St Mary Star Of The Sea School

  • The mission of St. Mary Star of the Sea School is to provide a quality Catholic education in which students may grow in truth and love.
  • St. Mary's exists to provide a Christ-centered atmosphere which nourishes young spirits and educates young minds.
  • Through learned Gospel values, this school is a center for life-long learning.
  • Its learning environment is directed toward the spiritual, intellectual, and social development as well as the physical well being of each student and family.
  • St. Mary's School provides an integrated curriculum that accommodates the diversity of learners in a global society and prepares them for eternal life.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students191 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
39%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St Mary Star Of The Sea School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newport News
    Grades: PK-8 | 274 students
    9 miles
    52 Harpersville Road
    Newport News, VA 23601
    (757)596-2754
    9 PK-8
    274
  • Hampton
    Hampton Christian Schools
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 432 students
    1.8 miles
    2419 N Armistead Ave
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757)838-7427
    1.8 PK-12
    432
  • Hampton
    Gloria Dei Lutheran School
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    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: NS-8 | 350 students
    2.8 miles
    250 Fox Hill Rd
    Hampton, VA 23669
    (757)851-6292
    2.8 NS-8
    350
  • Newport News
    Grades: PK-12 | 215 students
    12.5 miles
    13010 Mitchell Point Road
    Newport News, VA 23602
    (757)249-2654
    12.5 PK-12
    215
  • Yorktown
    Grades: PK-12 | 233 students
    9.7 miles
    4209 Big Bethel Road
    Yorktown, VA 23693
    (757)867-7005
    9.7 PK-12
    233

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
Awesome school one of the best ones I've ever been to so I suggest that you think about joining our family.
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After our first year at Saint Mary Star of the Sea School, I can safely say that I don't regret a penny that I spent. This is an amazing school with a warm and welcoming environment. Our oldest who graduated from 8th grade this year wishes he could go back... and this is a kid who never much cared for school until this last year.The teachers have excellent communication with parents and the environment is warm and loving. Not only did my children receive a rigorous education, but they learned, too, the values of self respect, humility, charity and honor. They grew as good citizens and learned so much more than ABC's and 123's. Take a tour of this school. It was certainly the best decision that I ever made for my own children.
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5  
My daughter went to this shool since she is 3 years old until now. She learn so much that she can read the entire children book at age 4. All the teachers are friendly, and kind. Over all, the school provide an excellent education. I love this school ! And recommend to parents who have children go to Pk. This shool is the one !
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Very good academics. Addition of marine science program is outstanding. Teaching the Faith to the children is awesome. Nuns at the school are great! Safe environment, recommend to all.
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