St. Mary S Catholic School

St. Mary's Catholic School strives to develop faith-filled, responsible citizens for our global community by providing a quality Catholic education which emphasizes academic success, self-discipline, and moral training, in a caring Christian environment.
Staff members at St. Mary's School are dedicated to the development of each individual student's potential.
The student will be taught both the cognitive and the affective skills needed to become effective citizens of the world.
The school assumes this responsibility in cooperation with the child's primary educators, the parents.
The school aims to educate intellectually, spiritually, morally, socially, emotionally, and physically.
The child will learn to discover knowledge for himself, to solve problems, to be a critical reader, to develop a healthy curiosity and to be open-minded.
The child will be encouraged to give witness to his faith by his own life.
Our aim is to form pupils with a social conscience, a desire for racial justice, compassion for those who suffer, and zeal for the common goal.
St. Mary's School is committed to quality education to meet the needs of the modern child.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 168 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Mary S Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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School History

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
168 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
St. Mary S Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size
15 students
Advanced Courses
Honors Courses and Dual Credit
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Dress uniform required for Mass days and formal field trips, other days casual uniform is acceptable (see website for details))

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies by grade level. The average tuition between our Early Childhood and our High School would be from $5K to $9K per year. The fee schedule, dress code, school calendar, cafeteria menu, and other pertinent information are available on the school website at www.stmaryslgv.com
Admissions Director
Melinda Dunn

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Guitar, Photography, Pop Choir, Theater

School Notes

  • Faith based education
  • Scholarship
  • Leadership
  • Service
  • Providing quality education in a Christian setting since 1948.
  • Accredited by TCCED and recognized by TEA
  • Offering Dual Credit and Honors Classes
  • Competitive Athletics
  • Christian Schools Athletic Conference member
  • Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 168 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Texas is $9,490 for elementary schools and $10,969 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Texas is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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