St. Mary School


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Why Choose St. Mary School?

See through the eyes of our parent what makes St. Mary School an excellent choice for students in the Marion community, then make an appointment to see for yourself by calling the school at 740-382-1607! Our doors are open once again as we follow recommended safety practices.

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.
Ohio EdChoice and EdChoice Expansion Scholarhips 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,...
Substitute Teachers Needed
St. Mary School, like many other local schools, is in need of classroom substitutes. If you are interested and have a teaching certificate, and a Protecting God’s Children’s certificate, please contact Mr. Mental. He may be contacted at 740-382-1607 or...


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

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.