St Mary's School

  • The Sisters of Charity from Cincinnati and the Jesuit Fathers of Immaculate Conception Parish opened Saint Mary's Catholic School in September 1863.
  • Saint Mary's School is a Faith Community, that works to build and nurture the students' total development.
  • The philosophy underlying the educational process at Saint Mary's School is based on the recognition that God is our origin and destiny.
  • Therefore, our educational mission is that of the church, "embracing three interlocking dimension: the message revealed by God which the church proclaims; fellowship in the life of the Holy Spirit; service to the Christian community and the entire human community." The total development of a person calls for transformation of oneself and society with God's help.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students362 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
89%
State avg.: 52%
Students by Grade St Mary's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    2.3 miles
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    4.4 miles
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    7.7 miles
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