St Mary's Christian School
- St. Mary's Christian School is a non-profit, co-educational day school.
- The school is open for 180 days for our full day programs.
- Our half day programs operate fewer days. We are closed for 12 major holidays and 12 days during the school year for vacation, parent conferences and staff training.
- At St. Mary's our curriculum goal is to provide a daily experience that is directed at joy filled Christian learning and living.
- We have small classes by design. Lessons and activities are based on well researched learning and teaching practices.
- We are committed as a staff to continually revising our program to meet the needs of the students that are currently enrolled, not to expect children to fit into a limiting predetermined curriculum.
- We are using the Washington State's Essential Learnings, developmental growth continuum and the newly developed Early Learning and Developmental Benchmarks for children from birth to age 5 to guide our program design.
- Our mission shall be to work in active partnership with parents to assist in the development of the whole child - intellectually, spiritually, morally, socially, emotionally and physically and to help awaken and educate children about the special capacities and talents they each possess.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)|
Other school association(s)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||49 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 23%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||5 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Tacoma Grades: NS-12 | 606 students
827 N Tacoma Ave
Tacoma, WA 98403
(253)272-2216 8 NS-12
- Tacoma Grades: PK-4 | 33 students
1407 S I St
Tacoma, WA 98405
(253)627-7554 7 PK-4
- Tacoma Grades: NS-8 | 172 students
202 E 56th St
Tacoma, WA 98404
(253)475-9513 5.4 NS-8
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