Welcome from the Admissions Office!
St. Mary’s Academy is one of the oldest private Catholic schools in the country. Providing a holistic education that focuses on the spiritual, mental, physical and aesthetic development of its students, the Academy endeavors daily to produce students who are well-rounded, caring and contributing members of society.
Instruction begins in the primary grades with the focus being on the development of the mind, body and soul. Students are taught reasoning, grammar and how to express themselves both orally and written. Love of God and neighbor is also emphasized through daily prayer and religion classes.
Ninety-five percent of all graduates go on to pursue post secondary education with over $4 million in scholarships being awarded annually.
In the upper grades, students further their development in the arts, sciences and humanities. Ninety-five percent of all graduates go on to pursue post secondary education with an average of over $3.2 million in scholarships being awarded annually.
Admission is offered to girls, boys and young women who are willing to challenge themselves academically, spiritually and personally. Prospective students and their families are encouraged to attend our Open House which will be held on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 6:00 PM. Private Tours of the campus may also be arranged by appointment. Please be sure to check our calendar for upcoming dates.
St. Mary’s Academy is committed to a talented and diverse student population and welcomes students of any race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin. St. Mary’s Academy does not discriminate in its educational and admission policies, financial aid, athletic or other programs and activities.
For further information about the admissions procedures, private tours and upcoming events, please contact our Admissions Director, Tamiko Massey-Haynes, at (504) 245-0200 Ext.119.