St Mary School

  • St. Mary's Chinese Schools and Center has become world-reknown for its excellence in bicultural education, social outreach programs, and spiritual services.
  • St. Mary's principal components are: an outstanding English elementary day school; an excellent Chinese Language School, teaching both Cantonese and Mandarin to 600 students; a social outreach program, called Teahouse, offering English, naturalization, and acculturation classes for newcomers to our shores, and specializing in counseling for domestic violence and addictive gambling; a proven, energetic, year-round, extra-curriculum for young adults, teenagers, and children, such as the summer program, S.M.I.L.E. (St. Mary's Incredible Learning Experience); and comfortable, bilingual and bicultural spiritual growth and support programs, which include smoothly merging Far Eastern and Christian religious values.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students127 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
91%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeSt Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    3.1 miles
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    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415)824-2240
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  • San Francisco
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    2.4 miles
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    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415)861-5432
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  • San Francisco
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    Special Program Emphasis
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    1.4 miles
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    San Francisco, CA 94102
    (415)865-6084
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    1.1 miles
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  • San Francisco
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    San Francisco, CA 94108
    (415)421-0069
    0.3 K-8
    301

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