St. Mary's Catholic School envisions a Christian learning community guided by the love, acceptance, and caring expressed in the life of Jesus Christ, thereby encouraging our students to be life-long learners with open hearts and a deep commitment to serving others.
Anchored in love, St. Mary's Catholic School endeavors to promote Gospel values, academic excellence, and service to others.
The Christian community of St. Mary's Catholic School believes each child is a gift from God endowed with unique gifts, talents, and abilities, the home, school, church and community support the total educational experience of the child, with parents having the primary role, a superior academic curriculum based on the needs of diverse learners stimulates students intellectually, physically, socially, and spiritually students recognize and accept diverse beliefs, abilities, and cultures of others, prayer is an integral part of the school day we demonstrate our Christian values by offering our support and service to the community.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 171 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,600
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students
171 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
St. Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
17 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition Assistance is available. $500 technology and book fee.
% on Financial Aid
40%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
David Arwood
Admissions Associate
Melody Berry

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Aftercare Program, Middle School Robotics, Spanish

Arts and Music Programs:
Artist in Residence - Alathea

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Johnson City Parks and Rec Teams

School Notes

  • St. Mary's Catholic School envisions a Christian learning community guided by the love, acceptance, and caring expressed in the life of Jesus Christ, thereby encouraging our students to be life-long learners with open hearts and a deep commitment to serving others. Anchored in love, St. Mary's Catholic School endeavors to promote Gospel values, academic excellence, and service to others. The Christian community of St. Mary's Catholic School believes each child is a gift from God endowed with unique gifts, talents, and abilities, the home, school, church and community support the total educational experience of the child, with parents having the primary role, a superior academic curriculum based on the needs of diverse learners stimulates students intellectually, physically, socially, and spiritually students recognize and accept diverse beliefs, abilities, and cultures of others, prayer is an integral part of the school day we demonstrate our Christian values by offering our support and service to the community.

School Reviews

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This has been such a wonderful experience for our Pre K student. The teachers and staff are amazing, and my child is learning so much. She also LOVES coming to school.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 171 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,600
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Tennessee is $10,226 for elementary schools and $10,537 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Tennessee is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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