St Mary School

  • St. Mary School provides a Gospel of school life from the subjects taken in class, to the recreation on the playground and extends this experience of Christ back to the home.
  • This Gospel value approach to education makes St. Mary School different from other public and private schools It is the purpose of St. Mary Elementary School and Middle School to provide a course of religious studies based on Gospel values and the teachings of the Church Strong elementary academic experience for the demands of the future An opportunity for students to nurture their creativity through exposure to music and the arts An opportunity for spiritual growth through prayer, liturgy, and para liturgical services An atmosphere of acceptance and support to enable the individual to develop a mature personality.
  • Mature, responsible teachers who are good role models and who will reinforce the Christian values and attitudes upon which the school is founded A setting for learning that will create opportunities and encouragement for the students to accept ownership and responsibility for their learning Continuing communication between home and school by encouraging parents to actively participate in their role as educators.
  • All faculty and volunteers who work with children at St. Mary School are required to complete the "Protecting God's Children" workshop.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students216 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses1 course
Advanced CoursesAdvanced Math for students in 5th-8th grade
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform skirts/jumpers/pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,811
Tuition NotesThis is per child. There is also a registration fee of $100.00 for existing families and $175.00 for new families
Admissions DirectorSusan Harmon

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band Program, Forensics Team, Spring Musical

School Notes

  • St. Mary School provides a Gospel of school life from the subjects taken in class, to the recreation on the playground and extends this experience of Christ back to the home. This Gospel value approach to education makes St. Mary School different from other public and private schools It is the purpose of St. Mary Elementary School and Middle School to provide A course of religious studies based on Gospel values and the teachings of the Church Strong elementary academic experience for the demands of the future An opportunity for students to nurture their creativity through exposure to music and the arts An opportunity for spiritual growth through prayer, liturgy, and para liturgical services An atmosphere of acceptance and support to enable the individual to develop a mature personality Mature, responsible teachers who are good role models and who will reinforce the Christian values and attitudes upon which the school is founded A setting for learning that will create opportunities and encouragement for the students to accept ownership and responsibility for their learning Continuing communication between home and school by encouraging parents to actively participate in their role as educators. All faculty and volunteers who work with children at St. Mary School are required to complete the "Protecting God's Children" workshop. 
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    355 N Cross St
    Sycamore, IL 60178
    (815) 895-8522
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