St. Mary Parish School

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St. Mary Parish School Photo #1 - St. Mary Catholic School provides a strong, faith-based education with an amazing community of parents and teachers that care about our students. Please schedule a tour to learn more about our programs, activities, and community.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #2 - Our students at St. Mary Catholic School participate in PLTW, a hands-on, project-based program exposing students to areas of study that they typically do not pursue, and providing them with a foundation and proven path to college and career success.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #3 - Roary, our school's mascot, serves as a symbol of identity and creates a sense of belonging and community spirit within the staff and students of St. Mary. The lion represents the following qualities: strength, courage, wisdom, pride, devotion, leadership, and loyalty.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #4 - St. Mary Catholic School has a 4th, 5th, and a 6-8th grade middle school band, as well as our Jazz Ensemble. 40% of our students enroll in band. Students take lessons on their respective instruments and attend full band practices. Our band performs many concerts at school, as well as our annual Christmas concert at Southridge.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #5 - St. Mary Catholic School strives to be a place of welcome, a place to feel at home. Each student and teacher, each parent and visitor is received with respect and hospitality. Our mission: Celebrating spiritual growth while providing academic excellence in a Christ-centered environment.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #6 - Academic excellence has always been a hallmark of Catholic education. St. Mary continues that tradition. Our students consistently excel in intellectual achievements. Looking ahead, we are instilling in our children the desire to be life-long learners. Intellectual curiosity and ability are, and will be essential to personal and professional growth.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #7 - Students at St. Mary Catholic School attend mass on a weekly basis.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #8 - During All School Liturgies at St. Mary Catholic School, throughout the year, each grade level plans the liturgy, proclaims the readings, and helps deliver the message to the parishioners.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #9 - Along with our commitment to quality education, St. Mary Catholic School highlights the importance of community service and the understanding of Catholic Social Teachings. The 1st Grade class works with Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative to write cards to veterans.
St. Mary Parish School Photo #10 - At St. Mary Catholic School, each class works with a different parish ministry partner to ensure that service is embedded in our academic program. Our 6th grade class works with Pathfinders, an organization providing support to homeless youth.
  • St. Mary Catholic School strives to be a place of welcome, a place to feel at home.
  • Each student and teacher, each parent and visitor is received with respect and hospitality.
  • The goal of the St. Mary Parish School is to provide the best possible educational experiences, learning opportunities and integration of religious truths and values.
  • Through the combined efforts of the staff, parents and students, St. Mary Parish School will provide an exciting and rewarding educational year.
  • Within our Catholic school, teachers and students experience together what it means to live a life of prayer, personal responsibility and freedom reflective of gospel values.
  • The commitment of the Catholic school to Christian values and Christian moral code renders a profound service to society, our families and our communities.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1950

Student Body

Total Students383 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade St. Mary Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
35%
Average Class Size19 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(uniforms required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,163
Admissions DirectorMickie Mroczenski

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Dance, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballDance,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Forensics, Girl Scouts, Math Club, Science Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band/Jazz Band

School Notes

  • St. Mary Catholic School strives to be a place of welcome, a place to feel at home.
  • Each student and teacher, each parent and visitor is received with respect and hospitality.
  • The goal of the St. Mary Parish School is to provide the best possible educational experiences, learning opportunities and integration of religious truths and values.
  • Through the combined efforts of the staff, parents and students, St. Mary Parish School will provide an exciting and rewarding educational year.
  • Within our Catholic school, teachers and students experience together what it means to live a life of prayer, personal responsibility and freedom reflective of gospel values.
  • The commitment of the Catholic school to Christian values and Christian moral code renders a profound service to society, our families and our communities.

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