Mission and Vision of St. Mary Catholic School
The Mission of St. Mary Catholic School
St. Mary Catholic School empowers children in their faith journey and promotes academic excellence and life-long service inspired by the Gospel of Jesus Christ in a nurturing community.
The Vision of St. Mary Catholic School
St. Mary Catholic School will continue to be a school of excellence with a strong focus on its Catholic identity and academic distinction. A dedicated and caring faculty will be the hallmark of its academic excellence.
St. Mary Catholic School will actively work to build a sense of rapport with the faith-based communities and to encourage support from all local parishes for the school’s future needs. It will be a strong spiritually-centered community, living the Catholic faith as expressed through worship and service.
St. Mary Catholic School will create a campus environment which ensures the best use of all its facilities in a positive atmosphere which reflects and supports family values. It will endeavor to create a modern facility in order to offer the best educational experience for its students.
St. Mary Catholic School will encourage support of the alumni who value the school’s strong commitment to academic excellence and spiritual formation.
The Mission of the Archdiocese of Baltimore
Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Baltimore provide a Christ-centered education that is academically excellent and empowers students to reach their full potential –spiritually, intellectually, physically, socially, and morally. Fostered through robust collaboration among all stakeholders, the mission is accomplished through accountable leadership at all levels, ongoing and coordinated strategic planning, centralized efficiencies, and financial sustainability.
The Vision of the Archdiocese of Baltimore
Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Baltimore nurture and sustain the God-given gifts of every person, especially students, to be used in service to the Mission of Jesus.
Interested in Learning More about our Catholic School?
In choosing St. Mary Catholic School, you are investing in your child’s tomorrow. For over 145 years students and families have been entrusting SMCS for educational excellence – spiritually, academically, and socially. We invite you to visit our campus in historic Hagerstown, Maryland to learn more about our school as well as our school community.