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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1948

Student Body

Total Students168 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St. Mary S Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size15 students
Advanced CoursesHonors Courses and Dual Credit
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Dress uniform required for Mass days and formal field trips, other days casual uniform is acceptable (see website for details))

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition 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 DirectorMelinda Dunn

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

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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  • Waco
    St Louis Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 274 students
    157.2 miles
    2208 N 23rd Street
    Waco, TX 76708
    (254) 754-2041
    157.2 PK-8
    274

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