St. Mary School

Faith, Academics, service

Now Accepting Kindergarten Registration
Children who are five years old by Sept. 30, 2021 may register for Kindergarten for the 2021-2022 school year. Please contact the school office at 740-382-1607 to obtain a Kindergarten registration packet or see Registration Forms on our Admissions tab.  
Register Today!
St. Mary School is accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year for students entering Kindergarten through 8th grade.  See the Admissions tab for enrollment and scholarship information.
New Covid-19 Policy as of 1/4/22
Marion St. Mary Covid-19 Policy  Updated January 2022   Beginning January 3rd, St. Mary School will not require students to wear masks in classrooms and other indoor settings. Mask wearing will be optional but encouraged for all students, staff, and visitors. ...
Open House August 23rd, 5-7
Open House for All Families August 23rd, 5-7 pmDear Families of St. Mary School, We invite you to visit the school for our beginning of year Open House on August 23rd from 5 to 7 pm.  Students and families will have the opportunity to meet their teachers and see their...
Ohio EdChoice and EdChoice Expansion Scholarships Available!
EdChoice - The following students entering kindergarten through 8th grade are eligible to apply for a 2021-2022 EdChoice Scholarship: Children who attend or would be assigned to Taft Elementary, Hayes Elementary, Garfield Elementary, Benjamin Harrison Elementary,...


274 North Prospect Street
Marion, Ohio 43302

School Hours

M-F: 7:30 am – 3:00 pm
Closed weekends and holidays

Phone & Email

(740) 382-1607

Why Choose St. Mary School?

Hear from our families what makes St. Mary School an excellent place to learn. We invite you to schedule a tour of the school or discuss how we can serve your child. Please call the school at 740-382-1607 or fill out the contact form.

St. Mary School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

The mission of St. Mary School is to provide our students a foundation in faith, academics, and service. We expect our students to be practicing critical thinkers and to demonstrate responsibility, compassion, and respect.

  • Student learning is the chief priority for the school.
  • Our school is preparing students to be good Catholics.
  • Each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional, and intellectual needs.
  • Teachers, administrators, parents and the community share the responsibility for advancing the school’s mission.
  • There is an expectation at this school that students and faculty live and practice Catholic values and benefits.
  • The commitment to continuous improvement is imperative if our school is going to enable students to become self-confident, self-directed, life-long learners.

Diocesan Policy #4110.0

a. All paid staff must have on file both BCI and FBI background checks and must attend “Protection God’s Children” In-Service class.

b. All volunteers must have on file a BCI and FBI background check and must attend “Protecting God’s Children” In-Service class no matter if volunteering for the school or parish, and no matter what time of the day or night they volunteer.