St. Mary Of The Assumption Elementary School

  • St. Mary's was established as a parish school in 1899.
  • St. Mary's offers a rich tradition of Catholic school education for students in preschool through grade eight.
  • We are a culturally diverse community that is guided by the Commandments of Love of God and Love of Neighbor.
  • In addition to religious instruction, the school curriculum challenges students to gain mastery in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies by fostering inquiry, problem solving, and decision making skills.
  • Teachers develop and support an awareness of the connections between subjects by providing opportunities for student projects and presentations.
  • We believe that the curriculum should be integrated and reflect life experiences.
  • At all levels, students are provided with opportunities to explore their talents and interests when they participate in weekly art, music, physical education, and computer classes.
  • Starting at grade 4 and continuing through grade 8, students are instructed in Spanish language and culture.
  • All St. Mary's students are expected to work cooperatively, and with respect for one another, as they experience the excitement that accompanies new learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1899

Student Body

Total Students280 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
69%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeSt. Mary Of The Assumption Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size15 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Refer to our Uniform policy on our web site)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,300
Tuition Notes$6,300 for K2-8 Check web site for details of PreK and Nursery tuition and hours
Admissions DirectorShayna MacDonald

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Spanish Club; Chess Club; Coding Spanish Club; Chess Club; Coding,

School Notes

  • St. Mary's was established as a parish school in 1899. St. Mary's offers a rich tradition of Catholic school education for students in preschool through grade eight. We are a culturally diverse community that is guided by the Commandments of Love of God and Love of Neighbor. In addition to religious instruction, the school curriculum challenges students to gain mastery in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies by fostering inquiry, problem solving, and decision making skills. Teachers develop and support an awareness of the connections between subjects by providing opportunities for student projects and presentations. We believe that the curriculum should be integrated and reflect life experiences. At all levels, students are provided with opportunities to explore their talents and interests when they participate in weekly art, music, physical education, and computer classes. Starting at grade 4 and continuing through grade 8, students are instructed in Spanish language and culture. Implementing a rigorous curriculum our students are accepted at some of the finest exam schools in the area. 90% of our middle schoolers are accepted at Boston Latin School.
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5  10/14/2017
This is an outstanding and highly competitive school. Our children have spent the past 8 years at St Mary's Brookline. Excellent teachers- well run- state of art classrooms. I highly recommend it.
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