St Mary's School

  • St. Mary's School of Waterford is a parochial elementary school educating boys and girls in grades Pre-K through 8th.
  • We provide our students with an academic environment which uniquely balances the importance of education, Catholic faith and family.
  • Our school's relationship with its families is a partnership which ensures each child's success.
  • Our nurturing atmosphere enables our students to excel intellectually and thrive spiritually, developing into compassionate, lifelong learners.
  • An outstanding academic program combined with the moral foundation of Gospel teachings creates young adults who are critical thinkers and leaders for the future.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1953

Student Body

Total Students180 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Mary's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses1 course

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,650
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ballston Spa
    St Mary S School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-5 | 204 students
    17.1 miles
    40 Thompson St
    Ballston Spa, NY 12020
    (518) 885-7300
    17.1 PK-5
    204
  • Latham
    St Ambrose School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 155 students
    4.5 miles
    347 Old Loudon Road
    Latham, NY 12110
    (518) 785-6453
    4.5 PK-8
    155
  • Saratoga Springs
    Grades: PK-8 | 152 students
    20.5 miles
    459 Lake Avenue
    Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
    (518) 583-0841
    20.5 PK-8
    152
  • Troy
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 124 students
    5.9 miles
    308 Spring Avenue
    Troy, NY 12180
    (518) 274-3655
    5.9 PK-6
    124

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The average private school tuition in New York is $12,776 for elementary schools and $25,320 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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