St. Mary Parish School

  • St. Mary Parish School has a rich history within the community of Menomonee Falls.
  • Over 30,000 students have graduated from the school during its 90-year history.
  • At the annual meeting on January 1, 1916, the parish leadership approved plans to build the original school consisting of 2 classrooms, a hall and convent living quarters.
  • The doors opened in September 1916 and the first class of two students graduated in 1919.
  • Enrollment grew steadily over the years and over time additional classrooms and space were constructed.
  • Today, St. Mary Parish School is poised to continue its long history of serving the families and children of Menomonee Falls.
  • The addition of a state-of-the art science lab, new Kindergarten classrooms and other remodeling components planned for the school will position our school to continue its mission for our next generation of students.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedSpeech via Public School System
Year Founded1916

Student Body

Total Students363 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeSt. Mary Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses1 courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(red plaid jumper or skirts for girls and navy blue/khaki pants and white or blue polos for boys and girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJun. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,035
Tuition NotesParishioner Rates 2010-11 K5-8th grade: $3035 per child (multiple child discounts available) K4 (5 half days): $2300 K3 (2 half day): $1000 K4 (3 half day): $1400
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLinda Joyner

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,
Volleyball
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Menomonee Falls
    Aquinas Academy
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 123 students
    2.3 miles
    N72W15935 Good Hope Rd
    Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    (262)502-1540
    2.3 PK-8
    123
  • Menomonee Falls
    Grades: PK-12 | 76 students
    2 miles
    N84W19049 Menomonee Ave
    Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    (262)251-0328
    2 PK-12
    76
  • Menomonee Falls
    Grades: NS-8 | 216 students
    0.4 miles
    N87W16173 Kenwood Blvd
    Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    (262)251-7140
    0.4 NS-8
    216
  • Menomonee Falls
    Pilgrim Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 138 students
    4.5 miles
    W156 N5429 Bette Dr
    Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    (262)781-3520
    4.5 PK-8
    138
  • Menomonee Falls
    St Anthony School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 156 students
    2.5 miles
    N74w13646 Appleton Ave
    Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
    (262)251-4390
    2.5 PK-8
    156

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