Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Deirdre V. Cryor
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Religious affiliation Catholic (50% of student body)
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Block scheduling
Extended / longer school day
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
5
Music
including: Band
3
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Creative writing
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered French
Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
College / career center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 4 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Payment schedule Monthly
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Teaching credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 8
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 15
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 18

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Extracurriculars

13
Girls Sports
including: Golf
8
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
24
Clubs
including: Recycling club
Girls sports Basketball
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Diving
Field hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Clubs Art club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Habitat for Humanity
Homework help / Study buddy club
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Literary magazine
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
Mock trial competition club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Technology club
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools St. Mary's Academy
  St Annes Episcopal School
Students typically continue on to these schools St Annes Episcopal School
  Stanley British Primary School
  Blessed Sacrament Catholic School

Awards

Academic award 1st Place Rocky Mountain BEST Robotics
Year received 2015
Academic award 25 out of 25 AP Calculus Students receive 5's
Year received 2015

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Mandarin
French
Spanish
Staff details 88% of the high school staff have advanced degrees. The SMA Lower School has a Instructional Specialist to identify students who need extra support and work with those individuals to close the gap. Middle School teachers offer "office hours" to assist students with time management and organizational skills.

Neighborhood

Transportation details RTD bus stop is directly in front of the school. For all sports and field trips, students are transported by our activity buses.
Transportation options None

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details The best way to experience St. Mary’s Academy is to visit our campus. To apply families must complete the Application Form, Parent Comment Form, Student Essay Form, provide two Teacher Recommendations, and a Transcript & Record Request Form. High School applicants should register for the Placement Test at St. Mary's Academy High School on December 5, 2015.
Learn more Http://stmarys.academy/admissions/applying-to-st-marys-academy
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Recommendations
Transcript
Application submission begins 10/01/2015
Application deadline 01/15/2016
Application fee amount $60
Tuition range (low) $13,075
Tuition range (high) $17,350
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No