St. Mary Elementary School

  • St. Mary School, Grades K-8 strives to develop a deep sense of faith, love and service as the basis for a quality education.
  • We are committed to the moral, educational and social development of the child and to the creation of a desire for life-long learning.
  • As a ministry of St. Mary Parish, we are dedicated to developing Christian values reflecting the Catholic faith.
  • The faculty, staff and parents work together to create a loving, nurturing Catholic family atmosphere.
  • Within this environment, we serve the community of God through the children entrusted to St. Mary School.
  • We lovingly welcome children from Saint Mary Parish, other Catholic parishes and families of all faiths who desire such an education for their children.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9

Student Body

Total Students121 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade St. Mary Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Mount Vernon
    Grades: K-12 | 35 students
    0.2 miles
    1719 Broadway Street
    Mount Vernon, IL 62864
    (618) 241-0427
    0.2 K-12
  • Mount Vernon
    Grades: PK-10 | 25 students
    2.3 miles
    817 Woodland Dr
    Mount Vernon, IL 62864
    (618) 244-5404
    2.3 PK-10

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