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St. Mary School offers a faith-based program of academic excellence within a nurturing family atmosphere for children in grades Pre-K to 8.
We educate the whole child, and caring for each other and the world God created is woven into our everyday activities.
Half-day and full-day options are available for Pre-K. We offer after-school enrichment activities and after care for all grades.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CT School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 191 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students
191 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
St. Mary Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Winter & Summer uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Linda Garvey

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

School Notes

  • St. Mary School, based in beautiful Bethel, CT, offers a faith based education for children in grades PreK to 8th grade.  "Faith, Family, Academics" is the school motto, and can be witnessed in every classroom.  Small class sizes and personalized attention are key to student success.  A robust academic curriculum ensures that students are well prepared for the rigors of high school. Our PreK program, based in large beautiful classrooms, is focusesd on social and emotional growth, with lots of time for play and outdoor time, as well as one-on-one learning time with our teachers. We offer after-school enrichment activities, as well as a fully staffed after-care program. For more information, please visit our website at www.stmarybethelct, or contact Director of Enrollment, Linda Garvey, at Lgarvey@stmarybethelct.org. 
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CT School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 191 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $23,100 for elementary schools and $33,605 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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