How To Apply to Saint Mary Academy
Thank you for your interest in Saint Mary Academy. Now that you have explored our website, we hope that you will pay us a visit and see first hand what our school is all about. Following are the steps in our admissions process.
Step 1 TOUR / INTERVIEW – Every family, including parent and prospective student, must have a personal interview/tour with Administration and/or Director of Admissions in order to learn more about the student. A classroom observation may be arranged at this time. Students in grades 3 and up will be strongly encouraged to come and spend a morning in school at SMA.
Step 2 APPLICATION – Please complete the application package in its entirety and submit to the school with appropriate deposit, application and necessary documents.
Application fee of $75.00 made payable to St. Mary Academy
Copy of Birth Certificate
Copy of Baptismal Certificate (Catholics only)
For Grades 1-8, please also include:
Report cards (most current)
Standardized test scores (if applicable)
IEP or 504 plan (if applicable).
Saint Mary Academy administers the PALS (Phonemic Awareness Literacy Screening) to all students entering Grades Kindergarten and 1.
STEP 3 ACCEPTANCE – Completed application packages are reviewed and families are notified of their status in writing. A letter is sent when an acceptance or denial decision has been made. St. Mary Academy’s admission is based on academic achievement (or potential), the qualities of each individual applicant, the determination of “fit” of school to child and child to school, and the availability of space at each grade level.
STEP 4 AFTER ACCEPTANCE – With your letter of acceptance, there will be additional items required, including a $250.00 deposit.
If you ever have any questions during the enrollment process, please do not hesitate to call us @ 603-742-3299.