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St. Mary's Academy

St. Mary's Academy is an all-female private Catholic traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

St. Mary's Academy says

St. Mary's Academy is a Catholic School for girls, founded, sponsored and administered by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. The administration, faculty and staff together with the students' parents are committed to challenging each young woman constantly and consistently to attain her full potential. This effort is strongly characterized by respect for the individual, academic preparation for higher education and empowerment of the young Christian woman to take her place in an ever-changing world. As an expression of the educational mission of the Catholic Church and the extension of the family unit in today's society, Saint Mary's Academy is enriched by a tradition of quality education for over a century. From its founding and ongoing association with the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Mary's Academy has acquired distinctive characteristics including a commitment to provide educational opportunities to young women with potential, a commitment to provide a supportive and caring Christian community which both nurtures and challenges these young women, and a conviction that education finds its character and expression in service to others. A St. Mary's Academy education promotes the formation and integral development of young Christian women from various ethnic backgrounds and cultures. This education provides opportunities for the development of contemporary leadership while preserving the spirit and traditions that have made St. Mary's Academy unique.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (310) 674-8470
Email
  ccotton@smabelles.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 256
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 67
10 59
11 62
12 68

St. Mary's Academy's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. Mary's Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 14 : 1
Gender 100% Female
Dress Code Uniform
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Multi-racial 12%
Hispanic/Latino 45%
Black or African American 42%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

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