St Mary School

  • Saint Mary School provide a nurturing and challenging environment which encourages and allows children from preschool through grade eight to grow in faith and knowledge.
  • Saint Mary School integrates faith and Catholic teaching within a strong academic curriculum founded on solid educational principles.
  • The goal of the school is to prepare its students to become Christian adults who live the message of Jesus by caring for and serving others.
  • The School Board has three primary objectives to provide advice and support in ensuring the financial well-being of the school to contribute to a long-term strategic plan that outlines opportunities for enhancements to the school for the future St Mary school to work with the school administration and Pastor to ensure the activities are consistent with the Mission of Saint Mary School.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students330 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 Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milford
    St Gabriel School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 167 students
    3 miles
    1 Tudor Rd
    Milford, CT 06460
    (203) 874-3811
    3 PK-8
  • West Haven
    Our Lady Of Victory School
    Alternative School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 113 students
    4.5 miles
    620 Jones Hill Rd
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203) 932-6457
    4.5 PK-8
  • West Haven
    St Lawrence School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 156 students
    6.4 miles
    231 Main St
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203) 933-2518
    6.4 PK-8
  • Milford
    Grades: NS-PK | 115 students
    1.6 miles
    69 Woodmont Road
    Milford, CT 06460
    (203) 877-5167
    1.6 NS-PK
  • Branford
    St Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 141 students
    12.8 miles
    62 Cedar St
    Branford, CT 06405
    (203) 488-8386
    12.8 PK-8

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
We absolutely love St Mary school and would highly recommend it to anyone interested in going the Catholic school route. My daughter just started her second year here and we are so pleased!
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This is only my child's second year at St Mary School, but we love everything about it. All the teachers and staff are very caring and always there for the kids.
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The average private school tuition in Connecticut is $17,579 for elementary schools and $34,479 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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