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2306 East Meadowlark Road
Derby, KS 67037

(316) 788-3151
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September 12, 2015
Terrible experience. They do not represent catholic values at all. When I enrolled they pressured me to fill out the reduced lunch program application. She said," we get more money from the state and we LOVE that!" That sums it up. From pornographic books to middle school teachers pushing a leftist agenda this place is losing good families fast.

- submitted by a community member
Grateful to: Teacher
September 12, 2015
Mrs. Zeller is by far the best teacher in this school. She is very compassionate, strong in the faith, and a great role model.

- submitted by a community member

March 23, 2015
I am comforted with the safety in private schools accredited with the teaching of faith and respect towards one another. Not only does St Mary's prepare students for the standardized state tests, they achieve more. The school is from K-8th with a grade level size of approximately 34-45 students. There is a school nurse, enrichment teacher, art teacher, music and band teacher with plans to add to the staff. Kindergarten has two teachers and many others have an aide. Parents appreciate the school and are dedicated to the success so in turn donate precious volunteer hours. The building design is fantastic with three hallways separating preschool-2nd, 3rd-5th, and 6th-8th. When deciding which school is best for your child, take a tour of St. Mary's, you will be impressed. Only in Kansas will you find the tuition based on tithing. It is a way of life that Kansans live and appreciate, and that is what makes this school successful.

- submitted by a parent

June 22, 2014
As a parent of 5 and who has 3 children attending St.Mary's. I would say I could think of a better school to send my kids to. After being in the public schools around our area, I know we made the right choice to send our kids to St.Mary's.

- submitted by a parent

February 13, 2014
This School. Does NOT represent Catholic values. If your child is not a straight A student or has a learning disability , medical condition, forget it. They only want the best for the State Assessments and to look good. Children are bullied and made to feel like they are nothing unless they are perfect. Many good families have left the school and church over this. The principal and very few teachers try but they are ran over by the rest. I strongly urge you to go to other Catholic school.

- submitted by a community member

August 09, 2009
This school is full of bullying & the administration does nothing. Good test score don't mean anything if your child is not safe in the school. It is sad that so many good involved families have left over the last 3-4 years while the bullies remain. I strongly urge you to look at other Catholic schools.

- submitted by a parent

May 31, 2008
The perfect blend of academics and faith. Students are expected to excel not only academically but within their Catholic faith. The staff truly care about each student and parent involvement is not only welcome but encouraged.

- submitted by a parent

August 11, 2005
I cannot tell you how pleased we are with St. Mary school. The entire staff treats each student as a member of the family. Students are expected to respect and encourage their fellow students and it shows at every school assembly. The staff from the principal to the maintenance staff consider their work a vocation not a job. The academics is outstanding, every grade reaching the Standard of Excellence, but the true measure of the school is the Christ-like atmosphere exhuded throughout the school every day.

- submitted by a parent
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St Mary Parish Catholic School
2306 East Meadowlark Road, Derby, KS  67037
(316) 788-3151
Last modified St Mary Parish Catholic School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
St Mary Parish Catholic School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 15 reviews. Top