Student Life


St. Mary Catholic Physical Education Program

Students in grades Pre-K through 8 attend a weekly physical education (P.E.) class for 45 minutes. As a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, SMCS stresses the importance of teaching the “entire child.” This includes structured physical activities in a safe and comfortable learning environment to promote good sportsmanship, social skills, and an active healthy lifestyle. To learn more about the physical education program at St. Mary Catholic School please click on the button below. 

St. Mary Catholic School Athletics Program

St. Mary Catholic School Athletics Program

St. Mary Catholic School provides opportunities for youth to further develop interests and talents through participation in athletics. 
Athletics provides many students with a lifetime basis for personal values, for work, and for leisure activities.  The development of good sportsmanship, cooperation, leadership, ethical behavior, and an appreciation for the importance of practice are encouraged.

SMCS sponsors Crusader basketball teams (depending upon the interest level) and a cheerleading squad.

  • Developmental Crusaders (grades 5 & 6 boys)
  • Junior Varsity Crusaders (grade 6 & 7 boys)
  • Varsity Crusaders (grades 7 & 8 boys)
  • Developmental Lady Crusaders  (grades 4 & 5 girls)
  • Junior Varsity Lady Crusaders (grades 6 & 7 girls)
  • Varsity Lady Crusaders (grades 7 & 8 girls)
  • Cheerleaders (grades 5 through 8)
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St. Mary Catholic School Athletics Program

SMCS students also participate in community sports programs with other SMCS students.

  • Boys Soccer
  • Girls Soccer
  • Boys Lacrosse
  • Girls Lacrosse
  • Girls Softball

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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.