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St. Mary's Primary School

St. Mary's Primary School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 5.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban


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St. Mary's Primary School says

Welcome! With the opening of St. Marys School in 1908, by the Sisters of the Holy Union of the Sacred Heart, a legacy of Catholic education in the City of Taunton was born.Over the past one hundred years, our school has provided that special vision of life and learning rooted in faith to generations of students. Throughout our rich history, our traditions, legacies and standards of excellence are the tenets that truly make our school special and unique in this millennium. St. Marys Primary School is an accredited school of choice for students in our three-year old pre-kindergarten program through fifth grade. Even though St. Marys is considered a parish school, students come from a multitude of area parishes, both Catholic and non-Catholic.It is the mission of St. Marys Primary School to provide our students with a challenging and quality education, within the framework of a caring, safe, and Christ-centered learning environment. We strive to educate the whole child with emphasis on respecting the uniqueness of each individual in developing his/her personal potential. Our commitment is to prepare and develop faith-filled, responsible citizens, and life-long learners who can meet the challenges of todays diverse world. Celebrating 100 Years of Excellence in Catholic EducationSafe, Caring and Christian Learning EnvironmentWell-rounded and Challenging Academic ProgramFaith and Values-Based CurriculumState Certified FacultyAccredited by New England Association of Schools & Colleges, Inc.Member of National Catholic Educator's AssociationHalf & Full Day 3 & 4 Year Old Pre-Kindergarten ProgramsFull Day Kindergarten Program Before & After School Care Provided State-of-the-Art Technology ProgramMusic, Art & Drama ProgramsAnnual Drama Club ProductionsStrong Creative Writing ProgramCommunity Service OpportunitiesStudent Enrichment/Extra-Curriculiar ProgramsActive School Life Parent's OrganizationFamily-Oriented Activities



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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 266
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 46
Kindergarten 36
1 35
2 34
3 38
4 48
5 29

St. Mary's Primary School's relatively variable 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 Primary School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 11 : 1
Gender 46% Male / 54% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 75%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 3%

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

Other school associations

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