St. Mary's School

St. Mary's School in Bird Island serves the area students in kindergarten through eighth grade by providing a Christ-centered Catholic education where academic excellence, self-worth and faith development go hand in hand in a safe environment.
St. Mary's Catholic School has a strong commitment and responsibility to be a caring, sharing and witnessing community of faith guided by the Gospel message, rooted in Catholic tradition.
We create an accepting environment in which students are challenged academically and spiritually to develop their talents to their fullest potential.
We strive to teach the value of community service as well as to raise an awareness of peace and justice issues in our world today.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students153 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St. Mary's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school, elementary school and preschool to St. Mary's School is Central Minnesota Christian School (17.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Prinsburg
    Grades: PK-12 | 327 students
    17.6 miles
    204 School St
    Prinsburg, MN 56281
    (320) 978-8700
    17.6 PK-12
    327
  • Fairfax
    Prairie Lutheran Schools
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 88 students
    18.8 miles
    15 Ne 2nd Street, Fairfax, Mn 55332, Usa
    Fairfax, MN 55332
    (507) 426-7755
    18.8 PK-8
    88
  • Redwood Falls
    St. John Lutheran School
    St. John Lutheran School Photo - Fall 2012 aerial of school.
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 153 students
    19 miles
    34719 County Hwy 24
    Redwood Falls, MN 56283
    (507) 617-3002
    19 PK-8
    153
  • Gibbon
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-8 | 34 students
    24.3 miles
    1322 1st Ave
    Gibbon, MN 55335
    (507) 834-6136
    24.3 PK-8
    34
  • Gibbon
    Prairie Lutheran Elementary School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 87 students
    24.3 miles
    1322 First Ave
    Gibbon, MN 55335
    (507) 834-6136
    24.3 PK-8
    87

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