St Mary School

  • St. Mary School is a Catholic elementary school with Pre-K through Eighth grades with 200 students.
  • We are a member of the Hartford Archdiocesan school system and are accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
  • We at St. Mary are proud of the quality Catholic education which we offer to Branford and neighboring shoreline communities.
  • We look to the future with a renewed commitment to our mission to provide Christian witness and provide academic excellence.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students141 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade St Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Branford
    Grades: 5-8 | 25 students
    3.4 miles
    28 School Street
    Branford, CT 06405
    3.4 5-8
  • East Haven
    St Bernadette School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 136 students
    4.3 miles
    20 Burr St
    East Haven, CT 06512
    4.3 PK-8
  • East Haven
    Grades: NS-8 | 142 students
    3.1 miles
    35 Bishop St
    East Haven, CT 06512
    3.1 NS-8
  • Hamden
    Grades: NS-12 | 574 students
    6.5 miles
    1108 Whitney Ave
    Hamden, CT 06517
    6.5 NS-12
  • Cheshire
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    13.3 miles
    660 Boulder Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    13.3 PK-K

School Reviews

St. Mary's offers a great experience for children ages 3-14, including full day pre-k starting at age 3. School offers math, science, technology and Spanish programs for all ages and are building future leaders in our community. The school has a long history of offering music, art and athletic programs. There is an after school program and free bus service for Branford residences. I have 3 children that attend St.Marys and I would highly recommend it to anyone looking for a private school that focuses on delivery a higher level of education for child.
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