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1158 Bont Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

(925) 935-5054
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Grateful to: Teacher
November 19, 2015
To all the teachers and staff members. Thank you for helping my children grow and for partnering with me in Catholic education. Thank you.

- submitted by a parent
Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
November 19, 2015
The teachers genuinely care for each student. You can tell by their time, comments and dedication they give to each student.

- submitted by a parent
Develops empathy: Strongly agree
November 19, 2015
The school cares for all of its members and instills a sense of love and kindness for one another.

- submitted by a parent

February 25, 2015
From a student's perspective this school is awful. Send your child to WCI or Walnut Hights, but not here. I think this because it is a waste of money, and the reason parents pay for their kids to go here is because they want their kid to have a religious education right? But, surprisingly I have religion class about a few times a year. Also, teaching could me much better.

- submitted by a community member

September 20, 2014
Amazing place. You feel like it is a second home. Starting at the leadership all the way through the staff, the students and the families. Quality Catholic Education for sure.

- submitted by a parent

October 23, 2013
As a parent of three, I have found this school provides a challenging curriculum in an incredible Christ centered environment. Under the direction of Principal Suzanne Edwards, the school promotes an atmosphere of high achievement and personal respect where each child is valued and loved. They have a fantastic faculty who are exceedingly dedicated, highly effective, and extremely knowledgeable and current. Two of my children have gone on to excel in high school (one now in college) with the wonderful moral and academic foundation provided by St Mary's. Whereas no school is perfect, after 14 years here I can say this school continually works to improve and is an excellent place for our kids We are very happy parents.

- submitted by a parent

October 22, 2013
St Mary's is a top-notch school. It is both tremendous scholastically and environmentally. They are concerned with assisting your child his/her full academic potential - even if that means extra work outside of the classroom on the teacher's part. They are also very concerned about helping each child learn to set individual boundaries with peers and behave in a moral and socially appropriate fashion in a positive, reinforcing atmosphere.

- submitted by a parent

October 22, 2013
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception is an amazing school! We are a faith-filled community dedicated to learning and growing in God's love. Our students strive to be lifelong learners, independent thinkers, globally aware citizens, respectful individuals and thoughtful Catholic leaders. With support from our parents and guidance from our faculty and staff, St. Mary provides a positive environment for all children as they become active members of our ever changing world.

- submitted by a teacher

October 20, 2013
My son loves St. Mary School. He loves his teachers, his friends and the community, family feel the school has. The academics are rigorous and the Catholic values that are instilled into the everyday routines are why we choose St. Mary School for our son.

- submitted by a parent

October 18, 2013
We LOVE St. Mary school! I have a 7th grader and a 4th grader who look forward to school everyday! The wonderful teachers at St. Mary make learner fun while preparing our children to be lifelong learners! We love the wonderful community atmosphere that is lead by a fantastic principal! We couldn't be happier at St. Mary school!!

- submitted by a parent

October 08, 2013
St Mary's is an excellent school. I have two children at the school, one in 1st grade, and the other in 4th grade. The teachers are great and there is almost no turnover. The children are very high caliber and we enjoy the other parents and families. We have made many good friends. The principal is outstanding. The school offers many extracurricular activities, including scouts, sports, drama, choir, and others. Our children participate in many. We have plans to keep our children there through graduation. We are very proud to send our children to St Mary's and I highly recommend the school.

- submitted by a parent

September 11, 2013
Our son just entered 1st grade and we cannot be happier with the decision to enroll him at St. Mary's last year. Faculty and parental support is fantastic. Our schools "Faith Family" is a amazing peer mentoring program that helps the younger students get acclimated to their new school and St Mary Catholic Church activiites. Although faith-based around a Catholic education, I feel the school is more about empowering our children to be confident, academic and social individuals & citizens within our community.

- submitted by a parent

June 12, 2010
This school continues to improve--especially over the past three years under the leadership of a dynamic new principal. Strong teachers, and excellent, academic program in all areas, especially junior high. Math program has been greatly improved, and Algebra instruction is strong in 8th grade. Writing, vocabulary and English programs equally strong and students are well prepared for high school. Good, safe, academic and Christian environment. Bullying is NOT tolerated.

- submitted by a parent

April 18, 2007
This is a great school! My 3 children have been going there for 3 years. My oldest is in the my middle is in 5th and my youngest is in 3rd. They love it!

- submitted by a parent
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St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception School
1158 Bont Lane, Walnut Creek, CA  94596
(925) 935-5054
Last modified St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top