagerstown as well as to the Church of Baltimore. We endeavor to educate the whole child in an atmosphere where the student may experience living and learning in the light of the Catholic faith. St. Mary encourages the students to become sensitive to the needs of others in our parishes, local community, and the world. We provide opportunities for response to this Christian awareness through service. Ever mindful of the glory of God's creation, we guide the students as they grow in appreciation of human dignity and diversity. St. Mary strives for excellence in academics as well as guidance in spiritual growth. Since Catholic education encompasses every area of a child's development, St. Mary is concerned also with the physical and emotional development of each of its students. St. Mary has its own school cafeteria which provides a nutritious, hot lunch daily at a reasonable cost for the students.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 191 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,450
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Hagerstown, MD is $9,175 for elementary schools and $10,996 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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