St Mary's Grade School

  • St. Mary's Grade School was established in 1878 as St. Mary's Academy and Boarding School, Bismarck's first school; St. Mary's served as the only Catholic School in Bismarck for nearly 70 years and as such set the standard for Catholic School education.
  • St. Mary's Grade School offers a modern educational program in which students learn mathematics, morality, fine arts, faith, languages, and love in small classes taught by caring teachers.
  • The 193 children at St. Mary's Grade School have opportunities to discover themselves as scholars, leaders, stewards, thinkers, and artists.
  • We also boast top-notch facilities that include a library, a fine arts center, a computer lab, and a science lab.
  • Continuing in this rich tradition, St. Mary's Grade School is committed to respond to the call to be A School with the mission of Christ, to celebrate faith, proclaim the Gospel, become servant leaders, and provide a quality education.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students292 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St Mary's Grade School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. Mary's Grade School was established in 1878 as St. Mary's Academy and Boarding School, Bismarck's first school; St. Mary's served as the only Catholic School in Bismarck for nearly 70 years and as such set the standard for Catholic School education. St. Mary's Grade School offers a modern educational program in which students learn mathematics, morality, fine arts, faith, languages, and love in small classes taught by caring teachers. The 193 children at St. Mary's Grade School have opportunities to discover themselves as scholars, leaders, stewards, thinkers, and artists. We also boast top-notch facilities that include a library, a fine arts center, a computer lab, and a science lab. Continuing in this rich tradition, St. Mary's Grade School is committed to respond to the call to be A School with the mission of Christ, to celebrate faith, proclaim the Gospel, become servant leaders, and provide a quality education.
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  • Bismarck
    Grades: PK-12 | 590 students
    2 miles
    1915 Shiloh Dr
    Bismarck, ND 58503
    (701) 221-2104
    2 PK-12
    590

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