Enrolling your children in St. Mary Catholic School enables them to experience a long-standing tradition of academic excellence that is rich in spiritual formation. Choosing Catholic Education is truly an investment in their future!

Through the spiritual and financial support of St. Mary Parish, SMCS is committed to keeping Catholic education affordable. Tuition assistance is available to Catholic families through their local parishes. SCRIP is the absolute best way to earn money toward tuition by simply using gift cards for all your shopping needs.  Start saving now!  

K-8 Tuition Rate for 2019-2020 School Year


  1st Child

2nd Child 3rd Child 4th Child

St. Mary’s & St. Michael’s Parishes*

(Pre-K 4 Full Day – 8th Grade)


$5,250 $4,450

Discount based on available funds

Catholics belonging to other Parishes

(Pre-K 4 Full Day – 8th Grade)


$6,250 $5,270

Discount based on available funds

Other Faiths

(Pre-K 4 Full Day – 8th Grade)


$7,050 $7,050


Pre-K 4

(Half Day Option)

$3,600 $3,600 $3,600



*  St. Mary’s Parish subsidizes the school.

 Additional Fees:

  • Health Fee                        $75 per family
  • Mandatory Fundraiser    $210 per family (Seven $10 raffle tickets per trimester)
  • Art Fee                               $5 per child
  • HSA Dues                         $45 per family ($40 if paid by September 14)
  • St. Mary Catholic School, with the full support of its Home & School Association, School Board, Principal, and Pastor, requires 30 hours of service per family per school year. Family Commitment volunteers hours not completed will be charged at a rate of $30/hr.
  • A complete schedule of tuition and fees can be found here: Fees_checklist_2019-2020

Method of Payment:

Tuition, Health Fee, and Art Fee are invoiced through FACTS (https://factsmgt.com/services/tuition-management/):

  • Lump sum by July 10
  • One half in July/Remainder in December
  • Monthly (July through April) with payment due by 10th of each month