St. Mary School

  • St. Mary's is a Catholic School located next to St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Niles Michigan.
  • We offer faith-based education using the Christian messages found throughout the Bible.
  • Our long tradition of educating young people dates back to the 1800's.
  • St. Mary's and her graduates have contributed to the growth and prosperity of our community.
  • Today, St. Mary's School is proud of our educational excellence and a family friendly environment.
  • Our classes sizes are small; we dedicate our efforts to teaching each child at their particular ability level.
  • "The Mission of St. Mary`s School is to gather as a faith-filled community in union with parents to form students through the Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Catholic Tradition and to provide an excellent education".

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students73 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade St. Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,000
Tuition NotesThe tuition rate varies. PreK - It depends on how many days the child attends and if those are full or half days. There is also a "Parishioner Rate", this rate is cheaper and applies to all registered, practicing Catholics.

School Notes

  • St. Mary's is a Catholic School located next to St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Niles Michigan. We offer faith-based education using the Christian messages found throughout the Bible. Our long tradition of educating young people dates back to the 1800's. St. Mary's and her graduates have contributed to the growth and prosperity of our community. Today, St. Mary's School is proud of our educational excellence and a family friendly environment. Our classes sizes are small; we dedicate our efforts to teaching each child at their particular ability level.
  • "The Mission of St. Mary`s School is to gather as a faith-filled community in union with parents to form students through the Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Catholic Tradition and to provide an excellent education."
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