St. Mary School was established in 1914 by the School Sisters of Notre Dame.
Now in our ninetieth year, we continue to provide challenging academic programs rooted in the Catholic tradition for children in Nursery (3 year olds) through Grade 8.
The dedication and strong commitment of the administration, faculty, staff, clergy, and parents to continued growth and quality Catholic education permeates the strong family – centered school community.
Centered in the Word of God and the gift of Jesus in our midst, the mission of St.
Mary School is to educate the whole child. The school's role in leading students toward a life of Gospel values is to work in partnership with parents to foster academic, spiritual, and moral development.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 523 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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St. Mary School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
523 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
St. Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. Mary School was established in 1914 by the School Sisters of Notre Dame. Now in our ninetieth year, we continue to provide challenging academic programs rooted in the Catholic tradition for children in Nursery (3 year olds) through Grade 8. The dedication and strong commitment of the administration, faculty, staff, clergy, and parents to continued growth and quality Catholic education permeates the strong family – centered school community. Centered in the Word of God and the gift of Jesus in our midst, the mission of St. Mary School is to educate the whole child. The school's role in leading students toward a life of Gospel values is to work in partnership with parents to foster academic, spiritual, and moral development.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 523 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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