St. Mary of the Valley School, sharing the charism and mission of the Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon, aspires to build a community committed to teaching, learning, and living as Jesus did. St. Mary of the Valley School provides an academically rich faith-filled learning environment, creating a Catholic values-based education. We are a joyous faith community in which students, staff, and parents respect, affirm, and support one another. The St. Mary of the Valley School community models and nurtures the development of a personal relationship with God through various forms of prayer and worship. We encourage students to develop a sense of justice, peace, compassion, and respect for all people. St. Mary of the Valley School supports each students family in its role as the childs primary educator. We nurture the education of the whole child: spiritual, intellectual, cultural, social, emotional, and physical growth. We recognize the dignity and diversity of each student by fostering his/her ability to recognize and develop individual strengths and talents. We maintain high academic and social standards, preparing students for life long learning, leadership, and service in their community, country, and world.