The mission of St. Mary’s School is to provide an environment that promotes Catholic Christian values for all. We work with parents, parish family, and the community at large to empower our students to recognize God’s presence in their daily lives, strive for academic excellence and become responsible lifelong learners.


St. Mary’s School is entrusted by The Church of the Assumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary of Morris to install in our students the Catholic faith. Through Catholic morals and values St. Mary’s School achieves a positive learning atmosphere for the development of the whole person. St. Mary’s School expresses the Catholic faith through classes, prayer, liturgical worship and Christian relationships. With up to date curriculum and technology, St. Mary’s School provides a differentiated rigorous academic experience for all. Students’ responsibility is fostered by promoting positive attitudes, acceptable behaviors, and an admirable work ethic. St. Mary’s School provides opportunities to facilitate growth toward a healthy self-image. A strong collaboration between students, parents, teachers, staff, parish and the larger community flourishes at St. Mary’s School. This bond promotes the dignity and well-being of each person.



1. St. Mary’s strives to build Faith Community through strengthening the Christian life style.
2. St. Mary’s strives to help students experience ongoing development of self-esteem through positive experiences.
3. St Mary’s endeavors to nurture open communication among parents, staff, students, parish and civic community.


Our Christ-centered community expresses faith built in prayer, liturgical worship and Christian living. St. Mary’s provides opportunities and situations to facilitate growth toward a positive and healthy self image. St. Mary’s continues the close bond between families, school staff, students, parish and civic communities.
St. Mary’s provides a quality total curriculum.